Sign Maintenance Management

This course is scheduled for July 16, 2024 (12:00pm – 2:30pm).

The course fee is $20.

Course Summary:

This 2.5-hour virtual training teaches how to implement a successful sign program at the local level. The training uses practical exercises and resources, such as the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) and state guidelines, to provide a firm foundation in the purpose and requirements for sign usage, installation, and maintenance.

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the role, features, and urgency of repair for four sign types.
  • Explain state and local requirements for choosing sign materials including face sheeting, backing, and supports.
  • Apply MUTCD guidance as well as Nevada Standard Plans and Specifications to selected scenarios.
  • Describe the six elements of a sign management system.

This course follows the structure of FHWA Maintenance of Signs and Sign Supports: A Guide for Local Highway and Street Maintenance Personnel and is a required course in the Road Scholar program.

Intended Audience:

Anyone involved with asset management, roadway design, public works personnel, or person with duties that include direct responsibility for placement of signage and/or traffic control devices.




A Technology Transfer Engineer with the Kentucky LTAP, at the University of Kentucky, Todd Morrison retired from the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet after serving in the Div. of Construction, Maintenance and Traffic. At the Cabinet, he worked with environmental, work zone, construction, maintenance and traffic concerns as an Environmental Coordinator, Maintenance/Traffic Engineer, Resident/Construction Engineer, Area Engineer and as a Branch Manager for Operations. Recently he served for two years as Kentucky’s Safety Circuit Rider helping local agencies identify low-cost improvements to reduce crashes.
Todd is an ATSSA certified Flagging Instructor, Traffic Control Supervisor and Traffic Control Design Specialist.


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The non-refundable registration fee is $20 and is payable by check or credit card. Payment must be received prior to the first day of class.

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