Traffic Controller Course

    This pre training language, literacy and numeracy assessment is carried out to assess your capabilities. As an RTO, we always try to deliver the highest standard of service, and to do this, we need to ensure you have the knowledge to complete this training course.

    Instructions: Complete the following exercises to the best of your ability. You should try to complete all tasks and take your time and read each question carefully.

    This evaluation is not a test The information you provide about your writing and math skills will help us plan support throughout the program. This information is confidential and will not be used for any other purpose and will remain the property of Upskill Institute.

    Tell us about your reading, writing and numeracy skills.
    I can ...
    Write a SMS messageYesSometimesNo
    Check change when shoppingYesSometimesNo
    Read a TV guideYesSometimesNo
    Read an emailYesSometimesNo
    Read a mapYesSometimesNo
    Write a job applicationYesSometimesNo
    Calculate fractions, decimals and percentagesYesSometimesNo
    Write a work reportYesSometimesNo
    Read the prompts on an ATMYesSometimesNo
    Use a calculatorYesSometimesNo
    Read an account or billYesSometimesNo

    1. Look at the group of words below. Arrange these words in alphabetical order.

    sun - shop - stop - strong - some - spot

    1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6.

    2. Tick each incorrectly spelt words:

    • 2-Mondey Mondey
    • 2-Bus Bus
    • 2-Pencil Pensil
    • 2-Shoes Shoes
    • 2-Food Food
    • 2-Phone Phone
    • 2-Clean Cleen
    • 2-House House
    • 2-Play Play
    • 2-Technical Tecnical

    3. Write a short paragraph about why you are interested in doing this course?

    4. Answer the questions.

    a: 12 + 34 + 53 = b: 147 - 31 = c: 11 X 8 = d: 100 ÷ 4 = e: $2.07 + $0.92 + $115.00 =

    8. Why should you follow work health and safety instructions?

    6. What types of traffic control equipment are you familiar with?

    7. What are three vehicle type examples?

    8. Oral Discussion

    You will need to describe what you see in this picture to your assessor. The Assessor will record your response.

    Work Health and Safety Act 2011 (WHS Act) – Work Health and Safety Regulation 2017 (WHS Regulation)



    SafeWork NSW enters into agreements with Registered Training Organisations (RTOs) to deliver Traffic Control Work Training (TCWT) in NSW under the WHS Regulation. RTOs are required to complete a 100 point evidence of identity (EOI) check for each participant immediately prior to commencing training or assessment.

    The applicant is required to show the RTO delegate original EOI documents that add up to at least 100 points. Within these documents the applicant must be able to show a photo, date of birth (minimum age 17 years), signature and current residential address. It is the RTO’s responsibility to ensure that the relevant sections of the EOI form are complete, and to verify the EOI documentation provided.

    The record of training (ROT) (last page of this form) is to be completed by applicants who have successfully completed TCWT and provides the information required for the RTO to lodge an application for a TCWT card on behalf of the applicant.

    This EOI/ROT form is to be retained by the RTO and may be called upon for review during an audit or in response to a complaint or compliance related issues.

    It is an offence under the Crimes Act 1900 (Crimes Act) and WHS Act to make false or misleading statements on this form, heavy penalties apply.

    Privacy compliance statement

    This information is collected and retained by the RTO for the purpose of delivering TCWT training and TCWT assessment in NSW under the WHS legislation and for the purposes of making an application for a Traffic Control Work Training (TCWT) card on behalf of a successful applicant. This information may be disclosed and used by SafeWork NSW for the purpose of monitoring and ensuring compliance with the WHS Act and the WHS Regulation. This information may also be used for the purposes of confirming a participant’s details as required. Information provided in this form will not be used or disclosed except in accordance with the requirements of the Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998 (PPIP Act) and/or Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 (GIPA Act). Individual course participants can gain access to their personal information that is held by the RTO.


    This section must be completed prior to the commencement of training. Mark the appropriate boxes.

    Please complete the applicable evidence of identity details in the shaded box below (please print in BLOCK LETTERS only)

    Participant Name:

    Primary (only use one primary document)

    Australian Birth Certificate Australian Birth Certificate/card (minimum 14 years) issued by the Registrar of Births Deaths and Marriages 70 PointsNumber: State:
    Passport Australian or international passport (current or expired within last two years, but not cancelled) 70 PointsNumber: Country:
    Australian Citizenship Certificate Australian Citizenship Certificate 70 PointsNumber:


    Each of these ID is equal to 40 Points
    Driver Licence Current Australian state or territory driver’s licence or learner driver licence/permitNumber: State:
    Boat Operators Licence Current Australian state or territory boat operators photo licence (eg personal watercraft driving licence)Number: State:
    NSW Firearms Licence Current NSW firearms photo licenceNumber:
    High Risk Work Licence Current Australian issued high risk work licenceNumber: State:
    Photo Card Current Australian state/territory proof of age or photo card (eg a NSW RMS issued photo card)Number: State:
    Australian Police Or Dep of Defence Card Australian Police or Dept of Defence card (with photo)Number:

    The following documents are worth 25 points (please tick box for type of EOI being used and record points value)

    • Veterans Card Department Veterans Affairs card
    • Property Lease Agreement Property lease agreement
    • Motor Vehicle Registration Current motor vehicle registration
    • Medicare Card Current Medicare card
    • Centrelink Card Current Centrelink card
    • Home Insurance Papers Home insurance papers
    • Motor Vehicle Insurance Motor vehicle insurance papers
    • Property/Council Rate Notice Property (council) rates notice issued in the last three (3) months
    • Utility Bills Utility bills issued in the last three (3) months
    • Telephone Account Telephone account issued in the last three (3) months
    • Bank Cards / Statement Credit/Savings cards/Bank statements (1)
    • Bank Cards / Statement 2 Credit/Savings cards/Bank statements (2)


    This section is to be completed prior to the commencement of training Title: Family/Surname: Given Name: Other names: Date of birth: (DD/MM/YYYY) Mobile number: Email: STREET ADDRESS (MUST NOT BE A PO BOX)
    Unit number/Street number/Property number (include Lot or DP number if applicable) Street Name: Suburb: State: Postcode:
    POSTAL ADDRESS Same as street address Same Address
    Unit number/Street number/Property number (include Lot or DP/PO Box/GPO Box/Private Bag/Locked Bag) Street Name: Suburb: State: Postcode:


    I declare that the details contained on this form are true and correct. The EOI details were provided to the RTO prior to attending TCWT or TCWT assessment under the WHS Regulation.

    Participant’s signature: Please enter your full name in the space provided. By doing so, you acknowledge that this will serve as your electronic signature for this document. Date It is an offence under the Crimes Act 1900 (Crimes Act) and WHS Regulation to make false or misleading statements in this application.