SUPERVISORY TRAINING REQUIREMENTS
Supervisors responsible for covered employees must be trained in the signs and symptoms of alcohol and drug influence, intoxication, and misuse consistent with a program of instruction to be made available for inspection upon demand by the FRA. Such a program shall, at a minimum, provide information concening the acute behavioral and apparent psychological effects of alcohol and the major drug groups on the controlled substances list. The program must also provide training on the qualifying criteria for post-accident testing and the role of the supervisor in post-accident collections. The duration of such training may not be less than 3 hours.
No recurrent training is required.
ONLINE TRAINING COURSES
To help you comply with DOT regulations, Superior Training Solutions offers online Reasonable Suspicion Courses that are designed with each DOT modality in mind. Below is a link to their courses.
Be sure to choose the correct DOT Modality (their Drug Free Workplace courses are for Non-DOT training) and the correct course (they offer Supervisor Initial Training courses, Supervisor Recurrent Training courses, and Employee Training Courses).
If you have any questions please feel free to call us at (970) 565-5402 and we will help you as best we can!