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
10/14/2020 10/16/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAA20684 Register
11/04/2020 11/06/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAA20720 Register
12/02/2020 12/04/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAA20784 Register
12/15/2020 12/17/2020 Thomas County EMS 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAT20825 Register
01/06/2021 01/08/2021 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
02/03/2021 02/05/2021 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
03/03/2021 03/05/2021 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
04/07/2021 04/09/2021 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
05/05/2021 05/07/2021 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
06/02/2021 06/04/2021 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
07/07/2021 07/09/2021 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
08/04/2021 08/06/2021 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
09/01/2021 09/03/2021 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
10/06/2021 10/08/2021 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
11/03/2021 11/05/2021 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
12/01/2021 12/03/2021 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
12/14/2020 12/16/2020 GPSTC, COLUMBUS 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. L06A20033 Register