Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Traffic Signals Courses

 

traffic engineering workers

Course descriptions

Signal and Lighting Certification

February 14-15, 2023
April 25-26, 2023

Cost

$350.00 certification per person
Online registration will be posted in mid December 2022.

Description

This two-day course includes review of contract documents, Gopher State One Call procedures, staking traffic signals, installation of traffic signal and lighting components above and underground, final inspection of electrical systems, activating traffic signals and roadway lighting systems, as-built plans. This course is designed to educate participants on MnDOT standard procedures for traffic signal and lighting system inspection and construction. This class comes with 12 PDH (Professional Development Hours), 16 IMSA (International Municipal Signal Association) credits and 8 MnDLI Electrical/Elevator continuing education credits.

Audience

State, county, city, contractors, and consultants involved with the construction and inspection of MnDOT Traffic Signals and Lighting systems.

Location

TBA

Signal and Lighting Recertification

Web-based eLearning course

Cost

$250.00 recertification per person

Description

This course is to review and stay up to date on the latest changes in technology, components, contract documents, and construction procedures for MnDOT traffic control signals and lighting systems. The course is designed for those whose MnDOT Signal and Lighting certification is still valid but near expiration and allows them to maintain their certification for an additional 5 years. This is a web-based eLearning course with self-paced modules. Each student will need to complete a 60 question test that requires a 70 percent score to be recertified. There is no time limit for completing the individual modules. eLearning is an asynchronous self-directed online class using the internet and a computer or tablet to complete the course work.

Audience

State, county, city, contractors and consultants whose signal and lighting certification is due for renewal.

Location

Web-based eLearning course

The eLearning course will be available February through May 2023. Registration information to be announced in January 2023.

Questions

Contact Kelly Franco