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Flagging Certification

The flagger must, through visual movements and appearance, establish authority and confidence so traffic responds in time and consistently with the need to stop, change lanes, proceed more slowly, or maneuver as necessary around the work site.

The trained flagger is the key factor in establishing proper warning and traffic control to assure workers' safety and to see that traffic moves cautiously and consistently through the work zone.

The contents of this class will provide you, the flagger, with the information and procedures necessary to enhance the safety of both workers and drivers while in typical street and highway construction and repair projects.

This is the required certification for applying for a flagging and traffic control position in the State of Washington with reciprocity in Oregon, Idaho and Montana. The certification manual used for this class incorporated required information from the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD), Part 6 of the Temporary Traffic Control for Standards and Procedures in the State of Washington.

Registration

Registration fee of $45 must be paid in advance.
(Cashier's Check / Money Order / MC / VISA)

This fee includes book and picture identification. Registration can be submitted in person at the Georgetown Campus between 8:00 am - 3:30 pm Monday through Thursday. You can also call and request a form be faxed or mailed to you. Certification is valid for three (3) years in Washington/Oregon/Idaho/Montana.

MONEY ORDERS ONLY are accepted the Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday before the Flagging class if there is space available.

Registration fee must be submitted by the Wednesday before the scheduled class. 

Please be advised there is a maximum class enrollment which may affect late registration.

Cancellation or transfer must be 48 hours before class. 
Refund is r
egistration fee minus $5 cancellation fee.

Flagging information update line is 206-934-5350.

Parking is available for $3.00 a day.  Students pay at the parking kiosk located in front of Colin Educational Hall.

Enrollment form (pdf)
Please completely fill out both the front and back pages of the enrollment form.

Flagging schedule from July 2017 to November 2017 (PDF)

For additional information, please go to the Evergreen Safety Council Web site, or email the Event Coordinator Betsy McConnell-Gutierrez: betsy.mcConnell-gutierrez@seattlecolleges.edu

Current Classes
Flagging Certification
DATE:
Friday, August 18, 2017
TIME:
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
ROOM:
Building C, Room 208
Flagging Certification
DATE:
Friday, September 15, 2017
TIME:
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
ROOM:
Building C, Room 208
Flagging Certification
DATE:
Friday, October 20, 2017
TIME:
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
ROOM:
Building C, Room 208
Flagging Certification
DATE:
Friday, November 17, 2017
TIME:
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
ROOM:
Building C, Room 208
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