Traffic Control Courses in Sydney

Since 2000, we’ve been a Registered Training Organisation and approved by SafeWork NSW to deliver traffic controller courses in Marrickville, which is within walking distance from Sydenham Station and a 10-minute train ride from Sydney CBD.

Our certifications are nationally recognised and valid for work across Australia.

Save Big $$$ with Our Traffic Control Packages!

Here’s what’s included:

✅ Comprehensive classroom training to make you job-ready!

✅ Mandatory Pre-learning activities that offer flexibility to learn at your own pace before attending classroom sessions

✅ Issued with an interim certificate upon classroom training and assessment that is valid for 90 days and to work as a traffic controller.

✅ Learn from professional trainers who have extensive knowledge and experience in the industry.

✅ Assist with Employment in the Industry

✅ We will beat any price!

Traffic Controller Combo Course

Combined Traffic Management courses:

We are offering a discounted price for Traffic Controller courses plus a Traffic Implementer Plan at a discounted price on the same day.

You can complete both programs in one day or split your two courses in two days, provided that you complete pre-learning material prior to classroom attendance. The pre-learning material consists of videos, risk assessment activities, and multiple-choice questions.

Courses Structure:

Course Duration: One (1) Day

Course Time: 8.00 am till 6.30 pm.

Course Days: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday

Other requirements: See course requirements.

Upon course completion, trainees will be issued interim certificates for both programmes. These certificates are valid for 90 days and provide an instant start in the traffic control industry.

To obtain an unrestricted license, you will need to complete live practical training. This additional training, which costs only $79, will be delivered on a separate day as specified in the practical training date section. RTO will submit your assessment reports to Safework NSW, and Safework NSW will mail you the traffic control card(s).

Blue (TC) + Yellow (IMP) + White Card

Save Big $$$ with Our White Card and Traffic Control Combo Package incl. SafeWork fee!

Here’s what’s included:

✅ Convenient one-day White Card course available 7 days a week

✅ Comprehensive classroom training for both Traffic Controller and White Card courses

✅ Two sessions delivered in one day for Traffic Combo course on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays

✅ Flexible options to split traffic combo training over two  days if needed

✅ Pre-learning materials to prepare you for the classroom learning and assessment at your own pace

✅ Instant opportunity to work as a traffic controller upon course completion

✅ Increase your employment potential with all three essential cards

We are offering maximum flexilibilty to you regarding White Card days that we offer 7 days a week and Traffic Control Courses Tuesday, Thursday, Saturdays. Upon receiving confirmation email, please email us with your preferred white card date if not listed below.

Plus, with our package, you’ll enjoy a seamless path to obtaining your unrestricted license with a live assessment lasting just 4-6 hours.

Don’t miss out on this unbeatable offer! Boost your career prospects and secure your future in the industry. Enrol now and take the first step towards success! ️

Please note live practical assessment is not included in this package. 

Traffic Controller (TCR)

About the course:

Formerly known as Blue Card, our Traffic Controller course is an entry point into the traffic control industry. Also referred to as the ‘stop and go’ course, it equips you with the skills to understand and manage stopping and starting traffic using a stop/slow bat, portable traffic light, or boom gate. While it doesn’t cover traffic control plan implementation or supervision, it’s a one-day course that can open doors for you in the industry.

Course Structure

Course Duration: One (1) Day

Course Time: 8.00 am till 4.30 pm.

Course Days: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday

Other requirements: See course requirements.

Upon course completion, a trainee will be issued an interim certificate that is valid for 90 days and provides instant access to the traffic control industry.

To obtain an unrestricted license, the trainee must complete live practical training at a cost of $79 only. Please note this training will be delivered on a separate day, referred to in the practical training date section.

White Card Add-on

Moreover, it is noteworthy that many employers prioritise candidates with a White Card, allowing them to work on construction sites and expand their scope within traffic control roles. For information on the White Card course and our Traffic Control Combo deal, please refer to the respective sections.

Course Information

This course is for individuals responsible for traffic management on a site and road workers under their direction.

Upon completion of the course, a participant will be responsible for setting up, monitoring, and closing down traffic guidance schemes or work zone Traffic Management Plans. The course will also allow you to Position, set up, and program portable traffic control devices.

It applies to supervisory roles. These roles generally involve working in teams in live traffic environments and sharing some responsibility for others’ outcomes.

Course Structure

Course Duration: One (1) Day

Course Time: 10.30 am till 6.30 pm.

Course Days: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday

Other requirements: See course requirements.

Issuing of Statement of Completion: Upon successful completion of the training activities, a trainee will be issued a Statement of Completion (SOC) valid for 90 days. During this time, the trainee must complete the final assessments on a live road as per the training package and SafeWork NSW requirements. The SOC cannot be extended or renewed after expiry.

To obtain an unrestricted license, the trainee must complete live practical training at a cost of $79 only. Please note this training will be delivered on a separate day, referred to in the practical training date section.

Upon completing the final practical assessment on the live road, a trainee will receive Traffic Control Work Training from Safework NSW in the mail.

Course Outcome

Persons holding this qualification are permitted to:

  • Set up, monitor, and close down traffic control devices according to nominated TGS.
  • Identify safety implications of traffic control at roadworks and closing down a TGS;
  • Conduct an onsite check of a TGS to identify risks and hazards.
  • Ensure spacing between signs and traffic control devices is in line with a TGS.
  • Maintain traffic incident reports.

Course Time Table

Practical Assessment

This is a 1 day course. You must have completed your TCR, IMP or COMBO course at Allies Training Centre, before you book for the practical assessment. You will be turned away and your fee will not be refunded if you book without reading requirements. 

Practical Assessment is a 1 day course, you must complete your practical assessment and book for it after you complete your learning. Practical fee is $79, and $29 card fee (SafeWork) is payable once successfully completed. If you did a combo course, card fee is $50 (for both cards: IMP and TCR). You must bring your 100 points of ID again.

Please note – if you complete any other traffic control courses after the practical assessment – you will have to do a separate practical exam.

Minimum of 5 days required for cancellations – no exceptions!

English Literacy

Course particpiants must have basic english literacy language and numeracy skills. All course participants will be given Language Literacy Numeracy assessment prior to the course commencement. 

If you are unsure about your language literacy skills please contact our office immediately via email or 02 9557 7466 if you have doubts. Cancellations must be made 48 hours before course start time. If you show up on the day and do not have the required English Skills, there are no refunds, please ensure to double check before making a booking.

Course Requirements

To undertake this training, it is COMPULSORY that students:

  1. Bring 100 points of ID on the day. You must show be able to show originals! Except for those that are digitally issues i.e. phone bills, registration papers, bank statements. See table below.
  2. Complete pre-course activities sent via email. Should take 2-3 hours to do on average.  No refunds are offered if you arrive without completing pre-learning activities. You will have to re-book your course, paying the full fee.
  3. You must be able to read and write in English. If you have difficulty, we recommend you call us before making a booking.
  4. You WILL NOT be allowed to sit in the course without 100 points of ID. No refunds are offered if you arrive with insufficient ID – you will have to re-book your course, paying the full fee.
  5. You must complete your practical exam within 90 days of course completion.

You must wear comfortable clothing 

  1. Long sleeve clothing
  2. Long pants
  3. Enclosed shoes (no thongs, sandals)

Identity Requirements

Australian or Overseas Persons in Australia  

  • Must have 100 points of ID confirming their Date of Birth, Address, Photo and address using combination of IDs as per the table below.
  •  EOI form.
  • The minimum age requirement to do the traffic control course is 17 years old. You must be at least 17 years old when you join your class.

Please bring original 100 points of ID. NO PHOTOCOPIES, NO PICTURES OF ID WILL BE ACCEPTED.  If you have less than 100 points, contact our office before the course date. You will not be allowed to commence the course and no refund will be issued. Re-enrolment is full course fee.

Type of Identification ID Document Points Value
Only 1 document can be used
Australian Birth Certificate/card issued by the registrar of births, deaths and marriages 70
Passport - Australian or International (Current or expired within last 2 years, but not cancelled) 70
Australian citizenship certificate 70
Multiple documents can be used
Current Australian driver's license, Photo ID, Australian fire arms license or boat operator permit 40
Credit/Savings cards/bank statements FROM AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTIONS (Maximum of 2, must be from different banks, bank card and statements from the same bank count as 1 form of ID) 25
Government issued card such as Department of Veterans Affairs card, Current Centrelink card, Medicare 25
Utility bills issued in the last (3) months - for example water, electricity, gas, telephone. Viewing an applicant’s account and personal profile details within their online account (i.e. not a statement) is not acceptable. (AUSTRALIAN) 25
Current Vehicle registration or insurance papers 25

Frequently asked questions

When do I get my TCR or IMP card?

  1. You will be issued a interim certificate (Statement of Completion) on the day of training. This interim certificate is valid for 90 days of work.
  2. You will need to complete a practical assessment on the road, we will provide you dates once you finish the learning and theory assessments. Practical course fee is $79. After your practical assessment, you will be issued a Statement of Attainment (qualification).
  3. SafeWork card fee is also payable upon course completion. The lodgement for each card is $25 (combo is $50 for both IMP and TCR cards).
  4. The physical TCR or IMP (blue/yellow ticket) card is sent by Safe Work NSW within 3-4 weeks of course completion.

Whats the difference between Traffic Control Course and Implement and Manage traffic plans?

  1. Traffic control course is for those wishing to start their career in the construction industry.
  2. Implement and Manage traffic plans is for those that would like to have more of a supervisorial role in the traffic control industry, setting up and setting down traffic management zones.

Why do I need 100 points of ID?

  1. It is a requirement by SafeWork NSW, you must be able to present 100 points of ID. See requirements tab for more information on ID.

What payment methods do you have?

  1. You can pay via credit card, PayPal, over the phone or cash on the day of the course.
  2. PayPal – we are now offering 4 small easy payments via PayPal. If you have a PayPal account, it’s quick and easy. Just select “pay in 4 payments” via PayPal checkout.
  3. Invoices can be sent out, however must be paid in advance to secure spots for courses at least 48 hours prior to the course to confirm seats.

Please contact us via email at or on (02) 9557 7466 for any queries. 

Refund Policy

  1. If you fail to bring appropriate identification on the day you will not be eligible for a refund – you will have to reschedule your course, paying full course fee again.
  2. If you are found not yet competent for a course, there is no refund. Re-assessment fee applies.
  3. Re-scheduling/cancellations must be made at least 48 hours in advance, regardless of when the booking was made
  4. Late arrivals of more than 15 minutes will be dismissed from the course. Re-enrolment is full course fee. 
  5. $29 non-refundable booking fee for any cancellations prior to 48 hours.
  6. You MUST KNOW ENGLISH (read, write and speak), if you are not sure, please do not proceed with the booking. If you proceed to book and you do not have sufficient English skills, there will be no refund if cancellation is not made 48 hours before the course.

48 hour written notice is required for TCR/IMP/COMBO cancellations. Contact us here.

Practical Exam requires 5 days notice – regardless of when the booking was made! Non-refundable/Non-transferable as we have external permits and locations booked in advance for the practical assessment. Contact us here.

We are a Registered Training Organisation since 2000 and approved by Safework NSW to offer traffic controller courses in Sydney’s Innerwest, Marrickville.

The traffic control course is for those that wish to kickstart their career as a traffic controller and start immediately earning!

There are two types of courses:

Traffic controller/Blue card: upon completion of this program you are authorised to control traffic using stop and go signs, and portable traffic lights. To obtain an unrestricted license you must complete self-paced learning activities prior to the face to face training session and complete live practical assessment.

Implement traffic management plan/Yellow card: upon completion of this course, you will be able to implement traffic controller plan and offer services as a supervisor. To obtain an unrestricted license you must complete self-paced learning activities prior to the face to face training session and complete live practical assessment. Employers prefer potential candidates to hold both licenses

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