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MCC offers construction zone flagger training

Published: Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014 4:45 p.m. CDT

McHENRY – McHenry County College’s Continuing Education Department is offering a four-hour National Safety Council Flagger Training Certificate course from 8 a.m. to noon Feb. 25 in Room 121 at the Shah Center, 4100 W. Shamrock Lane, McHenry.

Students will learn flagging procedures and proper use of required equipment through classroom activities and hands-on training. This course is available for novice and experienced construction zone flaggers. In addition to controlling traffic through work areas, the program aims to minimize confusion by teaching standard flagging procedures.

The cost is $125 a session. To register, call the MCC Registration Office at 815-455-8588 and use course ID USV-U09-002. For information, contact Ruth Kormanak at 815-479-7879 or

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