June 6, 2018 10 a.m. PST | Online Webcast | Tuition: Free

According to NHTSA statistics, every state has drug recognition experts as part of their traffic law enforcement team. The DRE is trained to detect and identify persons under the influence of drugs and to identify the category or categories of drugs causing driving impairment. However in the courtroom, the DRE’s testimony on an individual’s impairment is under scrutiny. This webcast will look at the DRE’s training and review of the protocol DRE’s use in the field.


After this course you will be able to:

  1. Recount the training a law enforcement office under goes to become a DRE; and
  2. List the steps in the DRE’s protocol for determining impairment and drug category.



This webcast is brought to you through generous funding from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.