Sept. 30, 2017
DOT Drug Testing and Alcohol Screening
8 CE Hours
Sat., 9 am - 6 pm (1 hr lunch on your own)
Elizabeth Auppl, CDSP, CDSTrainer
Oct. 1, 2017
DOT Physical Exams for NRCME
8 CE hours
Sun., 8 am - 5 pm (1 hr lunch on your own)
Brian Tasky, DC
|OR $299 Both Days (save $92)
On Saturday, you and/or your CA/Staff can train to perform DOT Alcohol Screening and Drug Testing services which enables you to immediately provide these new services in your practice.
On Sunday, prepare yourself for the newly created Federal Motor Carrier's Safety Administration (FMCSA) National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners (NRCME). Doctors of chiropractic and other licensed health professionals interested in conducting DOT Physical Exams need to complete training and pass the certification exam at an approved testing center. Once you pass the certification exam you will be added to the registry. For details visit https://nationalregistry.fmcsa.dot.gov.
You can be assured that we prepared our course curriculum well to accurately address all topics required to prepare you for the NRCME certification exam. Some of these topics include:
FMCSA overview; legislation that affects DOT examinations
Role of the medical examiner; DOt medical exam requirements
Factors that affect commercial drivers
Proper driver identification and medical history
Educating drivers about wellness, prescriptions and OTC medications
Additional diagnostic testing requirements; referral recommendations
Proper FMCSA reporting and documentation
Medical exam certificate qualifications
About the Certification Exam to get on the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners to perform DOT Physical Exams
Choose from the following three national testing centers to find a location near you.
PSI Services http://nrcme.psiexams.com.
To be eligible to take the exam you must:
- Be licensed, certified or registered in accordance with applicable State laws and regulations to perform physical examinations;
- Register to become a medical examiner; and
- Complete our training
Be sure to take the following with you to the test center:
- Valid photo ID;
- Valid license to practice in your healthcare profession;
- Certificate of completion of training provided by NwHSU
- National Registry Number
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Website: www.fmcsa.dot.gov
Medical Review Board Website: www.mrb.fmcsa.dot.gov
Compliance with FMCSA's Training Curriculum
Our DOT Physical exam seminar conforms to FMCSA's training curriculum modules and topics on regulations and guidelines for conducting CMV driver medical examinations. FMCSA regulations and guidelines are reviewed regularly, and the training is updated as required.
Recertification - every 5 years
It will be online, and offered by the FSCMA. We have not received a time line from them about when it will be available. They have promised to make extensions
for everyone who needs one. We will update this page when we get more details.
Call us at 952-885-5446 to sign up for the class
or visit our Distance Learning Course Catalog to take it online