Rutgers Center for Government Services Presents

Practical Traffic Engineering for Police Officers - Fall 2019
September 19, 26, October 3, 17, 24, 31
PS-4210-FA19-1 (6 Thursdays)

Class meets one day a week for six weeks, 9:30 am to 1:30 pm (no break for lunch) at:

Rutgers Lifelong Learning Center
3 Rutgers Plaza, Room 120
New Brunswick, N.J.

For Class Flyer & Registration form click here 

Practical Traffic Engineering for Police Officers

Dates:             April 9, 16, 23, 30, May 7, & 14, 2020
Time:               9:30am-1:30pm
Location:         Rutgers Lifelong Learning Center, New Brunswick
Cost:               $809

The class runs for six Thursdays in April and May.  Students must be pre-registered before attending the course, and there are no walk-in registrations allowed.   There are no lunch breaks during the classes.

Students will receive a workbook/manual specifically designed for this 25-hour interactive course, along with a USB drive containing additional materials.  This course provides instruction and resources in the following areas: the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD); NJDOT Regulations; statutory requirements; speed limits; traffic control devices; traffic surveys; site plan reviews; traffic management and calming; major event traffic management planning; and preconstruction meetings.  Lessons for this course focus on how traffic officers manage their responsibilities, employing one of the three E’s of traffic safety. Students will understand how to utilize the MUTCD efficiently; perform traffic surveys for traffic control devices; the effective use of signage and roadway markings; the placement of adult school crossing guards; enhance bicycle safety; establish speed limits; delineate roadway parameters; compose traffic ordinances and resolutions; traffic crash reduction; and develop written and verbal presentations for government officials and planning boards.

Click here to download a course flyer and registration form

​​New Jersey Police Traffic Officers Association 

Traffic Safety Related Training

2020 Radar Instructor Refresher Classes

January 10, 2020                 John H. Stamler Police Academy
February 21, 2020               Camden County College Police Academy
March 20, 2020                    Atlantic County Police Training Center
April 10, 2020                      Ocean County Police Academy
May 8, 2020                         John H. Stamler Police Academy
May 15, 2020                       Essex County Police Academy
September 18, 2020            Morris County Police Academy
October 9, 2020                   Ocean County Police Academy
November 20, 2020             Monmouth County Police Academy

Times:                                  9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Cost:                                     Free

Presented by the NJ Division of Criminal Justice, this is a one-day refresher course that is required for RADAR instructors to maintain their certification.  A radar instructor/operator certificate is valid for three years.  In the third year, prior to expiration, each instructor must attend a refresher course.  

Instructors no longer receive notification for when they are due for recertification.  It is the responsibility of each instructor to know when their certification expires and to renew the instructor certification prior to expiration.

Registration must be made on the DCJ General Course Registration Form and faxed to DCJ at (732) 974-7551. 

Click here to download the DCJ RADAR Instructor Refresher Registration Form