Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Traffic Signals Courses

 

traffic engineering workers

Course descriptions

Signal and Lighting Certification

Schedule

  • January 10-11, 2017, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • February 14-15, 2017, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • April 25-26, 2017, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Description

This two-day course includes review of contract documents, Gopher State One Call procedures, staking traffic signals, installation of traffic signal and lighting components above and underground, final inspection of electrical systems, activating traffic signals and roadway lighting systems, as-built plans. This course is designed to educate participants on MnDOT standard procedures for traffic signal and lighting system inspection and construction. This class comes with 12 PDH (Professional Development Hours), 16 IMSA (International Municipal Signal Association) credits and 8 MnDLI Electrical/Elevator continuing education credits. See course announcement for more information and registration form (Word)

Audience

State, county, city, contractors, and consultants involved with the construction and inspection of MnDOT Traffic Signals and Lighting systems.

Location

MnDOT Training and Conference Center in Shoreview

Signal and Lighting Recertification

Schedule

  • January 12, 2017, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • February 16, 2017, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • April 27, 2017, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Description

This one-day course includes the latest changes in technology, signal and lighting hardware, specifications and procedures. See course announcement for more information and registration form (Word)

Audience

State, county, city, contractors and consultants whose signal and lighting certification is due for renewal.

Location

MnDOT Training and Conference Center in Shoreview

 

Cost

  • $250.00 recertification per person/$350.00 certification per person

Non-MnDOT registrants

  • Send one registration form for each applicant. Rank applicants if sending more than one person.
  • Registration forms and payment must be received no later than two weeks prior to your preferred dates.
  • Send completed registration forms with payment to:
    Norm Plasch
    Minnesota Department of Transportation - MS 200
    395 John Ireland Boulevard
    St. Paul, Minnesota 55155

MnDOT registrants

  • Obtain supervisor’s approval before registration.
  • Register through your TDS no later than two weeks prior to your preferred date.
  • Journal Voucher: Agency T79, Fund 2000, Fin Dept ID T7938401, Project Number T07001SL
    Source Code 0600, Approp T790234,  Rev Source 513304
  • TDS's must enter PV/Transaction number when enrolling employee in Pathlore.

Confirmation

  • Confirmation will be sent to paid registrants. Class size is limited, so early registration is recommended.
  • YOU ARE NOT REGISTERED UNTIL CONFIRMATION IS RECEIVED