Basic Worksite Traffic Management (BWTM) and Traffic Control (TC)
Aim of this Course / Target Group
This course provides the skills and knowledge required to safely implement a traffic management plan for works on roads and to safely and efficiently control traffic in a variety of situations. It has been designed to address the requirements for persons seeking MainRoads WA accreditation for Basic Worksite Traffic Management (BWTM) and Traffic Control (TC). This course is suitable for anyone required to work on, or near Western Australian roads, who are required to read, interpret, implement traffic management plans and control traffic.
Please note: As this two and a half day program includes the mandatory practical exercises, successful participants will receive their MRWA accreditation at the conclusion of the course. Other training companies require candidates to complete a logbook or come back at additional cost to complete these exercises.
At the completion of the combined Basic Worksite Traffic Management (BWTM) and Traffic Control program you will have gained an understanding of the relevant State and Territory traffic management legislation and be able to demonstrate the required level of skills and knowledge in relation to;
- Requirements set down by the Manual for Uniform Traffic Control Devices
- Traffic management plans, signs and devices
- Site and equipment safety requirements
- Site isolation and traffic control responsibilities and authorities
- Hazard identification, job safety analysis and safe work method statements
- Basic signalling, traffic controlling and radio operations
Knowledge based questionnaires and practical demonstration
Must have current or previous evidence of holding a valid motor vehicle drivers licence (not a Permit), Construction Induction Whitecard and basic English literacy skills
Academic Award & Recognition
Upon successful completion participants will be issued with MAIN ROADS WA accreditation and the following Statements of Attainment which will be recognised nationally
- RIIWHS302D Implement traffic management plan
- RIIWHS205D Control traffic with stop-slow bat
- RIICOM201D Communicate in the workplace
- RIIWHS201D Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures
What To Wear
All course participants are required to wear appropriate work attire. Whilst closed in shoes are a minimum requirement for attendance on any course, steel capped safety boots are required for practical exercises on day 2 of the course.
Morning Tea & Lunch
Feel free to grab a tea or coffee before the course starts and during the course breaks. All participants will be offered morning/ afternoon tea and for those attending full day courses lunch is provided (an assortment of sandwiches and hot finger foods).
Persons with special dietary requirements should cater for their personal needs.
$472.50 This subsidy is available to eligible participants only.
The Construction Training Fund provides funding support for training of eligible workers in the construction industry. We acknowledge the support of the Construction Training Fund in reducing the costs of training for eligible workers.