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ATSSA Traffic Control Technician (TCT)

When: Feb 7, 2023

8:30 - 5:00



RETAKE TESTS - If you do not pass the test the first time, you can take a retake test online with ATSSA.  Use this link to access the ATSSA Makeup Exam Request Form. Once the form is submitted, ATSSA will send you an exam link to retake the exam.  Make sure to ask for a "Utah Specific" exam You can contact ATSSA Customer Success Center at 1-800-272-8772.  If you would like to add the new test score to your existing Utah LTAP customer record, please make sure to forward us the test score email that you receive from ATSSA.


Steve Marquardt



USU Distance Campus
920 W Levoy Dr
Taylorsville, Utah 84123

10 spot(s) still available.

Course Description

The Traffic Control technician course is offered as an introduction to the basic principles of temporary work zone traffic control.  This training course is designed to instruct the participants in the underlying principles of temporary traffic control as set forth in the MUTCD.

In this course students will be provided with practical knowledge, techniques, and instruction on the installation and maintenance of traffic control devices to enable them to apply practical concepts.  This course is recommended for all workers who may be required to handle temporary traffic control devices; and is accepted by UDOT.

Workers are required to complete and pass a written examination. Training is good for 4 years. It will take 6-8 weeks for certificates to be mailed from ATSSA.

The APWA and UDOT specifications as outlined in Traffic Control 01554 Section 1.9 requires that the Traffic Control Technician be certified by the Department or by the American Traffic Safety Services Association (ATSSA) as a Traffic Control Technician (TCT). Each crew should have at least one member certified as a Traffic Control Technician.  The MUTCD Section 6D.03 states workers having specific TTC responsibilities should be trained in TTC techniques, device usage, and placement.

Professional CEUs

This course counts as 8 Utah DOPL-approved CEUs for licensed Contractors. (Additional fee applies.)

Registration Notes

Notification of cancellation must be received prior to registration deadline. Substitutions may be made at any time. Please notify us of any changes.

Road Scholar

This course fulfills an elective requirement for the Road Scholar program.