Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Traffic Signals Courses

 

traffic engineering workers

Course descriptions

Signal and Lighting Certification

Schedule

  • Jan. 12-13, 2016, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Feb. 23-24, 2016, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • April 26-27, 2016, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Description

This two-day course includes review of contract documents, Gopher 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 (docx)

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

  • Jan. 14, 2016, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Feb. 25, 2016, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • March 29, 2016, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • April 28, 2016, 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(docx)

Audience

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

Location

MnDOT Training and Conference Center in Shoreview

Signal and Lighting Certification/Recertification Class Registration

Signal and Lighting Certification/Recertification Class Registration Form Only (docx)

Cost

  • $150.00 Recertification per person - $250.00 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:
    Gaylene Bissonette
    Minnesota Department of Transportation - MS 635
    395 John Ireland Boulevard
    St. Paul, Minnesota 55155

MnDOT registrants

  • Obtain supervisor’s approval before registration.
  • Register through your EDS no later than two weeks prior to your preferred date.
  • GFS Payment Information: Agency: T79, Fund: 200, Org: 8405, Job:T07001 Activity Code: 0600, Approp: 023, Rev Source: 8700, and Subrev: 60
  • EDSs must enter PV/Transaction # when enrolling employee in ECMS.

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