Flagger Training

Course Schedules:
Duration 4 hours
Certificate No expiry
Course Description:

The Advantage Learning Solutions Inc. Flag Person Training is an ACSA (Alberta Construction Safety Association) certified course. The course focuses on roadway work zone safety and it addresses practical approaches to recognizing and controlling hazards in the work zone.

Flaggers are responsible for the public safety and make the greatest number of contacts with the public of all highway workers and must be trained in safe traffic control practices and public contact techniques. Flaggers are also responsible for protecting themselves, work crews, motor vehicles, equipment operators, pedestrians and equipment. The Course provides Flaggers with the basic knowledge, information and awareness to perform their jobs safely.

Topics Covered:
  • Legislation, contracts & policies
  • Equipment and Apparel
  • Positioning
  • Practices and Procedures
  • Communication with the motoring public
Evaluation:
  • Knowledge testing, including a written exam.