Work-Zone Safety Training Program

MnLTAP's work-zone safety training program, upgraded in early 2024, includes both in-person and online training opportunities. These offerings are designed to improve work-zone safety for local agency staff at all levels, from seasonal employees to supervisors.

Some trainings are eligible for Roads Scholar Program credit. See the individual training pages for details. 

New! Introduction to the Minnesota Temporary Traffic Control Field Manual for Highway Workers Webinar Series

Orange barrels and barricades marking a roadway work zone

This five-webinar series, originally broadcast in February and March 2024, introduces highway workers to the Minnesota Temporary Traffic Control Field Manual and explains how to apply its concepts and standards in order to provide appropriate temporary traffic controls for their work zones. Recordings of all five webinars are available.

Learn more and watch the recordings

Coming soon! How to Survive a Visit to a Highway Construction Zone

This workshop will review the fundamentals of work-zone safety for highway construction zone visitors before they arrive at the job site. It will address many of the hazards inherent in road and street work, instruct visitors on how and where to park, explain what high-visibility garments are required, discuss how to be aware of equipment and operations, and outline how dangers can be minimized to stay safe. More information will be available soon.