About this Event
The 4 Hour Flagger course covers safe flagging techniques as per New York State Department of Transportation and the National Safety Council. The topics discussed in this course include construction site safety, roadway safety, and the proper use of flagmen through an understanding of flagging procedures and proper use of required equipment. This certification is good for 4 years, as per the National Safety Council (NSC).
Course handouts, test, videos, PowerPoint presentations, instructor evaluation sheet, attendance sign-in sheets. *Please note: Administrative fees, course materials, and certificates are included in the course fee. Extra booklets, certificate replacements, and the mailing out of certificates are available for an additional fee.*
Methods of Instruction:
A combination of lectures, PowerPoint presentations, open discussions, hands-on activities, and testing will be used throughout this course.
Upon completion of this course, students shall be able to:
Understand the necessity for the use of traffic controls and when to utilize them.
Have the ability to safely flag pedestrians and construction vehicles on and off active construction sites.
Understand the responsibilities to safely conduct and provide traffic control to regulate traffic and pedestrian traffic in and around construction sites.
Understand and be able to utilize safety equipment and systems to insure safety when using traffic controls.
In order to receive a certificate/card for the course, students must:
Be able to clearly communicate with the instructor and complete all paperwork in the language the course is delivered. No personal interpreters permitted.
Complete all required paperwork: registration, evaluation, attendance, etc.
Attend all required hours of the course. Any make up sessions must be completed within six months from the course start date.
Participate during class activities and reviews.
Complete tests with a passing grade of 70%.
No exceptions will be made. No partial credit awarded for any course.
Please be advised that certificates/cards will not be released until balance has been paid in full. Payments can be made with cash, check, money order, or debit/credit card.
Course Length: 4hr