APPLY TODAY FOR ATSSA CERTIFICATION Since 1977, the American Traffic Safety Services Association (ATSSA) has provided quality roadway safety education, training and certification to tens of thousands of industry professionals. To date, nearly 10,000 professionals have earned ATSSA certification. With the roadways used every day by millions of motorists, bicyclists, motorcyclists, pedestrians, incident responders and traffic and utility workers, safety training and certification save lives. The advantages and benefits received by pursuing professional certification are tremendous. In today’s competitive job market, companies and agencies look for specialized training, skills and industry commitment when considering an individual for employment. Being “ATSSA certified” is a testament of training from the “very best” and a validation of formal education, knowledge and work experience. CERTIFICATION THROUGH ATSSA ATSSA offers seven prestigious certification designations:
Some states, such as Virginia, Washington and Florida, offer these certifications through ATSSA to meet their state-specific MUTCD standards and guidelines. CERTIFICATION BENEFITS
THE CERTIFICATION PROCESS ATSSA certification offers solid evidence of educational attainment, on-the-job professional experience and competency through testing. Candidates for certification will need to meet the following criteria to receive their designation through the ATSSA Certification Board: Complete the training course(s) associated with the certification they are pursuing.
CERTIFICATION APPLICATION FEES ATSSA charges a nominal application fee for the processing and validating of certification applications – $109 for ATSSA members; $130 for non-members. RECERTIFICATION With ongoing regulatory, compliance and industry safety changes, ATSSA requires recertification every four (4) years to ensure that certified individuals stay up-to-date with the latest standards and techniques necessary to effectively perform their jobs and ensure public and worker roadway safety.