The Traffic Signal Design/Engineering Level II Certification indicates the holder has a well-rounded background in traffic signal technology from coursework and experience. The Level II Engineering certification indicates the technician has additional training on traffic signal control system planning, design, theory of operation, and legal/regulatory issues. Areas of training include industry standards, liability and regulatory considerations, traffic data collection, site inspections (prior to signal design), detection design, intersection phasing and timing plans, volume density and coordination timing, equipment selection, and project management. The certification holder is prepared to make a substantial contribution in the design of signalized intersections, whether employed by a private firm or a public agency, where new or replacement traffic signal planning and design is the focus.
IMSA Work Zone Temporary Traffic Control Technician Certification or equivalent as approved by the IMSA Education & Certification Manager.
IMSA Traffic Signal Technician Level I Certification
Two (2) years experience in the Traffic Signal Field