09/07/2022 - 09/07/2022
This course is designed for those individuals with little to no experience in the field, or part-time signal employees that would like a refresher on the basic concepts. 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, terminal...
09/08/2022 - 09/08/2022
This course is designed for those individuals with little to no experience in the field, or part-time signal employees that would like a refresher on the basic concepts. 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, terminal...
09/13/2022 - 09/14/2022
This class introduces students to the Econolite Cobalt traffic controller. It will cover Cobalt ATC hardware, EOS software and basic screens used for setup and troubleshooting. Controller data base management, web interface and the virtual controller will also be reviewed. Students are encouraged to bring their laptop computers. Prerequisite: Introductory Controller.
09/20/2022 - 09/21/2022
Discuss and program advanced applications on signal controller types common in the State of Michigan will be covered in this training. Students are encouraged to bring their laptop computers. Prerequisite: Basic Controller Class and an overall fundamental knowledge of NEMA Controllers.  
09/27/2022 - 09/27/2022
This 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 will be...
09/28/2022 - 09/28/2022
This 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 will be...
10/04/2022 - 10/04/2022
This seminar will familiarize the student with the function and operation of the signal control cabinet. It will include a general overview of the enclosure types and wiring of NEMA TS1, TS2, and the ATC control cabinet.  Major NEMA cabinet circuits will be traced and understood.  Lab work will include cabinet preparation for specific intersections and diagnosis and troubleshooting of various faults.   This is a combination lecture and hands-on workshop. Prerequisite: Introductory...
10/05/2022 - 10/05/2022
This seminar will familiarize the student with the function and operation of the signal control cabinet. It will include a general overview of the enclosure types and wiring of NEMA TS1, TS2, and the ATC control cabinet.  Major NEMA cabinet circuits will be traced and understood.  Lab work will include cabinet preparation for specific intersections and diagnosis and troubleshooting of various faults.   This is a combination lecture and hands-on workshop. Prerequisite: Introductory...
10/11/2022 - 10/11/2022
This seminar will introduce the student to the various components that are required for a complete wireless traffic detection system. The training will include the functions and operation of the vehicle sensors, access point and repeater modules. Students will be shown how to program the wireless detection system to optimize traffic detection. It is recommended that students bring their laptops to class. This is a lecture and hands-on workshop.
10/12/2022 - 10/12/2022
This seminar will introduce the student to the various components that are required for a complete wireless traffic detection system. The training will include the functions and operation of the vehicle sensors, access point and repeater modules. Students will be shown how to program the wireless detection system to optimize traffic detection. It is recommended that students bring their laptops to class. This is a lecture and hands-on workshop.
10/18/2022 - 10/18/2022
With advances in technology, Ethernet has become the protocol of choice for traffic control, communications, video surveillance, and other ITS applications. This seminar will explain how to take advantage of this technology that is now commonly integrated in to traffic controllers, cameras, and detection systems. It is intended for those with little to no knowledge of Ethernet technology and will include discussions on protocols, switches, routers, converters, and broadband radios. This is a...
10/19/2022 - 10/19/2022
With advances in technology, Ethernet has become the protocol of choice for traffic control, communications, video surveillance, and other ITS applications. This seminar will explain how to take advantage of this technology that is now commonly integrated in to traffic controllers, cameras, and detection systems. It is intended for those with little to no knowledge of Ethernet technology and will include discussions on protocols, switches, routers, converters, and broadband radios. This is a...
10/20/2022 - 10/20/2022
With advances in technology, Ethernet has become the protocol of choice for traffic control, communications, video surveillance, and other ITS applications. This seminar will explain how to take advantage of this technology that is now commonly integrated in to traffic controllers, cameras, and detection systems. It is intended for those with little to no knowledge of Ethernet technology and will include discussions on protocols, switches, routers, converters, and broadband radios. This is a...
10/25/2022 - 10/25/2022
This seminar will cover the features of the Econolite Centracs Central Traffic Management software. Initial set-up and installation of the software will be followed by 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 functions. Prerequisite: Econolite...
10/26/2022 - 10/26/2022
This seminar will cover the features of the Econolite Centracs Central Traffic Management software. Initial set-up and installation of the software will be followed by 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 functions. Prerequisite: Econolite...
11/08/2022 - 11/08/2022
This course covers the basic design and application of video detection systems. Included will be camera installation and setup, utilization of processor and extension cards, 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.
11/09/2022 - 11/09/2022
This course covers the 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 remote setup of the system, and the Edge Connect Module that provides 4 channels of streaming video and...