PREPARE WORKZONE TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT PLAN

The duration of this training course is for three days of theory and interactive workshopping for all students. This course requires attendance and participation in a training program delivered by our qualified traffic management plans expert. After their course attendance students will be required to submit three separate assignments and be deemed competent for each. Specific instruction will be given on diagram development if requested.NRTColourLogo-tmp-v1.00

Nationally recognised units of competency covered in this course:
RIICWD503D Prepare work zone traffic management plan

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  • The following topics are covered by this course:
  • Australian Standard 1742.3: Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Devices, Part 3: Traffic Control Devices for Works on Roads
  • Relevant State Traffic Management, Code of Practice
  • Legislation and regulation applicable to traffic management plans
  • Risk assessment of work sites
  • Evaluation of options for traffic management plan
  • Correct application of TMP geometrics
  • Interpretation and analysis of data
  • Evaluation of network capacity
  • Calculations of flow rates, capacity and percentages
  • Preparation of traffic control diagrams
  • Identification of Key Information for the works
  • Road system features
  • Works Traffic Management
  • Hazard identification and Risk Assessment for works on roads
  • Job Safety Analysis / Safe work method statement
  • Identification of Key Information for the works
  • Road system features
  • Works Traffic Management
  • Speed Buffer Zones
  • Correct use of “Speed Ahead” signs
  • Determination of approach speed for the works “D”metres
  • Components of a Work Site
  • Taper Lengths – Diverge, Merge, Stepped Multilane, End Tapers and when TC operating
  • Spacing of Minor Traffic Control Devices – Cones and Bollards
  • Signs Selection including Multi Message Sign
  • Sign Distances
  • Traffic Controller requirements
  • Sign and sight configuration for TC operation
  • Pedestrian Control
  • Detours – Open and Closed
  • Preparation of TMP documentation
  • Preparation of cost estimates
  • Preparation of application documentation for consent
  • Performance review of plan

 

The duration of this training course is for three days of theory and interactive workshopping for all students. This course requires attendance and participation in a training program delivered by our qualified traffic management plans expert. The three days of training will be conducted face to face and each participant is required to produce a series of work zone traffic management plans in the twelve weeks following the face to face delivery. Specific instruction will be given on diagram development if requested.

There are no defined course prerequisites; however it is recommended that students have completed the Traffic Control Roadwork Signing and Safety course prior to undertaking this course and one year’s demonstrable experience working as a traffic controller. Students must be able to read and understand the English language and be able to undertake some basic arithmetic.

Successful students will be awarded a Statement of Attainment for the course undertaken.

These courses are presented at various locations nationally, or they can be presented at client locations for groups or companies with a specific requirement or a viable quantity to a maximum of 20 persons.

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