Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Flagger training information

This course is used to qualify contractor's personnel to train employees to act as flaggers on MnDOT construction projects. Attendees will meet requirement of the new MnDOT flagger training language contained in the traffic control special provision of selected jobs. Their names will be placed on the MnDOT Qualified Flagger Trainer database for five years and will meet requirements for future projects. The course includes review of Field Manual flagger requirements and related layout, discussion of safe practices, flagger attire, and flagger responsibilities.