Traffic Signal Field Technician Level 2 Certification Program

Program Description:

The Traffic Signal Field Technician Level II certification signifies the holder has a balanced background in the traffic signal technology from seminar work and experience. The Level II Field certification gives the technician additional training in traffic signal control system troubleshooting, on-site repairs and maintenance methods, and equipment. Areas of training will include worksite safety, maintenance of traffic, traffic signal system equipment standards and operation, installation inspection, trouble shooting, equipment repair, replacement and programming, test equipment, signal phasing and timing, detection, system com munications, preventive maintenance, and docu men tation. The certification holder will be prepared to make a substantial contribution to the maintenance and repair of signalized intersections, whether employed by a private firm or a public agency.


  • Work Zone Temporary Traffic Control Certification or BC TCP (must provide copy of valid certificate)
  • Traffic Signal Technician Level I
  • Two years experience in the traffic signal field

Who Should Participate:
Individuals who participate in all aspects of Traffic Signal specialties should participate in these seminars. That includes everyone from Traffic Signal operations people to Traffic Signal Design and management. The materials and seminars are a valuable resource for people seeking training to expand their knowledge in design, installation, and maintenance of traffic signal systems.

Benefits of These Programs:
These seminars will take the student through all levels and facets of Traffic Signal maintenance and operations. Each level will enhance the students knowledge and understanding of the Traffic Signal Technician field.

Certification Renewal Policy:
While IMSA memberships are purchased annually, IMSA Certifications are valid for a period of 3 years from date of issue.  There are three options for renewal ... Read more