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Minnesota Crossing Guard Training

Welcome to the Minnesota Crossing Guard Training! Thank you for helping students around Minnesota to safely walk and bicycle to school!

To complete the Minnesota Crossing Guard Training, click on the first module below. At the end of each module, return to this page.

Continue clicking to complete each module.

You can pause at any time and return to this page in the future.The last module is a knowledge assessment. If you pass the knowledge assessment, you will receive a certificate of completion.

It is recommended that crossing guards practice the crossing procedures covered in this training in real-world conditions before their first shift working with children.

Module 1: Why Crossing Guards are Needed (7 Minutes)
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Module 2: Crossing Guard Roles & Conduct (7 Minutes)
Module 2: Crossing Guard Roles and Conduct
Module 3: Traffic Laws and School Zones (9 Minutes)
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Module 4: Crossing Guard Equipment and Post Preparation (8 Minutes)
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Module 5: Crossing Protocols (8 Minutes)
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Module 6: Pedestrian Traffic Hazards (10 Minutes)
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Module 7: Knowledge Assessment (10 Minutes)
Photo of Module 7: Knowledge AssessmentCrossing Guard Quick Reference Guide: This resource provides a summary of important points for crossing guards to remember.