DOT Breath Alcohol Technician Basic Proficiency Training


This course does not include training supplies or mock demonstrations. For the full qualification course, which includes supplies and the required mock collections, click here.

Our DOT Breath Alcohol Technician Qualification Training course, compliant with the DOT regulation 49 CFR Part 40.213(a-b), provides an in-depth understanding of breath alcohol testing, vital for promoting alcohol-free workplaces. This self-paced online training covers the operation of testing devices, principles of testing, and the protocol for administering both screening and confirmation tests. Although it does not include the seven Initial Proficiency Demonstrations required by the DOT, it equips learners to perform non-DOT breath alcohol tests as per most state laws.

The course, using videos, documents, and presentations, can be completed in approximately 5 hours. Upon successful completion of the online exam, a certificate can be downloaded. This training is beneficial for a wide range of professionals, including new BATs, business owners, supervisors, medical assistants, and safety officers. By taking this course, you enhance your career and contribute to creating safer work environments.

Our DOT Breath Alcohol Technician Qualification Training course has been specifically designed to meet the vital need for trained professionals who can skillfully and accurately conduct breath alcohol tests, a crucial component of maintaining drug and alcohol-free workplaces. This course is a comprehensive guide for those aspiring to become Breath Alcohol Technicians (BATs), as well as for those seeking a refresher in this critical role.

The course follows the guidelines and fulfills the standards outlined by the Department of Transportation (DOT) regulation 49 CFR Part 40.213 (a-b), focusing on the provision of Basic Information and Qualification Training. It's important to note that while this course provides a comprehensive understanding of the role and responsibilities of a BAT, it does not include the seven Initial Proficiency Demonstrations required by the DOT.

Our curriculum covers a wide range of topics designed to provide a thorough understanding of the technical and ethical aspects of breath alcohol testing. Learners will gain insight into the importance of BATs in promoting workplace safety, the principles of breath alcohol testing, the operation and calibration of breath alcohol testing devices, and the correct procedure for administering both screening and confirmation tests.

Furthermore, our training program also incorporates knowledge that qualifies individuals to perform Non-DOT breath alcohol tests in accordance with most state laws, thereby broadening your scope of practice.

This self-paced online course employs a variety of teaching methods, including instructive videos, detailed documents, valuable resources, and engaging presentations. Upon successful completion of the online exam, students will be able to download a certificate of completion, signifying their completion of the first two of three qualification requirements as per DOT rules.

The DOT Breath Alcohol Technician Qualification Training course can typically be completed in around 5 hours, depending on the learner's pace. This training is beneficial for a wide range of professionals, including but not limited to, new BATs, business owners, supervisors, nurses, medical assistants, laboratory technicians, and safety officers.

By completing this course, you will be taking a significant step towards expanding your career in a meaningful and impactful way. Our training ensures that you are equipped with the knowledge and skills to effectively contribute to a safe and productive work environment, free from the hazards of alcohol impairment.

  • Successful students will be able to express an understanding of industry terms and the protocols involved in breath alcohol testing by completing an online quiz with 75% or greater proficiency.
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DOT Compliant Training

The course is made to meet or exceed the stringent training and certification benchmarks established by federal and state regulatory bodies across all 50 states and their territories, as well as in Canada, Mexico, and any country following DOT regulations for agencies including FMCSA, FAA, FTA, FRA, USCG, and PHMSA, along with other jurisdictions that apply DOT guidelines.

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Compliant with State Regulations

This course is made to meet or exceed the training standards and requirements set by the specific state, province, or territory for which it was created and intended. Please note that additional licensing, permits, or registrations may be necessary and should be obtained from the relevant state agencies as needed.

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Content Made and Reviewed by Attorneys

Taking a course developed and reviewed by attorneys with expertise in their subjects ensures learners receive accurate and relevant content. Their specialized knowledge translates into practical insights, preparing learners for real-world applications.

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Collector Support® for Drug Testing

Learners, managers, and supervisors have direct access to our team of trainers for inquiries, assistance, or questions. Reach out to a US-based trainer by calling or sending an email. We are committed to responding quickly during regular business hours, ensuring you receive timely support to enhance your learning experience.

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Learn On-the-Go: Accessible Education Anytime, Anywhere

Our eLearning platform, with its intuitive design, is accessible across all modern desktops, mobile devices, and tablets, ensuring a seamless learning experience. Our courses remain active until completion, eliminating the need to rush and promoting better retention, performance in practice, and reduced errors compared to conventional training methods.

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Credits Expire Only After Acceptance

Content credits provide a flexible approach to training, only expiring when the user accepts the course invitation. This means training managers can purchase credits ahead of time, enjoy cost savings, and be free to allocate training as it suits training schedules or organizational needs.

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Instant Access to Courses and Content Credits

Trainers and managers can instantly invite learners to access courses. Upon registration or receiving an invitation, learners gain immediate entry to start their training

 
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Estimated 8 Hours of Learning

This course provides approximately 8 hours of learning, designed for self-paced learning to allow for in-depth study. fulfilling or surpassing all relevant federal or state training hour mandates, as well as other certification requirements. While the duration is for planning and compliance purposes, the completion time may vary according to each learner’s pace, reading speed, and comprehension ability.

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Download Certificates Upon Completion

After course completion, learners can immediately download their training certificates. Managers and trainers will also have the ability to view and download certificates for their employees, streamlining the documentation of completed training.

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Instant Manager Account with 2+ Content Credits

With the purchase of two or more credits, a manager account is automatically created. This account streamlines the process of inviting employees, consolidates training certificates, and assists with general compliance and certification training audits.

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Volume Discounts

Did you know that our course credits never expire? This provides the flexibility to stock up and learn from anywhere in the world and at any time. Plus, purchasing in bulk is cost-effective, as volume discounts are automatically applied during checkout, providing more value for your investment.

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Additional Resources

Learners looking to expand their learning experience can purchase additional resources like books and guides or subscribe to our social media accounts on Linkedin and YouTube to reinforce their knowledge. These tools and resources strengthen ability, improve practical skills, and enhance compliance and practical rule application.

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