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Individual DOT courses

DOT training programs for employees, supervisors and DERs typically include several courses. Each course is designed around specific learning objectives and included in programs to meet particular learning needs.

C1EN-01: DOT FMCSA Testing Program Scope

Instruction: Course
Authority: DOT FMCSA
Audience: Employee

Who is subject to testing in an FMCSA testing program? This course provides the answers.

Learning objectives

Learners who complete this course will be prepared to:

  1. Explain the difference between DOT testing and testing under an employer's authority, and why the distinction is important
  2. Identify workers covered by an employer's FMCSA testing program according to their positions, safety-sensitive job functions, and what it means to "perform" these functions