Designated Contractor Representative (DER) Training

The DER is an important component of a Drug and Alcohol testing program who will be handling many aspects of the program including record keeping, arranging for reasonable suspicion testing, and ensuring that the company complies with the Drug and Alcohol Testing policy.

The DER is responsible for-

  • Administering the company’s Drug and Alcohol Program.
  • The Liaison with drug and alcohol testing service agents.
  • The DER is informed of every test and its result.
  • The DER performs the functions necessary according to the results of the tests and is authorized by the employer to take immediate action(s)
    • To remove employees from safety-sensitive duties
    • To make necessary decisions in the testing and evaluation process
    • Receives test results and other communications for the employer

A DER must have a thorough knowledge of the Department of Transportation (DOT) drug and alcohol test collection procedures and of the Custody and Control Form (CCF). 
We offer training services to certify a Designated Contractor Representative within your company.

We will train your company’s DER according to the US DOT guidelines for workplace drug and alcohol. Many multinational companies such as Exxon bases its guidelines on these rules. On top of that, we will also equip the DER with tools and knowledge to train the Contractor Supervisors.

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