flagger trainingCertification Courses

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Flagger Training & Certification

Learn professional flagging techniques and proper work zone set-up in accordance with standards and guidelines of the Federal Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD), Washington State Department of Transportation, and the Department of Labor and Industries Washington Administrative Code pertaining to flagging and temporary traffic control. Students passing the demonstration portion and 50-question exam will receive the Washington State Flagger Certification Card accepted in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Montana, and the American Traffic Safety Services Association (ATSSA) National Flagger Certification Card accepted in most other states. Course includes references to the ATSSA flagging workbook, MUTCD, workshops, flagging demonstration, video, and PowerPoint presentation. Successful completion of the course certifies you for a period of three years. You must be 18 years of age to receive certification. Bring a pencil/pen to class. Refunds given if you withdraw at least 24 hours prior to the start of class. Cost is $75. Instructor: Rich Bunker.

Saturday                          8:00am – 5:00pm            SWFT 108
June 5                  Class 3602                          Course  CE 200A              
July 10                  Class 3603                          Course CE 200B
Aug 7                    Class 8458                          Course CE 200C
Sep 4                    Class 8459                          Course CE 200D

First Aid & CPR Certification

The American Safety and Health Institute class covers bleeding control, seizures, epi-pen use, allergic reactions, broken bones, choking, poisoning, CPR for adults, children and infants, and other life-threatening emergencies. Learn to use an AED (automated external defibrillator). Upon completion you will receive an American Safety and Health Institute card valid for two years. Refunds given if you withdraw at least 24 hours prior to the start of class. Instructor: Chris Layton. Cost is $75.

Saturday                          8:30am – 4:00pm            SWFT 108                          
June 12                Class 3604                          Course CE 207A
July 17                  Class 8445                          Course CE 207B

Forklift Training & Certification

Receive comprehensive classroom training along with practical, hands-on instruction on forklift operation and safety. Course covers state and federal regulations and proper operation training. Students are awarded a certification card upon successful completion. Students must be 18 years or older to receive certification. Instructor: Jake Fay.

TBD                       Thursday          8:00am – 5:00pm            TEC 133              
Class 8481           Course  CE 212A                              $140

How to Register

  1. Download and fill out a registration form.
  2. Mail the registration form to:
Centralia College
Office of Enrollment Services
600 Centralia College Blvd.
Centralia, WA 98531

In-person registration is not currently available. By order of the governor, Centralia College offices are closed to the public.

  1. Download a registration form or pick one up in the Enrollment Services Office on the second floor of the TransAlta Commons on CC's campus.
  2. Bring the completed registration form to the Cashier, also on the second floor of the TransAlta Commons building.

Register by phone using a credit card at 360-623-8940.

Fax your registration form with credit card information to 360-330-7106.