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Drug Recognition Evaluator - Training Selection

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Training Classes

Click on a class above to see the schedule.

CHP Classes:
For applications and additional
information, please contact the DRE
Unit at (916) 376-3206 or (916) 376-3251.
Get an Enrollment Form

Information for all training classes

** All applications for selection to a training class will be approved and coordinated by the
designated class coordinator. **

Information for DRE classes only

** All applicants and participating agencies shall provide a letter of endorsement prior to
enrollment in a DRE school. The letter of endorsement provided by the participating Agency
acknowledges and agrees to the requirements of this program set forth in the National
Standards. The standards include completion of the DRE classroom training (72 hours), the
DRE Field Certification Training (approximately 40 hours), and biannual recertification.
All applicants shall attend and complete all phases of the DRE Training.**

** Students wishing to enroll in DRE classes must show proof of completion of
  Standardized Field Sobriety Testing (SFST) Course and ARIDE Course. **


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