DOT Drug & Alcohol Reasonable Suspicion Training for Supervisors Course Online

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Applicable Regulations

49 CFR Parts 40, 199.241 and 382.603

Who Should Take This Course?

At a minimum, The Department of Transportation requires the following personnel to have training under 49 CFR Parts 40, 199.241 and 382.603:

  • Transportation Safety Personnel (all levels from Safety Clerk to Director)
  • Transportation Dispatch personnel
  • All HR and Safety Personnel whose company is required to meet DOT drug testing standards
  • Truck Drivers
  • Transportation Training Instructors
  • Personnel whose responsibility includes development of drug testing programs
  • Attorney’s specializing in Transportation

Overview

As per 49 CFR Parts 40, 199.241 (for pipeline operators)and 382.603 (for motor carriers) this online course for Drug & Alcohol Reasonable Suspicion Training for Supervisors is designed to meet DOT regulations and training requirements for Controlled Substances and Alcohol Use and Testing.  The Department of Transportation requires any supervisor who sends or refers employees for drug and/or alcohol testing under a DOT certified drug testing program, receive training in the administration and implementation of these procedures. Additionally, their training must include the physical, behavioral, speech and performance indicators of probable alcohol misuse and use of controlled substances.

Course Objectives

After completing the online course for DOT Controlled Substances and Alcohol Use and Testing, students will:

  • Understand the need for employee education about alcohol and substance abuse in the workplace.
  • Identify the physical, behavioral, speech and performance indicators of probable alcohol misuse and substance abuse.
  • Examine the different tests and requirements of DOT regulations for alcohol and controlled substance use.

Completion Instructions, Requirements, and Checklist

Assessment Quiz on completion of the module.

CEU’s, Duration, Prerequisites

Duration: 2 Hours -60 Minutes Alcohol, 60 Minutes Controlled Substances
Prerequisites: No prerequisites are assigned to this course.

Course Topics - Contact Us for a Detailed Outline

  • Consequences Facts and the Bottom Line Handling
  • Record Retention and Confidentiality Information
  • Training
  • Referral Required Testing Testing Procedures