Lane-Closure Technician (LCT)

The LCT course was developed to provide Traffic Control Persons (TCPs) with the additional skills to create site specific traffic control plans, conduct safety meetings, set-up traffic control zones, control traffic, adjust work zone equipment, supervise TCPs and respond to emergency situations.

Course Content:

  • Roles & responsibilities of a Field Lane Technician & Supervisor
  • Regulations & standards, including those set out by the Ministry of Transportation, WorkSafeBC & the Motor Vehicle Act
  • Traffic control equipment & devices
  • Setting up, maintaining & removing work zones
  • Basic and advanced traffic control skills

Course Length:

This is a 1-day (8 hour) program (including breaks). Theory will be conducted in a classroom setting, and the practical session will be evaluated on the road.


Participants must be at least 16 years of age and have completed the 2-day Traffic Control Persons (TCP) certification program or the 1-day TCP recertification program.

What to Bring:

  • Photo identification
  • CSA approved steel-toed boots with min. 6 in. ankle protection, High vis helmet & vest
  • Clothing to protect you from the weather
  • Hip Guide from your TCP program
  • Pen & highlighter


Successful participants must complete a written exam and achieve 80%, and demonstrate practical skills competency during road evaluation.

Course Fee:

The course fee is $189 plus GST

Course Dates