TE-24 Traffic Signal Diagnostics and Maintenance

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CEUs: 0.80

Description

This introductory course covers the essential operational functions of traffic signals and components, starting with basic design plans and diagrams, general rules, and specifications. Participants will learn about signal cabinets and components and how they function, traffic signal detection and calibration, wiring, power, and basic diagnostic skills.

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Topics Include

  • traffic signals design basics
  • design from maintenance perspective
  • inside the traffic signal cabinet
  • vehicle detection
  • wiring of traffic signal
  • service box considerations
  • troubleshooting of malfunctions
  • signal turn-on and acceptance

What You Will Learn

Students learn how to interpret traffic signals plans, diagnose malfunctioned signals, make better infrastructure decisions, and reduce the risk to your agency related to malfunctioned traffic signals.

Who Should Attend

The class is for traffic engineers, electrical contractors, and technicians who are new to traffic signal timing. Experienced practitioners who desire a "refresher" course also benefit. Advanced practitioners with significant experience may not be appropriate for this basic course.   

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