Reasonable Suspicion For Supervisors Trainer Course


Train the Trainer

This course is designed to help you meet the DOT training requirements for supervisors of covered safety-sensitive employees as described in 49 CFR Part 40.


  • Purpose and Scope
  • Other Resources
  • Reasonable Suspicion
  • Employer’s Responsibilities (40.11-40.27)
  • Alcohol Suspicion
  • Drug Suspicion
  • Signs and Symptoms

Education and Training:

  • Signs & Symptoms of Alcohol & Controlled Substances Use
  • Detection Periods
  • Alcohol
  • Amphetamine
  • Cocaine
  • Cannabinoids (Marijuana) with a special emphasis on Medical Marijuana in the Workplace
  • Opiates (Narcotics)
  • Phencyclidine (PCP)

Types of Testing:

  • Pre-Employment Testing
  • Reasonable Suspicion Testing
  • Post Accident Testing
  • Random Testing
  • Pre-Employment Verification
  • Alcohol & Controlled Substances
  • Accident Testing Report
  • Random Testing Documentation Form
  • Observed Behavior Reasonable

Suspicion Record Administration:

  • Recordkeeping
  • Documentation
  • Confidentiality

Course Includes: Student materials, lunch and refreshments

Instructor Resource Workbook,
Alcohol/Drug Supervisory Training
PowerPoint Presentation on USB
and Reasonable Suspicion video
on DVD

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Students are also invited to attend the free Impairment Education and Cannabis Workshop that follows. Register separately HERE.

This course is currently closed. For additional options, please contact us at 800-875-4770.