Central Minnesota Region
About this classroom presentation
The program is offered to promote and educate safe driving in winter and summer highway work zones. The presentation is aimed at driving tips and suggestions on what motorists should do when encountering snowplows, but other segments give advice on how to safely maneuver through summer highway construction zones.
A short quiz is also offered to aid learning. As an added benefit, arrangements can be made to have a fully equipped MnDOT snowplow truck available at your presentation.
It's free! There is no cost for the Safety Awareness multi-media program which can be geared for any age grouppre-elementary to senior citizens. Its proven to be perfect for Drivers Education classes.
How do I schedule one?
There are District 3 employee speakers located throughout central Minnesota. We can accommodate groups of any sizelarge or small.
If you are interested in scheduling a safety presentation for your class or community group or have questions, please contact: Jenny Seelen, Program Coordinator, District 3 Central Region Communications for Baxter/St. Cloud at 218-828-5719.
Please, call to schedule a free Safety Awareness presentation for your class groups today!
Tips on navigating
- Roundabouts (PDF)
- Diverging diamond interchange (PDF) in St. Cloud
- Work zones using a pilot cars in rural areas (PDF)
- Automatic flagger assistance devices in work zones (YouTube)
- Doing the zipper merge
- HAWK pedestrian crosswalk system in St. Cloud
- Reduced conflict intersection warning systems
- Flashing yellow arrow signals
- Reduced conflict intersections