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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.

C7TI-02: Alcohol Myths and Misinformation

Instruction: Course
Authority: DOT
Audience: All DOT

This DOT course dispels common myths about alcohol that can increase the risks of drinking.

Learning objectives

Learners who complete this course will be prepared to:

  1. Give examples of how alcohol misuse affects everyone, not just drinkers
  2. Describe how the body absorbs and distributes alcohol, which is different from digesting food
  3. Discuss how and when intoxication occurs
  4. Explain how the body eliminates alcohol, and dispel some common myths about getting sober


This course is included in the following programs.

P1DA-01: Advanced FMCSA DER Training

P2DA-01: Advanced FAA DER Training