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RIIWHS205D Control Traffic with Stop-Slow Bat

RIIWHS205D Control Traffic with Stop-Slow Bat

Our 1-day Traffic Control course will enable participants to safely control traffic with a stop/slow bat in accordance with Main Roads WA requirements and meet outcomes. This course is appropriate for those working in operational roles at worksites within the civil construction, resources and infrastructure industries.

General InformationTraffic Control RIIWHS205D

  • ✔ Cost $295 per person
  • ✔ Duration 1 day
  • ✔ Face to face training
  • ✔ Nationally recognised & Main Roads WA approved!
  • ✔ Real practical training controlling traffic!

Course Content

  • Legislation, regulations and codes of practice.
  • Purpose of traffic control.
  • Traffic control risks.
  • Situations that require traffic control.
  • Public relations and personal aspects.
  • Releasing stopped traffic.
  • Drivers who disobey directions.
  • Approach speed.
  • Placement of signs.
  • Features of a stop/slow bat.
  • PPE requirements.
  • Traffic control setup.
  • Priority vehicles.
  • Two-way radios & communication techniques.
  • Pre-start procedures.
  • Emergency scenarios.
  • Packing up the worksite.


All candidates that successfully complete the course will be issued with a Main Roads WA approved statement of attainment and wallet card for RIIWHS205D Control Traffic with a Stop/Slow Bat (as shown below). This is a nationally recognised unit of competency.

Traffic Control RIIWHS205D certificate

This unit of competency does not expire, but it is a requirement of Main Roads WA that your TC ticket be refreshed every 3 years if you are continuing to work in this field.

Course Pre-Requisites

  • Must hold statement of attainment for RIICOM201D Communicate in the Workplace.
  • Must hold statement of attainment for RIIWHS201D Work Safely and Follow WHS Policies and Procedures.
  • Must hold valid driver’s license (learners permits and moped licenses not accepted).
  • Must hold white card (blue card also accepted).
  • Must hold USI number (visit to apply for one).

Candidate Requirements

  • Please bring photo ID.
  • Please arrive 15 minutes prior to start time.
  • Please wear hi-vis long sleeved shirt, long leg pants and steel cap boots. You will be refused entry to the course if you fail to attend in the correct clothing.
  • Must have good verbal, reading and writing skills (see learner support).
  • Please bring a bottle of water and hat/wet weather gear for outdoor practicals.

Language, Literacy and Numeracy

Adjustments to training can be made for participants with language, literacy and numeracy issues so that they are not disadvantaged in completing this course. Please inform our office at the time of booking your course if you experience any language, literacy or numeracy issues.

Training Location

This course is offered in-house at our premises in Rockingham, Western Australia. The course can also be delivered on-site at your location if preferred. Please enquire if you would like a quote or further information regarding on-site training – Phone (08) 9528 8888.

Course Cost

The cost to attend an in-house scheduled course at our premises is $295 per person. The CTF subsidy rate is available to eligible candidates.

BCITF Construction Training FundThe Construction Training Fund provides funding support for training of eligible workers in the construction industry. We acknowledge the support of the Construction Training Fund in reducing the costs of training for eligible workers.


Please request a quote if you would like to arrange this course to be delivered on-site training at your premises – Phone (08) 9528 8888.