Standardized Traffic Control Person (TCP/Flagger) Certification

A Flagger, or a Traffic Control Person (TCP), is responsible to provide safe traffic control for motorists, pedestrians and workers. ProSafe offers the official certification program set by the BC Construction Safety Alliance (BCCSA). The BCCSA’s course for TCPs consists of classroom & practical training and is the only program accepted by WorkSafeBC under Section 18 of the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation for high-risk traffic control.

Course Info

A Flagger, or a Traffic Control Person (TCP), is responsible to provide safe traffic control for motorists, pedestrians, and workers. ProSafe offers the official certification program set by the BC Construction Safety Alliance (BCCSA).

The BCCSA’s course for TCPs consists of classroom & practical training and is the only program accepted by WorkSafe BC under Section 18 of the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation for high-risk traffic control.

Key Content

  • Roles & responsibilities of TCPs, employers & supervisors
  • Regulations & standards, including those set out by the Ministry of Transportation, WorkSafeBC & the Motor Vehicle Act
  • Traffic control equipment & devices, including personal protective equipment
  • Setting up, maintaining & removing work zones
  • Working around equipment
  • Basic & advanced traffic control skills

 Course Duration

  • 2 days (8 hours, both days)
  • The first day is spent in the classroom understanding the rules and regulations of traffic control. The second day reviews more theory, and then a written exam. After the exam, participants begin the practical portion of the program outside.

What to Bring:

  • photo identification
  • CSA approved steel-toed boots with minimum 6 inch ankle protection – Required for Day 2
  • Clothing to protect you from the weather – Required for Day 2
  • Work gloves recommended
  • Pen and highlighter

Language

  • English (good command of spoken and written English)
  • It is recommended that participants registering have an English Level greater than or equivalent to Grade 10 English (British Columbia School System)
  • Translators are not permitted

Course Requirements

TCPs should be physically and mentally prepared to do the required work, and should exhibit these characteristics:

  • good vision
  • good hearing
  • alertness and mature judgement
  • intelligence and common sense
  • pleasant, cooperative disposition
  • sense of responsibility for the safety of workers and the public

Certification

To successfully complete the course, the participant must pass both the open book written exam (40 multiple choice & True/False questions) with a minimum of 80% & the practical evaluation with 100%. Upon successful completion of the exam, you will be issued a temporary certificate by the invigilator, which is valid for 3 months from date of issue. the temporary certificate will be followed within 6-8 weeks by a new permanent photo ID card. Records of completion are provided by the BCCSA and are valid for 3 years.

Course Fee:

The course fee is $260 + GST

Course Dates

Venue :

Course Name Location Start Date
Traffic Control Person Training (Flagging) - May 26/27, 2022 (Thursday/Friday) -Surrey Surrey Campus (8433 132 Street, Unit 208, Surrey, BC V3W 4N8)
  • May 26, 2022 8:30 am
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Traffic Control Person Training (Flagging) - June 06/07, 2022 (Monday/Tuesday) - Port Coquitlam Port Coquitlam (1525 Broadway St, Unit 101, Port Coquitlam, BC V3C 6P6)
  • June 6, 2022 8:00 am
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Traffic Control Person Training (Flagging) - June 15/16, 2022 (Wednesday/Thursday) - Burnaby Burnaby Campus (5151 Canada Way, Unit 100, Burnaby, BC V5E 3N1)
  • June 15, 2022 8:00 am
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Traffic Control Person Training (Flagging) - June 20/21, 2022 (Monday/Tuesday) - Surrey Surrey Campus (8433 132 Street, Unit 208, Surrey, BC V3W 4N8)
  • June 20, 2022 8:00 am
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Traffic Control Person Training (Flagging) - June 23/24, 2022 (Thursday/Friday) - Abbotsford Abbotsford Campus ( 31838 South Fraser Way, Unit 202, Abbotsford, BC V2T 1V3)
  • June 23, 2022 8:00 am
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Traffic Control Person Training (Flagging) - June 23/24, 2022 (Thursday/Friday) -Surrey Surrey Campus (8433 132 Street, Unit 208, Surrey, BC V3W 4N8)
  • June 23, 2022 8:30 am
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Traffic Control Person Training (Flagging) - July 05/06, 2022 (Tuesday/Wednesday) - Port Coquitlam Port Coquitlam (1525 Broadway St, Unit 101, Port Coquitlam, BC V3C 6P6)
  • July 5, 2022 8:00 am
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Traffic Control Person Training (Flagging) - July 11/12, 2022 (Monday/Tuesday) - Abbotsford Abbotsford Campus ( 31838 South Fraser Way, Unit 202, Abbotsford, BC V2T 1V3)
  • July 11, 2022 8:00 am
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Traffic Control Person Training (Flagging) - July 13/14, 2022 (Wednesday/Thursday) - Burnaby Burnaby Campus (5151 Canada Way, Unit 100, Burnaby, BC V5E 3N1)
  • July 13, 2022 8:00 am
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Traffic Control Person Training (Flagging) - July 21/22, 2022 (Thursday/Friday) -Surrey Surrey Campus (8433 132 Street, Unit 208, Surrey, BC V3W 4N8)
  • July 21, 2022 8:30 am
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Traffic Control Person Training (Flagging) - August 08/09, 2022 (Monday/Tuesday) - Port Coquitlam Port Coquitlam (1525 Broadway St, Unit 101, Port Coquitlam, BC V3C 6P6)
  • August 8, 2022 8:00 am
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Traffic Control Person Training (Flagging) - August 16/17, 2022 (Tuesday/Wednesday) - Abbotsford Abbotsford Campus ( 31838 South Fraser Way, Unit 202, Abbotsford, BC V2T 1V3)
  • August 16, 2022 8:00 am
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Traffic Control Person Training (Flagging) - August 18/19, 2022 (Thursday/Friday) - Burnaby Burnaby Campus (5151 Canada Way, Unit 100, Burnaby, BC V5E 3N1)
  • August 18, 2022 8:00 am
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Traffic Control Person Training (Flagging) - August 18/19, 2022 (Thursday/Friday) -Surrey Surrey Campus (8433 132 Street, Unit 208, Surrey, BC V3W 4N8)
  • August 18, 2022 8:30 am
Register