RIIWHS205E Control traffic with a stop/slow bat

COURSE OBJECTIVE

RIIWHS205E Control traffic with a stop/slow bat

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to control vehicle and pedestrian traffic using stop-slow bats, hand signals and approved communication devices in the resources and infrastructure industries. It applies to those working in operational roles. They generally work in teams in live traffic environments under some degree of supervision.

You will learn how to prepare to control traffic, control traffic and operate communication devices and conduct housekeeping activities.

Delivery: Upon request, ACTA Group provide flexible delivery options whilst meeting national standards of compliance and safety. 

  • Group booking discounts apply
  • Courses run weekly/monthly
  • Course times between 7:45 am/4 pm
  • 1 day course + 20hrs Practical Placement
  • Classroom/Training Facility or Onsite Training
  • Corporate packages
  • Real life training conducted by our Nationally Recognised Industry specialist trainer and assessors.

Locations:

  • Gold Coast – Burleigh Heads
  • Brisbane – Salisbury: (requires minimum 2 students to run class)

 

Accreditation: 

RIIWHS205E Control traffic with a stop/slow bat

Control traffic with a stop/slow bat course is delivered in standard lecture format, with demonstrations included and active participation obligatory. Written assignments will also be an essential element of the course.

On successful completion of the Traffic Control course, participants receive a Statement of Attainment for RIIWHS205D Control traffic with a stop/slow bat. All documentation required to apply for accreditation as a Traffic Controller with the Department of Transport and Main Roads will be provided.

Learning Strategies:

Part 1 In house training course (Theory):

  • An 8 hour instructor led session: lectures, group discussion, a written assessment and a practical exercise in a controlled work environment.
  • A Statement of Attendance is issued after successful completion of the Theory component of the course.

Part 2 – 20 hours onsite placement (Practical):

  • One-on-one mentoring by an experienced traffic controller on a live job site.
  • Participants need to complete a minimum of 20 hours practical experience before being assessed.
  • Final onsite assessment conducted by a qualified assessor.

You can find additional course information and FAQs here: Approved Traffic Controller Training Program Information

Course Includes:

  • Control traffic with a stop-slow bat according to traffic guidance schemes in a manner that is safe and follows workplace policies and procedures on at least two occasions, including:
  • Directing pedestrian traffic, including at least one of the following:
    • pedestrians with mobility issues
    • pedestrians with prams
    • cyclists
  • Using approved communication devices to transmit message and report traffic offenders, including the use of at least one of the following devices:
    • handheld radios
    • telephones.
  • Coordinate operations with pilot vehicle in a shuttle flow work arrangement
  • Participate in risk assessment and management processes
  • Identify the type and scope of hazards and their impact and recommend risk control measures
  • Identify key environmental protection issues and describe required solutions
  • Locate and complete at least one incident report
  • Complete housekeeping requirements.

 

Course Requirements:

To become an accredited Traffic Controller in Queensland, you must complete an approved traffic controller training course, delivered by a Department of Transport and Main Roads approved training provider.

You must meet the following criteria:

  • Be at least 18 years of age; 
  • Hold a valid open or provisional driver licence;
  • Have own reliable transport;
  • Have completed Year 10 in the Australian school system or equivalent;
  • Have language, literacy and numeracy skills equivalent to ACSF Level 2;
  • Provision of the participant’s Unique Student Identifier (USI); 
  • Provision of Australian legal photo identification for assessment purposes;
  • Hold a General Construction Induction Card (White Card or Blue Card);
  • Have own Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for placement;
  • Meet the medical fitness criteria: Medical fitness criteria
  • Meet the criminal history requirements (last 10 years);
  • Meet the traffic history requirements (last 5 years);
  • Must complete 20 hours of vocational placement within 3 months of training.

Additional information about the requirements of becoming a Traffic Controller can be found here: Traffic controller accreditation scheme

 

Training Pathways:

https://training.gov.au/Training/Details/RIIWHS205E

 

Next Steps:

Thank you again for your interest in this course program. Please contact ACTA Group’s Participant Support team on 1300 011 144 or info@actagroup.com.au to commence the application process!

COURSE DATES AND LOCATIONS

LocationtitleDateTimeOptionService FeeRPL FeeMake a Booking
4/19 Central Drive, Burleigh Heads QLD 4220RIIWHS205E Control traffic with a stop/slow bat - Gold Coast
2021-10-11 07:45:00
11 Oct - 11 Oct 2021
7:45 am - 4:00 pm1 Day$499.00$299Add to Cart
4/19 Central Drive, Burleigh Heads QLD 4220RIIWHS205E Control traffic with a stop/slow bat - Gold Coast
2021-10-18 07:45:00
18 Oct - 18 Oct 2021
7:45 am - 4:00 pm1 Day$499.00$299Add to Cart
4/19 Central Drive, Burleigh Heads QLD 4220RIIWHS205E Control traffic with a stop/slow bat - Gold Coast
2021-11-01 07:45:00
1 Nov - 1 Nov 2021
7:45 am - 4:00 pm1 Day$499.00$299Add to Cart
4/19 Central Drive, Burleigh Heads QLD 4220RIIWHS205E Control traffic with a stop/slow bat - Gold Coast
2021-11-15 07:45:00
15 Nov - 15 Nov 2021
7:45 am - 4:00 pm1 Day$499.00$299Add to Cart
4/19 Central Drive, Burleigh Heads QLD 4220RIIWHS205E Control traffic with a stop/slow bat - Gold Coast
2021-11-29 07:45:00
29 Nov - 29 Nov 2021
7:45 am - 4:00 pm1 Day$499.00$299Add to Cart
The Construction Training Centre 460/492 Beaudesert Rd, Salisbury QLD 4107RIIWHS205E Control traffic with a stop/slow bat - Brisbane
2021-09-27 07:45:00
27 Sep - 27 Sep 2021
7:45 am - 4:00 pm1 Day$499.00$299Add to Cart
The Construction Training Centre 460/492 Beaudesert Rd, Salisbury QLD 4107RIIWHS205E Control traffic with a stop/slow bat - Brisbane
2021-10-13 07:45:00
13 Oct - 13 Oct 2021
7:45 am - 4:00 pm1 Day$499.00$299Add to Cart
The Construction Training Centre 460/492 Beaudesert Rd, Salisbury QLD 4107RIIWHS205E Control traffic with a stop/slow bat - Brisbane
2021-10-25 07:45:00
25 Oct - 25 Oct 2021
7:45 am - 4:00 pm1 Day$499.00$299Add to Cart