USCG Drug Test Service

USCG Drug Test Service

The U.S Coast Guard requires all crewmember to test for dangerous drugs.

Below is the type of drug tests required under these regulations:

Pre-employment Testing: Any individual serving as a crewmember must pass a mandated pre-employment test.
Periodic Testing: Individuals applying for various licenses, Certificates of Registry, Merchant Mariner Documents, or other Merchant Mariner Credentials (original, upgrades, renewals, etc) must pass a chemical test for dangerous drugs
Random Testing: Marine employers shall establish programs for chemically testing crewmembers for dangerous drugs on a random basis.
Serious Marine Incident Testing: Marine employers shall ensure that all persons directly involved in a serious marine incident are chemically tested for evidence of dangerous drugs and alcohol in accordance with the requirements.


USCG drug test requirements include:

  • SAMHSA Certified Laboratory
  • Licensed Medical Review Officer (MRO) to evaluate the results
  • Federal Chain of Custody
  • CG-719P paperwork

Our Drug & Alcohol testing service is catered to comply rigorously with U.S. Coast Guard DOT drug test requirements. We use only SAMHSA accredited labs and a certified Medical Review Officer (MRO) to evaluate your laboratory results. Our certified collector will collect the specimen at our collection site and the specimen will be processed at a SAMHSA certified lab by an MRO. Upon completion, the drug test report and the CG-719P will be emailed.

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