Class List

09/04/2018 - 09/04/2018
This course is designed for individuals with little to no experience in the field, or part-time signal employees that would like a refresher on the basic concepts. A one-day class, it is intended to familiarize the student with an overview of the various components that make up a typical modern traffic controller assembly and includes a review of terminology used in the traffic signal field. Topics include; nomenclature, flashers, flash relays, load switches, bus relays, controller units,...
09/05/2018 - 09/07/2018
This course is designed for individuals with little to no experience in the field, or those part-time signal employees that would like a refresher on the basic concepts of a typical EPAC controller assembly. The three-day course is intended to familiarize the student with controller unit data entries and cabinet wiring necessary for a simple 2 phase signalized intersection. Topics include; Utility data, phase data, unit data, coord data, time base data, terminal facility drawings and...
09/19/2018 - 09/20/2018
This class is designed to introduce students to the Econlite Cobalt traffic controller. A two-day course, it will cover Cobalt ATC hardware, EOS software and basic screens used for setup and troubleshooting. Controller database management, web interface, and the virtual controller will also be reviewed. Students are encouraged to bring their laptop computers.   Prerequisite: Basic understanding of traffic controllers & Introductory Controllers
09/25/2018 - 09/27/2018
As a prerequisite, one should have a fundamental knowledge of NEMA Controllers being able to program a controller by hand using a keypad. This course will use both Econolite and Siemens controllers. One can expect to program and discuss advanced programming scenarios using both controllers. This will be a three-day course. Students are encouraged to bring their laptop computers.   Prerequisite: Basic Controller Class
10/03/2018 - 10/03/2018
This one-day seminar will familiarize the student with the functions and operation of the signal monitor found in all modern signal control cabinets. For those trouble-shooting or concerned about the safe operation of the signalized intersection, there is not a more important device to have an understanding of than the monitor. Standard NEMA features will be presented along with the enhanced functions of the monitors. A comparison and explanation of the various monitors including the TS2 MMU...
10/04/2018 - 10/04/2018
This one-day seminar will familiarize the student with the functions and operation of the signal monitor found in all modern signal control cabinets. For those trouble-shooting or concerned about the safe operation of the signalized intersection, there is not a more important device to have an understanding of than the monitor. Standard NEMA features will be presented along with the enhanced functions of the monitors. A comparison and explanation of the various monitors including the TS2 MMU...
10/10/2018 - 10/10/2018
With advances in technology, Ethernet has become the protocol of choice for traffic control, video surveillance, and other ITS applications. This one-day seminar will explain how to take advantage of this technology that is now commonly integrated into traffic controllers, cameras, and detection systems. This seminar is intended for those with little to no knowledge of Ethernet technology and will include discussion on protocols, switches, routers, and converters. This is a lecture course,...
10/11/2018 - 10/11/2018
This one-day course will study the design, deployment and maintenance of wireless broadband communications systems. Basic concepts of wireless networking and Local Area Networking (LAN) technologies are covered. Emphasis will be placed on the use of wireless networks as backhaul for traffic controller communications. Students are encouraged to bring their laptop computers.
10/18/2018 - 10/18/2018
This one-day seminar will cover the features of the Econolite Centracs Central Traffic Management software. Initial setup and installation of the software will be followed by a demonstration of the capabilities and functions of the software. This course is designed to walk the students through some of the common uses of Centracs and understand the benefits that it provides. It is recommended that students bring their laptops to class to participate in the programming...
10/23/2018 - 10/23/2018
This one-day course covers the basic design and application of video detections systems. Included will be camera installation and setup, utilization of processor and extensions cards, and menu overview and creation of detection zones. A representative from the video detection manufacturer, Iteris, will conduct this seminar. This is a combination lecture and hands-on workshop.
10/24/2018 - 10/24/2018
This one-day course covers the basic design and application of video detections systems. Included will be camera installation and setup, utilization of processor and extensions cards, and menu overview and creation of detection zones. A representative from the video detection manufacturer, Iteris, will conduct this seminar. This is a combination lecture and hands-on workshop.
10/25/2018 - 10/25/2018
This one-day course covers more advanced features of the video detection system and is intended for those with 2 years' experience with video detection and are already comfortable setting up a basic system. Included will be the TS2-IM module to interface the system to TS2 controllers, the Access Module that provides a single connection point to system components, VRAS software that allows a remote setup of the system, and the Edge connect Module that provides 4 channels of streaming video and...