Good Afternoon, Can you please advise me as to what one would need to study to become a traffic officer and what course it would be?

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Good Afternoon,

Can you please advise me as to what one would need to study to become a traffic officer and what course it would be?

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Traffic Officers Diploma Course
Course Philosophy

The Traffic Officer’s Course is structured to provide a fertile environment for the development of the student traffic officer. Members will have the opportunity to develop a thorough knowledge of the NRTA 93/96 (National Road Traffic Act, Act 93/96) and other related legislation. Overall, the course will focus on those issues which will equip the officer to execute his duties as a traffic officer in a professional manner.

Duration
The course is of twenty five week duration.

Throughout the course specialist instructors, consultants and other personnel are used to provide professional input. As previously mentioned, the course is divided into thirty six core modules. They are:

Unit 1:
Discipline and Code of Conduct/Compliments and Saluting

Unit 2:
Traffic Management

Unit 3:
Labour Relations and Occupational Safety

Unit 4:
SA Law

Unit 5:
Criminal Law

Unit 6:
Law of Criminal Procedure

Unit 7:
Law of Evidence

Unit 8:
Use of Force

Unit 9:
Constitutional Law

Unit 10:
Appointment and Powers

Unit 11:
Point Duty

Unit 12:
Administration and Discontinue Notices

Unit 13:
National Road Traffic Act 93/96

Unit 14:
Driving Under the Influence

Unit 16:
Systematic Examination of Vehicles

Unit 17:
Vehicles Excluded from Certain Regulations

Unit 18:
Loads on Vehicles

Unit 19:
Dimensions and Projections

Unit 20:
Abnormal Vehicles

Unit 21:
Basic Accident Recording

Unit 22:
Incident Management

Unit 23:
Administrative Powers

Unit 24:
Other Auxiliary Functions

Unit 25:
Mock Courts

Unit 26:
Selected Firearm Skills

Unit 27:
Tactical Pursuit: Stop and Approach

Unit 28:
Physical Education

Unit 29:
Physical Fitness

Unit 30:
Principles of Proactism

Unit 31:
Crime Prevention

Unit 32:
Police Professionalism

Unit 34:
First Aid

Unit 35:
Dangerous Goods Act 15 of 1973 / National Road Traffic Act 93/96

Unit 36:
Basic Fire Fighting

Unit 37:
National Land Transport Transition Act (NLTTA)

Unit 38:
Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences Act (AARTO)

Unit on All Speed Machines

The Traffic Officer’s Course is designed to be professionally challenging and enjoyable. To obtain the maximum benefit from the course, learners are encouraged to approach the course with enthusiasm and a positive attitude.

For more information on how to enroll, read more from the link below.

CLICK HERE

Best wishes.

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