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STMS NP Refresher

This one day workshop renews the STMS (non-practising warrant).

On successful completion of the STMS NP Refresher workshop, the non-practising warrant will be awarded based on the previous level of warrant:

  • Level 1 STMS will be awarded STMS Cat A and B non-practising warrants
  • Level 2/3 STMS will be awarded Cat A, B and C non-practising warrants

Topics Includes:

  • Introduction of categories of road environment (A, B, C)
  • Overview of the career path
  • Risk Assessment
  • Changes to STMS responsibilities
  • Overview of the TMO role and changes to the TC role (and phase out of this role)
  • Changes to inspection activities
  • Preparation for a Practical Assessment (to renew the Practising Cat A, B or C warrant)

Workshop includes:

  • STMS refresher handbook
  • Morning tea, Lunch and Afternoon tea
  • A verification card which can be used as proof of the warrant (until the Waka Kohahi ID card arrives)
  • Waka Kotahi registration


This workshop is required for those who have held a Level 1 STMS, L2/3 STMS NP or L2/3 STMS qualification which is soon to expire (or expired for less than one year). It is the theory non-practising part of the qualification.  For those who also need to renew a practising warrant a Practical Assessment will also be required.

Waka Kotahi have put together a step by step guide Renewing your Site Traffic Management (STMS) warrant .   Please contact us if you have any questions.

Upcoming Workshops

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