Drug and Alcohol Testing for CDL Drivers
Online Training

Drug and Alcohol Testing for CDL Drivers Course Overview

This is an online Drug and Alcohol Testing for CDL Drivers discusses the drug and alcohol testing requirement and how it affects transportation employees…and reviews the testing process itself, what happens if a driver tests positive for a substance and how to get help for a drug or alcohol problem.

Everyone knows that alcohol, drugs and driving don’t mix. Yet drivers who are “under the influence” are still a major cause of accidents. To help ensure that drivers of commercial vehicles stay drug- and alcohol-free behind the wheel, the Federal Transportation Employee Testing Act requires motor carriers to establish rigorous drug and alcohol testing programs.

Areas covered in the course include information on DOT and FMCSA drug and alcohol regulations, drug and alcohol testing basics, how drug and alcohol tests are conducted, removal and return-to-duty for CDL drivers, substance abuse and how to get help and more.

Drug and Alcohol Testing for CDL Drivers Course Overview

This online Drug and Alcohol Testing for CDL Drivers course covers the following topics:

  • Introduction
  • DOT/FMCSA Drug and Alcohol Regulations
  • Drug and Alchol Testing Basics
  • How Drug and Alcohol Test are Conducted
  • Removal and Return-to-Duty
  • Substance Abuse… Getting Help
  • Conclusion

Universally Compatible

This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.


Average Completion Time

Completion times vary depending on the number of times the information is viewed prior to finishing the course. The average completion time is 45 minutes.


Knowledge Assessment

Testing is conducted in this online course to reinforce the information presented. You are provided three opportunities to achieve a passing mark of 80% or greater.


Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of this course, a certificate will be available to download and print. You can access your certificate through your online account.