DUI Detection and Standardized Field Sobriety Testing

Course Hours: 24.0 Hours

Course Description

This course is designed for peace officers responsible for enforcing DUI laws. This course introduces the participant to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's recommended standardized field sobriety testing process. Topics will include the proper procedure for administering the Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus, Walk and Turn, and One Leg Stand examinations.

Who Should Attend

This course is intended for law enforcement officers tasked with traffic enforcement responsibilities who wish to become proficient in the administration and interpretation of the NHTSA SFST battery of exercises.

Special Notes

Students will participate in an outdoor night practical exercise. Students will need to bring flashlights and appropriate attire in case of inclement weather. Once selected, students should log into their student account to access the manual for this course. Select "SFST Student Manual" link and print three slides per page. The manual can be downloaded, printed and then used in class. Students should do this prior to attending class the first day. Students may also choose to use the manual electronically during class via a laptop computer. Student will also have access to other manuals and materials, which are not necessary for class.

Start Date End Date Location (Hover for more information) Time Course Number Status
06/19/2024 06/21/2024 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAA24533 Register
07/10/2024 07/12/2024 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAA24585 Register
08/07/2024 08/09/2024 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAA24661 Register
08/21/2024 08/23/2024 Crisp County Sheriff 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAT24716 Register
09/04/2024 09/06/2024 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAA24749 Register
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