Two days

Group Size

Maximum 8 learners x 1 Instructor. Maximum of 12 learners x 2 Instructors

Who should attend

All persons who will be required by their employer to undertake the role of a lead traffic management operative for static traffic management work on motorways and/or high-speed dual carriageways where temporary road markings are not required.


Learners must either be registered with Lantra Awards as a NHSS12AB Temporary Traffic Management Operative or as a minimum they must have passed the one-day NHSS12A / B Operative course. The registration as an NHSS12B LTMO will only become effective provided the NHSS12AB General Operative logbook of assessments has been completed AND the one-day NHSS12AB General Operative course certificate is still valid.

Course aims

The course aims to provide learners with the required information to operate as a Lead Traffic Management Operative.

Course Objectives:

Learners will complete cover the following objectives:

  • The LTMO role
  • Health and safety at work
  • The working environment and general requirements
  • Sector scheme documents and reference documentation
  • TSM Chapter 8
  • Design, planning and calculations for TTM closures
  • Installing and removing TTM closures
  • Temporary speed limits
  • Hard shoulder closures
  • Total closures
  • Accidents and incidents

Certification: On completion of the course all learners will be required to undertake a written examination which carries a 75% pass mark. Lantra Awards will make certification to successful learners. To operate a Foreman you MUST complete the operatives course, complete all assessments in the Logbook and attend the foreman course before a skills registration card can be issued by Lantra Awards.

NB: Learners who score 70-74% will be permitted to re-sit the paper not less than 2 weeks and no more than 8 weeks after the initial test date. Only one re-sit will be permitted. If a learner is again unsuccessful, they must re-sit the whole course before taking the test again. Learners scoring less than 70% must re-sit the whole course before re-sitting the end of course test. Refresher training All learners will be expected to refresh their training every 5 years in order to keep this qualification.

*The price shown includes the awarding organisation registration costs.

All online bookings MUST be paid in full at the time of booking. We DO NOT offer credit except to business account holders. 

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