Flagger training offered at McHenry County College

Published: Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014 2:57 p.m. CDT • Updated: Friday, Feb. 21, 2014 12:05 a.m. CDT

CRYSTAL LAKE – The Continuing Education Department of McHenry County College is offering a four-hour National Safety Council Flagger Training Certificate course.

The next session will take place from 8 a.m. to noon on Tuesday, Feb. 25 in Room 121 at the Shah Center, 4100 West Shamrock Lane, McHenry.

Students will learn flagging procedures and proper use of required equipment through classroom activities and hands-on training.

The flagger training course is available for both novice and experienced construction zone flaggers. In addition to controlling traffic through work areas, the program aims to minimize confusion by bringing standard flagging procedures to our nation's highways.

Cost is $125 per session. To register, call the MCC Registration Office at (815) 455-8588 and use course ID: USV-U09-002. For more information, contact: Ruth Kormanak at (815) 479-7879 or email rkormanak@mchenry.edu.

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