A one-day, Oregon Department of Transportation approved, traffic control flagger training safety course will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 12 at SWOCC, 1988 Newmark Ave., in Coos Bay. The training will cover requirements and approved techniques for moving traffic cautiously and consistently through work zones. Students who successfully complete the course will receive an ODOT credential for flaggers, valid for three years. You must be 18 years of age or older to receive the certification. Cost is $85 and will cover all materials. Registration is required.

For more information, call Community Education at 541-888-7328.

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