This training will provide a detailed look at Sections 1, 2, 3, and 5 of the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD). This will be a great opportunity for participants to get a good understanding of the requirements of these sections. The training will stress understanding of the MUTCD and its principles and will provide an overview of the MUTCD. We will have a detailed discussion of Part 1) General Information, Part 2) Signing​, Part 3) Pavement Markings, and Part 5) Traffic Control Devices for Low Volume Roads​.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Know the basic guidelines for sign usage and the method of installation per the MUTCD.
  • Appropriately use the reasons or warrants for proper sign selection.
  • Identify the standards and guidelines for installation of pavement markings.
  • List the basics of temporary traffic control.
  • Describe how to protect yourself from potential liability.

PART 1 of 3 – Basics of Signs and Signing (9/13/24 | 10am-12pm)
In this session, attendees will learn how to read and interpret the MUTCD, the basic requirements of signs and how to meet them, and how the MUTCD achieves uniformity and why it’s important. We will also review how to determine a sign location and how to meet the retro-reflectivity requirements.

PART 2 of 3 – Warrants and Use of Signs (9/20/24 | 10am-12pm)
In session two, attendees will learn reasons and warrants for sign installation, signs found in the MUTCD and their use, and how to select curve warning signage. We will also consider how to enhance conspicuity of signs and review guidelines for object markers and delineators.

PART 3 of 3 – Pavement Markings, Temporary Traffic Control, and Liability (9/27/24 | 10am-12pm)
In session three, attendees will learn the guidelines for longitudinal markings (striping) and transverse markings (words, symbols, stop lines, crosswalks, etc.). We will also review the basics of temporary traffic control and how to protect yourself from potential liability.

🚩Space for this webinar is limited, and Florida local agencies are being given first priority! This webinar is provided at no cost and will award a certificate of training listing the Professional Development Hours (PDHs) or a certificate of completion verifying your attendance. Certificates will be awarded only for fully attending and completing this webinar. Each session in the series will award 2.0 PDHs. A total of 6.0 PDHs can be earned for fully attending all sessions.

The following short video provides an overview of this 3-part webinar series.

Instructor Bio:

Todd Morrison, P.E. is a road safety advocate as a speaker, workshop instructor, and online trainer. For the past fifteen years he has worked for numerous Local Technical Assistance Programs, Cities, Counties, Contractors, and DOT’s. He has taught over 900 workshops and trained over 27000 individuals. He retired from the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet after serving in the Divisions of Construction, Maintenance and Traffic. At the Cabinet, he worked with environmental, work zone, construction and maintenance concerns as a Resident/Construction Engineer, Maintenance/Traffic Engineer, Environmental Coordinator, and as a Branch Manager for Maintenance and Operations. Todd served for two years as Kentucky’s Safety Circuit Rider helping local agencies identify low-cost improvements to reduce crashes. He also served for two years as a Road Safety Subject Matter Expert for the Tribal Technical Assistance Program. Todd is an ATSSA certified Traffic Control Supervisor, Flagging Instructor, and Traffic Control Design Specialist. He is also a Certified Public Manager and NHI certified instructor.

Signing, Pavement Markings, and the MUTCD
3-Part Webinar Series
Note – you must register for each part individually

This is a limited-offering series, and we are only able to offer the recordings for a limited time.
Recordings of these sessions were only available for viewing until October 11, 2024.

Part 1 of 3
Basics of Signs and Signing


DATE
: Fri., September 13, 2024
TIME: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (ET)
LOCATION: GoToWebinar

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Part 2 of 3
Warrants and Use of Signs


DATE
: Fri., September 20, 2024
TIME: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (ET)
LOCATION: GoToWebinar

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Part 3 of 3
Pavement Markings, Temporary Traffic Control, and Liability

DATE: Fri., September 27, 2024
TIME: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (ET)
LOCATION: GoToWebinar

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Signing, Pavement Markings, and the MUTCD
Office Hours
We will NOT be providing certificates of completion or PDH certificates for this Office Hours session.

Signing, Pavement Markings, and the MUTCD – Office Hours

During this session, we will be answering the questions submitted during the series. In addition, registrants will have the ability to submit additional questions during registration or ask them live.

DATE: To Be Scheduled As-Needed
TIME: TBD
LOCATION: GoToWebinar

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