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Ohio Drug-Free Workplace Online Training Now Available!

Certified Training Solutions is pleased to announce the release of our NEW training courses for the Ohio BWC’s Drug Free Safety Program.  As of today, three new courses are available online: New Supervisor’s Drug-Free Workplace 2-hour Training Course Refresher Supervisor’s Drug-Free Workplace 1-hour Training Course Employee Drug-Free Workplace 1-hour Training Course You may read more […]

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Bad weather keeping you off the roads?  Don’t let bad weather and snow keep you from being productive — What a great time to do your ONLINE TRAINING!

 Certified Training Solutions offers a multitude of convenient online training courses related to the transportation and DOT industry that you can do “anytime, anywhere” and at your own pace.Check out our online Reasonable Suspicion training for supervisors at https://www.certifiedtrainingsolutions.com/reasonable-suspicion-training.htmlThis Reasonable Suspicion training will provide the supervisors or driver with the required two hours of drug […]

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FREE and Discount FRA Post-accident training for a limited time!

Make sure your supervisors and railroad representatives are compliant with the Federally-mandated training—FOR LESS and hassle-free!For a limited time, Certified Training Solutions is offering the following specials on our Online FRA Post-Accident Determination Training & Supervisor Reasonable Suspicion Training Course Combo Package.10% Off Single Course PurchaseOrOne FREE FRA Post-accident/Reasonable Suspicion Combo Course for each bulk […]

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The Department of Transportation (DOT) has issued another public interest exclusion (PIE).

We consistently stress to our clients and trainees that FOLLOWING THE FEDERAL REGULATIONS IS CRUCIAL. We have no room at Certified Training Solutions for “gray areas”, cutting corners, or trying to get away with something that is not allowed by the DOT Rules.  I’ve found myself saying countless times, “Follow the Regulations strictly or don’t bother being in […]

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Good news for the trucking industry: Annual required random drug testing rates cut in half!

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA – DOT) has announced that, starting in 2016, the new random testing rate for drivers has been lowered to 25% (from 50%). You may find the notice at: https://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/regulations/enforcement/annual-random-controlled-substances-testing-percentage-rate-calendar-year The change was made pursuant to 49 CFR 382.305, which allows for the random testing rate to be lowered […]

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Department of Transportation Training Requirements –  Reasonable Suspicion (Signs & Symptoms) Training for Supervisors Overview

You may be out of compliance with Federal Regulations if your company has not provided the required training to your supervisors that oversee your safety-sensitive employees.  Most operating agencies of the Department of Transportation (DOT) require at least two hours of training to supervisors in recognizing the signs and symptoms of drug and alcohol use.  […]

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