TS-11 Work Zone Traffic Safety Conference

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

Class Information


  Location: Embassy Suites Santa Ana-Orange County   (Santa Ana, CA)


  Instructor Information 

Date and Time

This class begins on 11/02/2012 and ends on 11/02/2012. The class meets F: 8:50 AM-4:30 PM, 1 Session.


Conference is FREE.

Attendees must register. Walk-ins will not be admitted. To enroll please click the "Register Yourself" or "Register Someone Else" button below.

For discounted sleeping room rates at Embassy Suites Santa Ana-Orange County Airport North:

Call reservations: 800-686-3778 or 714-241-3307

Deadline: October 24, 2012

Group Name: Flasher Barricade

Group Code: XFL

Courtesy Sleeping Room Block:

Rate: $125.00 w/ breakfast

The Hampton Inn Hotel in San Diego/Kearny Mesa
5434 Kearny Mesa Road
San Diego, CA 92111-1303

--> Reservation hotline:
(858) 292-1482
Use Group Name: CAL

Last Day to Book: 10/31/13


The annual Work Zone Traffic Safety Conference provides a forum for public agency staff to meet with Caltrans and traffic control industry representatives. This event will showcase new work zone products and ideas for improving work zone safety. The conference will also highlight the newest work zone innovations, including those currently under research and development.

New this year, we will have three workshops you can choose from for the afternoon session:


8:30 to 9:00 am Welcome and Introduction
-Everett Townsend, Deputy Director D11, Caltrans
-Bob Carson, President, FBA
-Kate Smiley, Safety Manager, AGC California
-Peter Kuchinsky, ACWA/JPIA

9:00 to 10:00 am California MUTCD Update
-Johnny Bhullar, Caltrans

10:00 to 10:30 am Revised Caltrans Standard Plans for TTC
- Gordon Wang & Johnny Bhullar, Caltrans

10:30 to 11:00 am Smart Workzones
- Fred Abdipour & Mike Lopez, Caltrans

11:00 am to 1:00 pm New Product Demonstrations and Lunch


WORKSHOP A: For CALTRANS, Utility and Public Agencies Staffs
1:00-4:00 pm Work Area Traffic Control Design (3 Contact Hours) -David Royer, UCB Tech Transfer

1:00-2:00 pmWorkzone Research Update
-Randy Woolley, Caltrans

2:10-4:00 pm New Technologies in Traffic Safety
-FBA Members

Who Should Attend

This conference is for road construction and maintenance crews and their supervisors who are expected to work in and around the public street right-of-way and are responsible for the implementation of traffic safety control plans in the field. This conference will also benefit traffic/civil engineers, public works inspectors who design, direct, and inspect construction and maintenance work done on public streets. Utility company workers and contractors, who frequently do maintenance work within the public street right-of-way, will also benefit from this conference


Registration Information

For more questions about cancellations, refunds, and substitutions,

Please Note: If you register for this class and later find that you cannot attend, you must notify us to cancel your registration.

Many of our free classes are in very high demand and have waiting lists. If you are going to be unable to attend a free class that you registered for, please notify us of your cancellation so we can offer the space to another student. If you do not notify us ahead of time and do not show up to the class, you will be blocked from registering for free classes in the future.

To cancel your registration:

  • Notify the Technology Transfer Program at least five (5) working days before the course is scheduled to begin.
  • Notification must be made in writing, sent by e-mail to registrar or by fax to 510-643-4393.

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