Traffic Control Person Training (Flagging)

Course Info
A Flagger, or a Traffic Control Person (TCP), is responsible to provide
safe traffic control for motorists, pedestrians, and workers. ProSafe
offers the official certification program set by the BC Construction
Safety Alliance (BCCSA).

The BCCSA’s course for TCPs consists of classroom & practical training
and is the only program accepted by WorkSafe BC under Section 18 of the
Occupational Health and Safety Regulation for high-risk traffic control
.

Key Contents

  • Roles & responsibilities of TCPs, employers & supervisors

  • Regulations & standards, including those set out by the Ministry of Transportation, WorkSafeBC & the Motor Vehicle Act

  • Traffic control equipment & devices, including personal protective equipment

  • Setting up, maintaining & removing work zones

  • Working around equipment

  • Basic & advanced traffic control skills

 

Course Duration

  • 2 days (8 hours, both days)

  • The first day is spent in the
    classroom understanding the rules and regulations of traffic control.
    The second day reviews more theory, and then a written exam. After the
    exam, participants begin the practical portion of the program outside

 

Language

  • English (good command of spoken and written English)
  • It is recommended that participants registering have an English Level
    greater than or equivalent to Grade 10 English (British Columbia School
    System)

  • Translators are not permitted 

 

Course Requirement

TCPs should be physically and mentally prepared to do the required work, and should exhibit these characteristics:

  • good vision

  • good hearing

  • alertness and mature judgement

  • intelligence and common sense

  • pleasant, cooperative disposition

  • sense of responsibility for the safety of workers and the public

 

What to Bring

  • Photo identification

  • CSA approved steel-toed boots with a minimum 6-inch ankle protection

  • High Visible Vest (Must be Class 2)

  • Clothing to protect you from the weather

  • Work gloves are recommended

  • Pen and highlighter

 

Certificate

To successfully complete the course, the participant must pass both the
open book written exam (40 multiple choice & True/False questions)
with a minimum of 80% & the practical evaluation with 100%. Upon
successful completion of the exam, you will be issued a temporary
certificate by the invigilator, which is valid for 3 months from date of
issue. the temporary certificate will be followed within 6-8 weeks by a
new permanent photo ID card. Records of completion are provided by the
BCCSA and are valid for 3 years.

 

Course Price

  • $260.00 + GST

 

Campus

  • Surrey / Abbotsford / Port Coquitlam / Burnaby / Richmond

 

Course Dates

Venue :

Event Venue Date Description
Traffic Control Person Training (Flagging) – July 05/06, 2022 (Tuesday/Wednesday) – Port Coquitlam Port Coquitlam (1525 Broadway St, Unit 101, Port Coquitlam, BC V3C 6P6)
  • July 5, 2022 8:00 am
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Traffic Control Person Training (Flagging) – July 11/12, 2022 (Monday/Tuesday) – Abbotsford Abbotsford Campus ( 31838 South Fraser Way, Unit 202, Abbotsford, BC V2T 1V3)
  • July 11, 2022 8:00 am
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Traffic Control Person Training (Flagging) – July 13/14, 2022 (Wednesday/Thursday) – Burnaby Burnaby Campus (5151 Canada Way, Unit 100, Burnaby, BC V5E 3N1)
  • July 13, 2022 8:00 am
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Traffic Control Person Training (Flagging) – July 21/22, 2022 (Thursday/Friday) -Surrey Surrey Campus (8433 132 Street, Unit 208, Surrey, BC V3W 4N8)
  • July 21, 2022 8:30 am
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Traffic Control Person Training (Flagging) – August 08/09, 2022 (Monday/Tuesday) – Port Coquitlam Port Coquitlam (1525 Broadway St, Unit 101, Port Coquitlam, BC V3C 6P6)
  • August 8, 2022 8:00 am
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Traffic Control Person Training (Flagging) – August 16/17, 2022 (Tuesday/Wednesday) – Abbotsford Abbotsford Campus ( 31838 South Fraser Way, Unit 202, Abbotsford, BC V2T 1V3)
  • August 16, 2022 8:00 am
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Traffic Control Person Training (Flagging) – August 18/19, 2022 (Thursday/Friday) – Burnaby Burnaby Campus (5151 Canada Way, Unit 100, Burnaby, BC V5E 3N1)
  • August 18, 2022 8:00 am
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Traffic Control Person Training (Flagging) – August 18/19, 2022 (Thursday/Friday) -Surrey Surrey Campus (8433 132 Street, Unit 208, Surrey, BC V3W 4N8)
  • August 18, 2022 8:30 am
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