The Work Zone certificate is a prerequisite for many of the IMSA certifications.
Transportation Center Certifications
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Transportation Center System Specialist Level I
This certification program is designed for transportation professionals whose role encompasses control and operation of a road network in a Transportation Management Center (TMC). The program provides an understanding of key concepts and the technology used for devices, equipment, and software that a TMC may utilize in daily operations. It includes material on data collection, manual and automatic incident detection, telecommunications, sub-systems, video, operations and control, network topology and security, wired and wireless physical plant, computer aided dispatching and analysis/reporting.
This certification program is intended for practitioners that install, maintain equipment used in and/or directly or indirectly operate transportation management centers.
Transportation Center System Specialist Level II
The Transportation Center System Specialist (TCSS) Level II certification program continues and expands on the knowledge and skill sets gained in the Level I program with an advanced review of the concepts, technology and operational techniques. for devices, equipment, and software that a TMC may utilize in daily operations. This program emphasizes material on data collection, vehicle detection, data integrity and integration, Center-To-Center protocols, TMC consoles, video and closed circuit television technologies, stand by power systems, software sub-systems, dynamic message signs, field device operations and system administration and troubleshooting.
This certification program is intended for individuals that have achieved the Transportation Center System Specialist Level I certification whose role and responsibilities may require a higher level of knowledge and be more supervisory.
Transportation Center System Specialist Level I.