Standardized Field Sobriety Testing (SFST)
This is a National Highway Transportation Safety Administration approved
Basic Standard Field Sobriety Testing Certification class. This course will
include lecture, laboratory / practical exercises in the application of the
three nationally recognized standard field sobriety tests: Horizontal Gaze
Nystagmus, Walk and Turn, and One Leg Stand. The course includes the
history and legal basis of field testing for impaired driving, physiological
effects of alcohol consumption, phased approach to DUI detection, proper
application of the field sobriety test and considerations in arrest and
prosecution of suspects.
Note: The successful completion of this course will certify the student in the
application of NHTSA Standard Field Sobriety Testing.
Training Fee: $Free
In-service- 4 hours of legal
24 hours of career development
Special Note: Class on days 2 and 3 will run from 12:00 noon until 9:00 p.m.
Course Registration: Complete registration form and forward to academy.
Date and Time Location Agency Contact
December 5-8, 2011 firstname.lastname@example.org
330 Bonham Road
8:00am – 5:00pm (276) 645-3700
Bristol, Va 24201
(276) 645-3719 Fax