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Year-end Training Compliance Reminder

Welcome to the November! Colder weather is setting in across the country, and this is the time when most folks begin thinking about the Holidays.Certified Training Solutions would like to remind everyone in DOT- and drug & alcohol testing-related industries not to forget about training and compliance during this busy time of the year.  The […]

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Courses are APPROVED by the FRA

​​Certified Training Solutions is proud to announce that our FRA Post-accident Determination Training and Supervisor Reasonable Suspicion Training courses have been APPROVED as Model Courses by the Department of Transportation (DOT) and the Federal Railroad Administration for use by regulated employers. Employers:  You may find the course names & ID numbers by logging into your account […]

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New FRA Rules Cover MOW Workers

Starting June 12, 2017, the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) Part 219 drug and alcohol testing Rules now cover maintenance of way (MOW) employees.  With this change, persons supervising these newly-regulated employees must have Post-accident Determination training (as required by 49 CFR Part 219.11(g), along with Supervisor Reasonable Suspicion (Signs & Symptoms of drug and alcohol […]

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New FRA form 6180.73

Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) form 6180.73 has been updated!  In the event of a railroad accident or incident, be sure your post-accident testing materials are current. YOU are responsible for ensuring that FRA post-accident toxicological testing materials and forms are up-to-date.  You may find the new FRA form 6180.73 here: https://www.fra.dot.gov/eLib/details/L02782#p1_z10_gD_s10_lOT_lRO Also be sure that all […]

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How To Start a Drug & Alcohol Testing Business

​At Certified Training Solutions, we often receive calls from prospective customers asking for assistance in starting their own drug and alcohol testing business.  We are always prepared to help, and we offer the initial required training courses/certifications and supplies needed to break into this business.  In fact, we receive so many of these types of […]

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