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TTAP Newsletter: RoadTalk

TTAP Training News

by Frank Brewer

On July 1, 2013, TDOT issued Circular Letter #712.04-05, subject; WorkZone Flagger Training. It stated "Effective all letting after July 1, 2013, Workzone Flaggers shall be trained and certified in flagging operations ...." This can be viewed on page 256 at TTAP is a resource for this training. TTAP has scheduled eight Flagger/Highway Safety workshops to be offered across the state throughout 2014. Please refer to the calendar. This workshop is available as an on-site workshop as well. For more information, please contact Frank Brewer (865-974-8251, 800-252-7623, or of the TTAP office. The actual dates and locations for the 2014 TTAP Training Calendar are still being finalized and are subject to change. TTAP will publish finalized information on our web site and brochures. For more information, please contact TTAP (865-974-5255, 800-252-7623) or you may view the calendar at

Preliminary 2014 Training Schedule
Dates and locations will be posted on our website at when confirmed.
Title Chattanooga Jackson Knoxville Memphis Nashville
Accident Reconstruction     October    
Advanced Work Zone     July August  
Asphalt Pavement Maintenance         April
Confined Space   October August    
Flagger/Highway Safety January/November April/October March/September February March
Local Government Guidelines/Right-of-Way         August
Planning for Traffic Operations         July
Road Safety 365         November
Road Safety Audit   April      
Special Event Traffic Planning         April
Traffic Sign Retroreflectivity       March  
Trench Safety April        
Work Zone Traffic Control April March/September January/November April/ November February/October
Drainage System Maintenance March November      
Fundamentals of Traffic Control     July June  
Highway Safety Analysis         January
Intersection Design February August      
Introduction to Highway Capacity Analysis     May    
Pavement Management Systems          
Roadway Drainage Design   January      
Roadway Safety Standards     June December  
Traffic Access Management     February    
Traffic Calming May     October  
Traffic Flow Principles         September
Traffic Impact Analysis         March
Traffic Signs and Pavement Markings     February    
Traffic Signal Academy     April/December January September
Railroad Track Inspection & Safety Standards March/November