Must be at least 18 years of age, pass the illegal substance test, be
able to physically perform the work of the trade, a GED
Certificate or a High School Diploma preferred not required.
This program is designed for participants who have
minimal to no skills in the construction trades, but who
have a GED Certificate or High School Diploma.
Employment of construction laborers and helpers is projected to
grow 11 percent from 2018 to 2028, much faster than the average
for all occupations.
Welcome to REA-D University!
Our team is excited to introduce you to our Advance Traffic Control Course Training Program. This specialized program is designed to prepare participants for apprenticeship programs in the construction trades, focusing on becoming a certified Flagger in the state of Virginia. We've structured this course to provide participants with essential construction skills, laying a strong foundation for a successful career start in the construction industry. With a highly interactive and hands-on approach, we ensure an engaging learning experience rooted in adult learning theory. Join us and embark on a journey towards a fulfilling career in construction!
60 Hours - 20 Day Program
PART 1: INTRODUCTION TO CONSTRUCTION AND ITS TRADES
PART 2: CONSTRUCTION CAREER RESUMES
PART 3: CONSTRUCTION JOB SEARCH TIPS AND GUIDANCE
PART 4: BASIC SAFETY AND DEMONSTRATIONS
PART 5: FIRST AID/CPR CERTIFICATION AND DEMONSTRATION
PART 6: INTRODUCTION TO OHSA 10-HOUR SAFETY CERTIFICATION
PART 8: INTRODUCTION TO VDOT FLAGGER CERTIFICATION
PART 9: PROFESSIONAL AND EMPLOYABILITY SKILLS
PART 11: CERTIFICATIONS
PART 12: GRADUATION
VDOT Flagger Certification
OSHA 10-Hour Basic Safety Certification
First Aid/CPR Certification