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FAA DER training and support

The designated employer representative DER is generally the DOT FAA drug and alcohol testing program expert within an organization. While DER training is not required, it can sure helps to know what you're doing.

P2DM-01: Mastery FAA DER Training

Instruction: Program
Authority: DOT FAA
Audience: DER
Level: Mastery

The Mastery helps FAA DERs carry out their full range of responsibilities, including responding to problem drug and alcohol testing situations.


All FAA DERs, especially those with some experience in the position.


The program includes the following courses. Each course lasts 15 to 30 minutes. Click the title to learn about a course.

Course ID Course Title
C7DN-08 DOT Pre-Employment Testing
C7DN-07 DOT Random Testing
C2DN-01 FAA Post-Accident Testing
C7DN-09 The DOT Return-To-Duty Process
C7DN-05 DOT Drug Testing Issues
C7DN-06 DOT Alcohol Testing Issues
C7DN-10 DOT Testing Program Administration

Expected duration

Expected program duration can vary by format.

Format Duration
Self-paced (online, CD-ROM) 2.5 - 3.0 hours


Program prices vary by format.

Format Price  
Online $35.00 per learner
CD-ROM $150.00 per CD-ROM


Purchase amount Discount percent
$500 to $999 2.0
$1,000 to $1,499 5.0
$1,500 to $2,499 10.0
$2,500 to $4,999 15.0
> $5,000 20.0