Stop/Slow Bat Course
Locations - Granville
Stop/Slow Bat Course is $250 per person plus practical assessment fee. Recertification is $200 per person.
Certificate valid for 3 years.
Don’t wait to book a Stop/Slow Bat Course, call now on 02 9232 1010 or contact our team.
The entry level licence to get into traffic management is the Stop/Slow Bat Course. This is the minimum requirement to work in the industry and if the work site is a construction site, then you will need a white card as well.
If organising a group booking or onsite training, we can facilitate the training nationally.
It is important to note that this course requires a level of physical ability to complete practical assessments. If your health or fitness restricts you from performing physical activities associated with this program, you will not be able to complete this course.
This course combines plain English, videos, photos, and questioning to ensure all learners are able to have the best possible chance at comprehending the required knowledge and skills. If you believe you will need assistance due to your Language, Literacy or Numeracy skills, please contact our office on 02 9232 1010 to discuss your training needs.
All students must complete the theory and practical training prior to going onto a live site to complete the workplace assessment and sign off. Full details about assessments are included in the course PDF.
Students are offered multiple opportunities to demonstrate knowledge and skills throughout the program.
If a student is not successful in completing all assessments satisfactorily, they will need to rebook the course at the full course fee.
Students must :
- Wear appropriate PPE: closed shoes/boots, long sleeve shirt, long pants & any sun and rain protection are required
or you can be turned away.
There are 4 steps to these programs:
- Theory training in the classroom
- Take home self paced learning and assessment workbook
- Practical training in a simulated work environment
- Assessment conducted on a real worksite/live project
We will provide all students with reading materials and assessment packs, including instructions detailing the evidence and documents each student must submit to complete the training program. Details below cover most of this information. Full course details available in course PDF.
Unit of Competency
Each of the courses have the following units of competency associated:
Stop/Slow Bat Course = 3 units
- RIIWHS205D Control traffic with a stop/slow bat
- RIIWHS201D Work safely and follow WHS policies and work procedures
- RIICOM201D Communicate in the workplace
Granville Training & Assessment
Weekly Traffic Controller courses will be conducted on a Monday or Thursday.
The training schedule is as per the below:
- Step 1 – Attend theory and practical training - 8am – 4pm
- Step 2 – Complete all assessment workbooks
- Step 3– Attend practical assessment in Homebush or live worksite
At the training sessions, we will provide you with assessment workbooks. These workbooks must be completed and submitted to the trainer before you can progress & book into the practical assessment day.
Once all training and assessment workbooks have been completed, students will need to call to book the practical assessment. The practical assessment is conducted in Homebush.
This assessment is conducted in partnership with ACES Group, trading as Affirm Training (RTO 90024).
Full assessment details and pricing is available in the course PDF.
Stop/Slow Bat Course
*Rate includes up to one hour of travel for the assessor and one hour of assessment. Additional fees may apply depending on assessment location. For full details see Assessment section.
After your training is successfully completed, students are issued with a Roads Maritime Services (RMS) Statement of Completion which allows you to take this to a real worksite and complete the workplace assessment (see details below).
The Statement of Completion is valid for 90 days. If you require an extension for this, a fee of $50 will be payable to be issued with another Statement of Completion.
Once you have been issued a Statement of Completion, you are eligible to work within its period of validity.
After successfully completing all the training and assessment requirements, you will need to send us a copy of your paperwork. Once marked competent, we will lodge the application to Roads Maritime Service for your licence to be posted to you.
NOTE: Licences take up to 3 weeks to arrive in the post from Roads Maritime Services. Please consider this as your Statement of Completion may expire before the certificate is issued.
Each successful student a Statement of Attainment which is a nationally recognised certificate. One Statement of Attainment will be issued for each unit of competency which is successfully completed.
This course is delivered by Affirm Training with certificates issued by Affirm Training (RTOID: 90024).
Traffic Controller FAQs
Slow/Stop Bat Course Description (1360 KB)
Student Handbook (554 KB)
The cost for the full program is $250 per person plus assessment fee.
Stop/Slow Bat Course delivered in Granville for public.