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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.

C7DN-03: DOT Testing Programs

Instruction: Course
Authority: DOT
Audience: DER

This course explains the legal framework for DOT testing, and the key features of DOT testing programs.

Learning objectives

Learners who complete this course will be prepared to:

  1. Identify the laws and regulations that govern DOT/FMCSA testing programs
  2. Discuss the six DOT testing program components
  3. Identify the six DOT testing situations
  4. List the steps in DOT drug and alcohol testing


This course is included in the following programs.

P1DB-01: Basic FMCSA DER training

P2DB-01: Basic FAA DER Training