From Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (La DOTD) Standard Specifications for Roads & Bridges Manual:
"The TCS shall be responsible for the training of flagging
personnel. This training will ensure that all flagging done on the project is in compliance with the MUTCD Part VI and Louisiana Work Zone Traffic Control Details."
From La DOTD Standard Plans and Special Details - Traffic Control:
• All flaggers shall be qualified.
• The contract shall be responsible for training or assuring that all flaggers are qualified to perform flagging duties.
• A Qualified Flagger is one that has completed courses such as those offered by ATSSA, AGC, or other courses approved by the LADOTD Work Zone Task Force. The contractor shall be responsible for getting the flagger course approved."