RIIWHS205D Control traffic with stop-slow bat


This course includes training to control traffic with a stop-bat.


Target Audience:

This course is intended for any person who is required to undertake Control of Traffic on a road way as part of their duties.

This unit has a pre-requisite requirement. This requirement may be met by holding a Work Safely in the Construction Industry White Card, or equivalent, and having held a driving licence for a continuous 12 month period with in the last five years.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Know and understand relevant workplace health and safety legislation, standards and codes of practice
  • Communicate using radio operations, hand signals, devices and signage
  • Control traffic in road way conditions
  • Understand and use traffic management plans, appropriate traffic control signage, devices and barricades
  • Follow operational and maintenance procedures for equipment
  • Understand the affects of travel speed and vehicle mass stopping distances
  • Apply legislative, environmental, organisational and site requirements/ procedures for traffic management control
  • Understand timely control of traffic with a stop-slow bat that safely, effectively and efficiently meets therequired outcomes
  • Apply site and equipment safety requirements including safe operating in all terrains, recognising and preventing hazards and using safe operating procedures
  • Understand and use JSAs/Safe work method statements

Learning Methods:

1-day face-to-face induction session, 20 hours of practical experience completed under log book conditions, and 1-day assessment.


Program Benefits:

  • Participants will be issued with a Statement of Attainment upon successful completion of the unit of competency.
  • Successful participants, upon application approval to the Department of Queensland Transport and Main Roads (TMR), will be able to control traffic on a road way using a Stop/Slow bat.


Upcoming Workshops

Name Date Time Location Available Spaces Cost
RIIWHS205D Control traffic with stop-slow bat 26 March 2019 09:00 am - 05:00 pm 46-48 Croft Cres, Harristown Qld 4350 14 $500.00
RIIWHS205D Control traffic with stop-slow bat - Refresher 27 March 2019 09:00 am - 04:00 pm 46-48 Croft Cres, Harristown Qld 4350 11 $350.00