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Traffic Control Person Online Course


Ensure that your employees have the knowledge and skills to work in temporary traffic control environments in a safe manner by signing up for our Traffic Control Person Course. This Online TCP course certifies that participants understand proper hand signaling, job site safety and preparation, personal protective equipment, and their roles and responsibilities. We ensure that our Traffic Control Person Course Online offers the most updated study materials and latest information for all participants. This course is written to comply with the Ontario Traffic Manual - Book 7 - Temporary Conditions

Fulfill the Legal Requirements for Working in Temporary Traffic Control Environments

This Online Traffic Control Person Training Course, will teach workers:

  • Required safety equipment
  • Proper use of hand signalling
  • Stop and slow signs
  • Personal protection equipment (PPE)
  • Supervisor and worker duties
  • Job site and job preparation
  • Traffic control placement
  • Responsibilities and authority

Duration of Traffic Flagger Online Training Course

The Traffic Control Person Training Course takes approximately 60 minutes to complete.


Participants in the Traffic Control Person Course Online will be assessed by a test after viewing the course material. Participants must achieve a mark of 80% or higher to earn their certificate of completion. Those that do not reach the required mark will be allowed to repeat the course two additional times. Supplemental materials necessary to complete this course can be accessed online.

Certificate of Completion

Participants who successfully pass the Traffic Control Person Training Online will earn a certificate of completion which they can print out or download and keep for their records.

This course will ensure workers know:

  1. What clothing will meet CAN/CSA Z96-09 guidelines
  2. How to communicate with other workers safely
  3. Traffic Safety
  4. How to stay safe

More Information:

Traffic Control Person Tips:

You must have a traffic control plan for inside the work zone that manages the flow of heavy equipment, construction vehicles, and workers.
  • Properly Control Traffic
  • Create Separate Work Areas
  • Wear Proper Safety Equipment
  • Be Aware of Your Surroundings
  • Avoid Blind Spots
  • Stay Hydrated
  • Have a Competent Person on Hand
  • Start Each Work Day with a Safety Meeting
  • Have a Site Specific Safety Plan

IHSA Handbook for Construction Traffic Control Persons

IHSA Traffic Control Overview