Control Traffic with Stop Slow Bat
To become an accredited Traffic Controller in Queensland, you must complete an approved traffic controller training course, delivered by a Department of Transport and Main Roads approved training provider.
Please read the following Department of Transport and Main Roads, information and fact sheets prior to booking to ensure that you will be eligible to apply for the Traffic Controller Accreditation:
Information Sheet – Medical Fitness
Information Sheet – How to become an Accredited Traffic Controller
Traffic Controller Offence History and Checking process
Approved Traffic Controller course information and frequently asked questions
These information and fact sheets can be accessed by clicking here: Traffic Controller Accreditation Scheme
This course provides training for those who are required to control traffic with a stop-slow bat. Participants will gain the knowledge and skills required to perform traffic control safely for coworkers and the public.
On successful completion of this course including the practical component, you will be required to complete the F4115 – Traffic Controller Accreditation Application (download here) and additional documentation to apply for accreditation as a Traffic Controller with the Department of Transport and Main Roads.
- Legislative framework and compliance requirements
- Risk management
- Planning and preparing to control traffic
- Traffic control operating procedures
- Removing or covering signs when not controlling traffic
- Reporting incidents
- Worksite safety procedures
- Classroom participation
- Written assessment and practical exercise
- A Statement of Attendance is issued after successful completion of the Theory component of the course.
Part 2 – Practical Training (20 hours onsite placement)
- One on one mentoring by an experienced traffic controller on live worksite
- Participants are required to complete a minimum of 20 hours practical experience before being assessed
- Final onsite assessment conducted by a qualified assessor
- Long pants
- Long sleeved shirt
- Steel capped boots
- Hold a QLD White Card (Construction Induction card)
- Driver’s licence (have held an open or provisional driver license other than a learners within the last 5 years)