Level 2/3 Non-Practicing Site Traffic Management Supervisor (L2-3 NP-STMS)

Book your Level 2/3 Non-Practising STMS workshop online for Auckland and Wellington. This two-day workshop provides in-depth training on Temporary Traffic Management (TTM) safe working practices, standards, and operating procedures for worksites on Level 2 and 3 roads.

This workshop is no longer running and has been replaced by Site Traffic Management Specialist - Universal (STMS-U) and STMS Cat A/B Non-Practising (Combined) and STMS Cat C Non-Practising.


How it works:

  1. Check that you are eligible to attend the Level 2/3NP STMS workshop using the prerequisites guide here .
  2. Register online through our easy booking system
  3. Receive instant confirmation of placement on the workshop, joining instructions and reminders
  4. Attend the workshop
  5. Receive a temporary wallet sized warrant card and PDF certificate emailed to you on completion as evidence of qualification
  6. We register you with Waka Kotahi, NZ Transport Agency who will send you the official STMS Warrant card

Who should attend:

  • Traffic Management Plan (TMP) Designers
  • TTM Operations Managers
  • Road Controlling Authority personnel (RCA) and Traffic Management Coordinators (TMCs)
  • Planners, project managers, consultants, surveyors, engineers, auditors
  • Road workers who wish to gain the Level 2/3 Practising STMS warrant

Workshop Prerequisites:

  • You must hold a Level 1 STMS warrant or have been a Level 2/3NP STMS at any time in the past
  • Your Level 1 STMS warrant must be current (cannot be expired) – if it is expired you must first complete a refresher and then you can do the Level 2/3NP STMS workshop.
  • See  traffic controllers prerequisite guide .
  • You can check your current qualification here on the public CoPTTM search: https://copttm.nzta.govt.nz/publicsearch.jsp


  • 2-Day Workshop
  • Schedule: 0800 AM – 4:00 PM (generally)
  • 8 hours each day (including breaks)
  • Generally weekdays, however if you have a group we can organise weekend or after hours workshops specifically for you.

Pricing and Payment:

As of 1st of May 2020

  • $600.00 + GST ($690.00 including) per person
  • Group discounts are available, if you have several workers requiring training give us a call or email.
  • If you are a recruitment agency or will have on-going registrations please give us a call or email to discuss options.
  • We have three payment options:
    • Credit card
    • Bank transfer
    • Invoice
  • All workshops must be paid for prior to attending unless you have an arrangement with us.

What is included at the workshop:

  • Lunch
  • Tea and Coffee
  • Temporary warrant card for use as evidence of qualification
  • PDF certificate emailed following workshop completion
  • Samsung tablet to use with workshop material (you may bring your own laptop or device to load CoPTTM onto)

Workshop content:

  • Gain in-depth knowledge on Level 2 and 3 roads
  • Application of Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 in a Temporary Traffic Management Context
  • Legal requirements of roadwork sites
  • Develop a consistent approach to traffic control
  • Analyse Traffic Management Plans in relation to various roading situations
  • Apply the planning and setting up of roadwork sites to actual roading situations
  • Produce a Traffic Management Plan (TMP)
  • Sign selection, placement, Safe Operating Procedures and worksite protection for Level 2 and 3 roads
  • Audit procedures for Level 2 and 3 roads
  • How to work with local authorities such as  Auckland Transport
  • How to apply for a CAR or WAP


  • Initial evaluation test to check the attendees ability to navigate CoPTTM
  • Six open book tests on each covering each section of CoPTTM
  • TMP Design Tests
  • Pass Rate: 60% or more in each test to pass


  • Qualified trainers who are industry experts will facilitate the workshop
  • The workshop is delivered through a PowerPoint presentation
  • Interactive with plenty of opportunity for discussion and questions
  • Large open plan room with air-conditioning

Workshop Qualification:

Evidence of qualification is extremely important, especially for those who need to provide proof of qualification for jobs or contract work.

Following the workshop you will receive:

  • A wallet sized temporary warrant card approved by Auckland Transport / Waka Kotahi
    • This serves as temporary proof of qualification until the Waka Kotahi card arrives
    • This will include your name, date of attendance and the trainer’s information.
  • Certificate for completion of workshop - no waiting around for days for your certificate to be sent out, our system will automatically create and send it to you.
  • Dedicated administrators for your registration to send out your registration to Waka Kotahi within 48 hours.
  • Waka Kotahi takes 8 to 12 weeks to send your warrant card
  • Your Level 2/3 NP STMS qualification is valid for 3 years from the date of the workshop.

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