Traffic Controller Course

Course Information

  • DELIVERY: Face to Face Training
  • COST: $335
  • DURATION: 2 Days Courses

Practical Assessment is on separate day 4 hours

  • LOCATION: 3/14-16 Marjorie Street, Sefton NSW 2162
  • COMBO PRICE: Implement Traffic Control AND Traffic Controller  (Only $ 570- 2 Days Training)

Course Description

This course addresses the skills and knowledge for those responsible for stopping and starting traffic in temporary traffic management using a stop/slow bat or boom gate.This program is a good entry point for those wishing to establish themselves into the traffic control/management industry.

This course does not qualify a participant to set up or work with traffic control plans.

To obtain a SafeWork NSW Traffic Control Work Training (TCWT) card, training and assessment must be carried out by a SafeWork approved training provider.

The following units are included as part of the Implement Traffic Control Plans (IMP) course:
• RIICOM201E Communicate in the workplace
• RIIWHS201E Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures
• RIIWHS206 Control traffic with portable traffic control devices and temporary traffic signs
• RIIWHS205E Control traffic with stop-slow bat

Entry Requirements

  • Be at least 18 years of age.
  • Successfully complete the enrolment process including LLN assessment.
  • Hold 100 points of ID as per SafeWork NSW identification checklist
  • Must hold CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

SafeWork NSW Conditions for Assessment

  • Able to produce 100 points as per the SafeWork NSW identification checklist.
  • These documents must be supplied to the trainer on the first day of training. Failure to supply the required documents will result in exclusion from the course and rebooking fees will apply.
  • Failure to produce 100 points of identification with original documents will result in you being asked to re schedule


The total duration 2 Days. Training and Assessment & Practical Live Assessment are conducted

Training Overview

  • Day 1-Theory questionnaires and group activities
  • Day 2-Minimum practical implementation using full scale devices and vehicles in controlled and safe environments.


Note: Live Practical Assessment Day: wear suitable work boots, long trousers, long sleeved shirt, hat and a high visibility vest ( or shirt) for all Practical and Live Assessments.

Vocational Outcome

  • Stop/direct road users using a stop/slow bat, portable traffic light or boom gate
  • Monitor traffic with portable traffic control devices and temporary traffic sign
  • Maintain traffic incident reports
  • Stop/direct road users using stop/slow bat and understand stopping sight distances.
  • Understand the traffic Guidance Schemes (TGSs) also known as traffic Management Plans (TMPs) for the site.
  • Conform to traffic control policy and procedures
  • Use communication methods such as two-way radio
  • Classroom activities.
  • Theory questionnaires and group activities.
  • Minimum practical traffic control simulation using scale devices and vehicles in controlled and safe environments


  • Statement of Completion approved from SafeWork NSW is valid for 90 Days.During this time,you will be required to complete a Workplace Live Practical Assessment to receive your SafeWork  NSW Traffic Control Work ( TCWT) Card

You will receive Nationally recognized Statement of Attainment of the following units of Competencies:

  • RIIWHS201E Work safely and follow WHS policies and work procedures
  • RIICOM201E Communicate in the workplace
  • RIIWHS205E Control traffic with a stop-slow bat
  • RIIWHS206 Control traffic with portable traffic control devices and temporary traffic Signs

Fees and Charges

  • Group discounts apply
  • Refund and fee protection policy – Please refer to the student handbook


Other Charges; Certificate Reissuance; $50 per item.