Registration for Texas Incident Management Training (SHRP2)
These classes are FREE**
On the scene responders are extremely important at any traffic incident. This course, developed by the Department of Transportation, through the Strategic Highway Research Program 2 (SHRP2), stresses how two simultaneous objectives specific to traffic collision: safe procedures used to clear a crash scene and maximizing roadway space available for continued traffic movement.
Participants with responsibility for traffic control at crash scenes are often required to operate in a very hazardous environment. During these events, both responders and motorists are at risk of being seriously injured in a secondary crash. Participants will learn the importance of “quick clearance”, one of the most effective actions to be taken. Participants are also provided important information related to effective Traffic Incident Management(TIM).
Relevant standards related to traffic incident management, including those associated with the National Fire Protection Agency(NFPA) consensus standards
Effective roadway space management techniques, including proper positioning of response apparatus to protect the scene and responders working at the scene
Relevant standards related to traffic incident management, including provisions of the Texas Transportation Code Recommended marking and lighting practices for response vehicles
Relevant standards related to traffic incident management, including the Texas Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices
Traffic incident management (TIM) and the importance of quickly clearing traffic incidents
Use of appropriate temporary traffic control techniques to warn motorists and guide them safely past the scene
Recommended response vehicle marking and lighting practices Techniques for pre-planning traffic incident management (TIM) at known “high crash” locations.
Improved use of on scene incident command procedures
Here is the list of scheduled training. Click on the date to see registration and course information.
6922 Katy Road
Houston, Texas 77024
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Class 1 8:00 AM to Noon
Class 2 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Click this link to register online. Register Online
TEEX also have several SHRP2 classes around the state.
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TEEX also has other classes that may be full day classes. You still get your 4 hour continuing education for these classes.
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