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Work Zone Traffic Management Refresher

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RIIWHS205D Control Traffic with Stop/Slow bat
RIIWHS302D Implement Traffic Management Plan

Update your DPTI issued Work Zone Traffic Management licence before your three year expiry!

Work Zone Traffic Management involves the management of traffic through, around and past roadwork sites whilst balancing the safety needs of both workers and road users such as drivers, cyclists and pedestrians.

In South Australia, the Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure (DPTI) govern the safe undertaking of Work Zone Traffic Management. 
DPTI require you to undertake a refresher course every three years.
At all times whilst workers are present at a worksite at least one worker must carry a current Work Zone Traffic Management accreditation card.


This course is designed to give participants the skills and knowledge to correctly install signs at road works, apply worker safety, and maintain smooth traffic flow.

Course Outcomes
  • Plan and prepare
  • Co-ordinate traffic
  • Operate radio
  • Set out the traffic guidance scheme
  • Monitor traffic guidance scheme
  • Close down traffic guidance scheme
  • Clean up
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a Statement of Attainment and a DPTI issued Work Zone Traffic Management Card for South Australia.
  • Classroom participation
  • Written and verbal assessment
  • Practical assessment
  • One day (8 hours)
Entry requirements
  • Entrants must already hold RIIWHS205D Control traffic with stop slow bat and RIIWHS302D Implement traffic management plan and bring their original statements of attainment to the course for verification.  Failure to provide original documents before course commencement will mean you will not be able to attend the course.
  • Entrants will need a level of language and literacy skills to enable them to meet the requirements of the course.
  • Civil Train recommends year 10 school completion or equivalent as a guide to the level required for short courses

Enclosed, safety footwear, long pants and long sleeved shirts with hi-vis are required.  Other sites may have other requirements which will be confirmed at the time of booking.  Failure to wear correct PPE may prevent the participant from completing the practical training and/or assessment.

Please note DPTI no longer provides printed copies of the Field Guide and SA Standards.  You can download electronic versions here


Civil Train SA Pre Enrolment Brochure

Work Zone Traffic Management Refresher Course Information Brochure




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Course Dates

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Start Date End Date Location Cost
Wed 2nd Oct 2019 at 8:00AM Wed 2nd Oct 2019 Adelaide from $305.00 Register
Fri 18th Oct 2019 at 8:00AM Fri 18th Oct 2019 Adelaide from $305.00 Register
Wed 30th Oct 2019 at 8:00AM Wed 30th Oct 2019 Adelaide from $305.00 Register
Thu 14th Nov 2019 at 8:00AM Thu 14th Nov 2019 Adelaide from $305.00 Register
Wed 27th Nov 2019 at 8:00AM Wed 27th Nov 2019 Adelaide from $305.00 Register
Wed 11th Dec 2019 at 8:00AM Wed 11th Dec 2019 Adelaide from $305.00 Register