Upcoming Live Sessions
Tuesday, Aug. 23 (8:30 a.m.-noon CT): Drug Impairment Training for Texas Employers. This in-person training explores the effects of alcohol and other drugs on driving and workplace performance and highlights costs and lifestyle impacts of a DWI-alcohol arrest. Benefits of preventative training for employers and employees also are outlined. Location: Texas Department of Transportation (Transvista Conference Room), 13301 Gateway Blvd. West, El Paso, TX 79929.
Wednesday, Aug. 24 (10-10:45 a.m. CT): Railroad Safety: Eliminating Unsafe Behaviors Near Railroad Crossings and Tracks. Every driver should be equipped with general train and railroad knowledge. Whether on the job or off, this knowledge can help increase safety around railroad crossings and tracks. In this webinar, Buck Russel, senior supervisor of public safety at Union Pacific Railroad, will discuss proper railroad crossing and trespasser prevention. He also will give examples of at-risk behaviors and what to do to change those behaviors.
Driver Behavior Micro E-Learning
Driving Safety Games
Test your traffic safety knowledge with our new e-learning quiz games. The Games console includes:
- Distraction Action
- Driving Basics BINGO
- Impairment Jeopardy
- Night Owl
- Stat Attack (Family Feud-style game)
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ODC Training Program Descriptions
DITTE (Drug Impairment Training for Texas Employers)
Can you identify an impaired employee in the workplace? We offer a staff-development training course to aid your safety leaders in doing just that.
Free Drug Impairment Training for Texas Employers (DITTE) explores the effects of alcohol and other drugs on driving and workplace performance and highlights costs and lifestyle impacts of a DWI-alcohol arrest. Benefits of preventive training for employers and employees also are outlined.
In each section of DITTE training, participants are directed to free resources designed to raise awareness of risks associated with impairment and promote safe behaviors. The training addresses seven categories of impairment:
- Central nervous system depressants
- Central nervous system stimulants
- Dissociative anesthetics
- Narcotic analgesics
Who should attend? Health, safety managers/leads, wellness, human resource, public affairs professionals, business owners, as well as senior and executive management team members.
What will you learn?
- How to educate employees on traffic safety to help reduce the number of alcohol and drug-related incidents on Texas roads.
- How to develop or improve a resource guide for drug policies, programs and practices within your organization.
COST: This education is grant-funded by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT). There is NO CHARGE to participants.