Skip to content

Traffic Controller


This qualification is for those who are required to control traffic through or past a work site, directing traffic with a stop/slow bat or similar Traffic Control device. This Course is delivered over 2 days (Thu & Fri)



Included in cost:
Theory & Practical Training Assessment
RMS Registration - 3 years
RMS SOC Certificate $10.00 
RMS Photo Card fee $22.00 
Live Site Assessment $130.00 
Breakfast, Snacks & Refreshments

This training program includes the following nationally recognised skill sets:

RIISS00044 Traffic Controller Course

RIISS00044 Traffic Controller
This qualification is for those who control traffic through or past a roadwork site, directing traffic with a stop/ slow bat or a similar control device.

Awards Issued

Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be awarded:

  • An RMS Statement of Completion (SOC) certificate which allows you to work in the Traffic Control Industry immediately whilst waiting for final assessment which will be conducted in a live environment

Students who successfully complete the live assessment will be awarded the statement of attainment for the following units of competency:

  • RIIWHS201D Work Safely & follow WHS policies and work procedures

  • RIICOM201D Communicate in the workplace

  • RIIWHS205D Control traffic with a stop/ slow baton

 The Statement of Attainment (SOA) is required for an application that we submit to the RMS for the photo-card licence.  The licence is valid for 3 years.


  • Photo Identification with current address
  • Before enrolling all candidates must have a Unique Student Identifier number (USI)  (If you don't have one, Create USI here )
  • An appropriate understanding of both written and spoken English


  • Stop/ direct road users using a stop/ slow bat and understand stopping sight distances

  • How to prepare a traffic incident report

  • Understand a Traffic Guidance Scheme (TGS) also known as a Traffic Control Plan (TCP) for the site

  • Assess and respond to changes in the environment, for example traffic volumes, weather conditions, road conditions, Work Health and Safety (WHS) and operational requirements

  • Carry out risk assessments for personal safety

  • Understanding how to participate in toolbox talks

  • Understanding the various communication methods and communication devices i.e. two-way radios

  • Understand traffic control policy and procedures

    RMS assessment requirements state that the participant must be assessed on two (2) live projects
    These requirements are conducted and inclusive in the fee for service.

    PLEASE NOTE: completing this training course only allows you to control traffic with a stop/slow bat. It does not allow you to Implement Traffic Control Plans. > See Course Combo


Book a Combo Package and Save!

Save $130 when you book on both the Traffic Controller and Implement TC Plans courses. Get both courses for $500.

Additional information


No, Yes