Traffic Cones for Sale

Acquired Awareness currently have a couple hundred of 450mm Traffic Cones in stock that we no longer use.

If you would like to claim some, we’ll be selling them at $1 per cone!

Please feel free to drop by the Brendale depot and collect some, or call AATM on 07 3881 3008 for more information on these.

*Please note: these traffic cones are not for use on roadways*

World Suicide Prevention Day – 10th September

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‘Take a Minute, Change a Life’ is the theme of the 2017 World Suicide Prevention Day. These words are at the heart
of suicide prevention and together with R U OK Day, it is a reminder to take a minute to notice what is going on
around you – including family, friends, colleagues and even yourself. Research shows hundreds of Australians are
impacted by suicide death each year. Please contact your local doctor or Suicide Call Back Service on 1300 659 467.
Check out events near you – click here.

Queensland Road Safety Week

A reminder that this week is Queensland Road Safety Week – 21 – 25 August 2017. Make a pledge to commit to improving a single road behaviour!

Monday’s Focus – SPEEDING: Put the brakes on speeding

Tuesday’s Focus – DRINK & DRUG DRIVING: Plan not to drink and drive

Wednesday’s Focus – DISTRACTIONS, SEAT BELTS & CHILD RESTRAINTS: Take action against distractions

Thursday’s Focus – SHARING THE ROAD, INCLUDING BIKE AND PEDESTRIAN SAFETY: Share the road

Friday’s Focus – FATIGUE: Everyone can be affected by fatigue

For more information please click here.

New Saturday Training Course Dates – Refresher

AATC have added new weekend course dates for Refresher courses in September. Please see below:

Traffic Control Refresher – 9 September 2017
Traffic Management Implementation Refresher – 23 September 2017

If you would like to book into any of these courses, please click here or call AATC on 3881 3008 (select 2 for training).

Traffic Control and Traffic Management Trainer

Acquired Awareness Training Centre is the training arm of Acquired Awareness Traffic Management, a large Traffic Management Company operating in southeast Queensland.  Our Head Office is located in the northern Brisbane suburb of Brendale and we are seeking a suitably qualified and experienced Trainer to become part of our training team.

The successful applicant will be a person who:

  • Enjoys talking to groups of learners and imparting knowledge
  • Is self-motivated and organised
  • Has a good eye for detail (following RTO processes / marking assessments & completion of training related paperwork)

The applicant must have:

  • Current Qld Traffic Control (TC) and Traffic Management Implementation (TMI) Cards
  • A minimum of 5 years TC & TMI experience (evidence required)
  • A current Cert IV TAE
  • A Current Driver’s licence and
  • The ability to work out of the Brendale Depot

It will be an advantage, but it is not essential to :

  • Hold a current Qld Traffic Management Design (TMD) Card
  • Be a Qld Dept. Transport & Main Roads approved trainer
  • Have experience with RapidPlan Design Software

For the right applicant this position may lead to further opportunities for professional development.  The successful applicant will start as soon as possible on an attractive salary package.

Applications close by COB Friday 11/08/2017

Caloundra Depot – New Course Dates

With our new Caloundra Depot up and running, Acquired Awareness Training Centre is happy to announce that we will be running our first Traffic Control Refresher course up there!

We will be running this course on the 10th August, 2017.

If you would like to book into this course, please contact AATC on 07 3881 3008 (select 2 for training), or click here for more information on our courses & upcoming dates.

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Department of Transport and Main Roads – Fact Sheets

The Department of Transport and Main Roads have added new Fact Sheets onto their website. These Fact Sheets include:
– Transport inspectors and road closures
– Caboolture River Bridge Replacement Project
– Short-term low impact works

For more information and for more Fact Sheets, please click the Department of Transport and Main Roads link here.

Traffic Control Skillset ‘RIISS00044 Work Zone Traffic Control’

AATC will be delivering the Traffic Control Skillset ‘RIISS00044 Work Zone Traffic Control’ in the near future.

This means that participants who successfully complete this Traffic Control course will be awarded the following units:

  • RIIWHS205D Control Traffic with Stop/Slow Bat
  • RIICOM201D Communicate in the Workplace
  • RIIWHS201D Work Safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

TMA & Traffic Control Utilities

Acquired Awareness Traffic Management continues to roll out new Truck Mounted Attenuators and Traffic Control Utilities.

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Traffic Management Design Training

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As the leading provider for the Traffic Management Design course, we have successfully held 6 courses already this year! This included a remote delivery in Mackay.

We look forward to continue our delivery of the Traffic Management Design course throughout the rest of 2017, and in 2018!

If you would like to enquire or enrol into our Traffic Management Design courses, please contact us on 07 3881 3008 (select 2 for training).