National Traffic Incident Management Responder Training
Length: Approximately four hours.
NOTE: This training is being offered by National Highway Institute. It was developed under the second Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP2), and is being provided to you by the FHWA Office of Operations. Please click the link below to register for this course. The link will take you to the National Highway Institute website.
The National Traffic Incident Management Responder Training was created by responders for responders. This web-based course provides first responders a shared understanding of the requirements for safe, quick clearance of traffic incident scenes; prompt, reliable and open communication; and motorist and responder safeguards. First responders from all TIM responder disciplines will learn how to operate more efficiently and collectively
This training covers many TIM recommended procedures and techniques, including:
- TIM Fundamentals and Terminology
- Notification and Scene Size-Up
- Safe Vehicle Positioning
- Scene Safety
- Command Responsibilities
- Traffic Management
- Special Circumstances
- Clearance and Termination