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USCG supervisor drug and alcohol training

The Basic supervisor drug and alcohol training program is designed to meet the USCG's one-time supervisor training requirement.

P4SB-01: Basic USCG Supervisor Training

Instruction: Program
Authority: DOT USCG
Audience: Supervisor
Level: Basic

This program explains the components and scope of USCG testing programs. It helps supervisors understand their roles and responsibilities. And trains supervisors to recognize signs of current alcohol and drug use, make reasonable suspicion decisions, and carry out reasonable suspicion testing.


All supervisors in USCG drug and alcohol testing programs.


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
C7SN-01 You, Trained and Ready
C7SN-02 DOT Testing and You
C4SN-01 USCG Determining Reasonable Suspicion
C7TI-01 The Facts About Alcohol
C7TJ-01 Drug Control, Marijuana and Cocaine
C7TJ-02 Amphetamines, Opiates and PCP
C4SN-02 DOT USCG Reasonable Suspicion Testing

Expected duration

Expected program duration can vary by format.

Format Duration
Self-paced (online, CD-ROM) 2.0 - 2.5 hours


Program prices vary by format.

Format Price  
Online $36.00 per learner
CD-ROM $225.00 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