Level 1 Basic Traffic Controller (TC)

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Who should attend:

  • Those requiring knowledge of or need to take control of Temporary Traffic Management working at a Level 1 roadworks site
  • Example: Consultants, Developers, Project Managers, Engineers. Workers from Civil, Utilities, Communications or Assets industries
  • Those who need to refresh their Traffic Control Warrant


  • 1 Day – 8 Hours including lunch and breaks
  • Generally starting at 8:00 am and finishing around 4:30 pm


  • $259.00 + GST per/person ($297.85.00 including GST)
  • Includes:
    • Tea, coffee, lunch
    • A temporary ID card
    • No hidden costs
  • If you are a repeat customer please enquire about group rates/bulk rates and we can provide you preferred supplier rate


  • No Prerequisite

Course Content:

  • The course begins with an introduction to the CoPTTM
  • Authorities and responsibilities of a Traffic Controller
  • Equipment and signs used at road work sites
  • Operate as a Manual Traffic Controller (MTC) – Stop/Go
  • Static worksites and layout distances (where to place signs)
  • Mobile operations (how to set up a worksite or carry out inspection activities)
  • A run through of documentation used at TTM worksites like the On-Site Record

NZQA Unit Standards:

  •  If you would like to gain NZQA credits on your record of achievement, please let us know on the day of your course and we will issue you a workbook to complete in your own time.