This provides the base knowledge for working on category A roads (urban roads, 60km/h or less).
Note: If the STMS warrant has been expired for less than 12 months, it might be best for the trainee to complete the STMS Refresher workshop.
This is a Waka Kotahi TTM warranted role: STMS(A)-NP
There is an optional Unit standard for the STMS Cat A warrant – US 31962: Explain the requirements for the worksite under temporary traffic management for a road environment as defined in CoPTTM. Once the unit standard has been awarded for a category of road, the STMS is not required to attain this unit standard again for other categories of road environment.
Any person wishing to work on category A roads as an onsite STMS, or
Any person wishing to work on category A roads while fulfilling one of the following roles:
The following is included in the workshop fee:
Waka Kotahi warrants are refreshed every 3 years.
To refresh a STMS Cat A warrant the holder will need to attend a STMS refresher workshop. This renews the non-practising warrant.
The practising STMS Cat A warrant is renewed once the STMS Cat A practical re-assessment has been successfully completed.
The practising warrant will expire on the same date as the non-practising warrant.
For those who need to be practising as an on-site STMS Cat A, there is additional mentoring and a practical assessment completed in a category A road environment.