This 3 hour seminar provided an overview of basic traffic control procedures for work zones. The latest in traffic control devices and safety devices are presented, including several unique approaches to traffic control and methods for reducing risk and liability.

Topics Covered

  • Review 2018 Minnesota Field Manual
  • Installation of traffic control devices
  • Liability issues and risk
  • Working safely in work zones
  • Flagging

We encourage participants to bring their 2018 Minnesota Field Manual. The instructor will have copies available.

Who Should Attend

Supervisors, traffic-control designers, engineers, local and regional utilities personnel, construction contractors, consultants, and public works personnel who conduct job duties in a work-zone.

Course Instructor

Mike Leaf, Warning Lites, 25+ years of experience teaching and providing guidance on work zone devices and installation.



This workshop is presented by the Minnesota Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) at the Center for Transportation StudiesUniversity of Minnesota. Minnesota LTAP is sponsored by the Minnesota Local Road Research Board (LRRB) and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA). This course is subsidized through funding from LRRB and FHWA.

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