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					 Defensive Driving Training Class Schedule:

      All campus training will be held at:
   Institute for Applied Gerontology
     Salazar Hall, Conference Room C-98
         5151 State University Drive
           Los Angeles, CA 90032

        Additional links of interest:

         CSU Chancellor’s Office –
    Use of University and Private Vehicles

       Department of General Services –
  Office of Risk and Insurance Management
              (click on ‘Training’)

       Department of General Services –
  Office of Risk and Insurance Management;
            Accident Report Forms

Office of Risk and Insurance Management (ORIM):
     Web page on Defensive Driver Training

        Department of Motor Vehicles:
         Driver License Information

         Off-site Southern California
          Defensive Driver Training
         class venues Web address:
             (requires registration)
                                                      What is required for successful
                                                      completion of the program?
The Office of Risk Management is responsible
for ensuring that Cal State L.A. employees            The process of enrolling in the State Vehicle
receive adequate and effective driver safety          Driver program is an easy one. Participants must
instruction for official state business travel. Our   complete the State Vehicle Driver Program
objective is to reduce the number and severity        Form online at
of vehicle collisions.                                rm_forms.htm and an Authorization To Use
                                                      Privately OwnedVehicle Form 261} at www.
    Risk Management works with the Department They
of General Services to provide on-campus              must also provide a valid California driver’s
training dates, venues, documentation and             license number and proof of private vehicle
guidance to employees. The training program           insurance. Employee is advised to reserve a
is also offered to other state entities and public    space with the campus Reservations Coordinator
organizations from off-site locations.                in the Risk Management Office prior to attend-
                                                      ing courses. To ensure seating, arrive approxi-
    The three-and-a half hour training course il-
                                                      mately ten minutes before the start of class as
lustrates safe driving techniques through video,
                                                      no late arrivals will be admitted. Completed
lecture, test and personal experience. Classes
                                                      forms and documentation should be returned
are offered once per quarter. All state employ-
                                                      to the Risk Management Analyst, mail
ees (including student assistants and persons
                                                      code 8570-05. Forms may also be faxed to
designated as volunteer employees) who drive
                                                      (323) 343-3464. Form 261, like your private
while on official state business are required to
                                                      vehicle insurance, requires annual renewal.
attend and successfully complete the Defen-
                                                      As mentioned above, this documentation is
sive Driver Training Program. Attendance is
                                                      kept in a secured participant training-history
mandatory at least once every four years (for
                                                      file in the Risk Management and Environmental
van drivers, every three years). Training comple-
                                                      Health and Safety Office.
tion satisfies state requirements. Participants
receive a wallet-size completion card valid for           To further ensure the safety of our employees
four years (a copy of which is requested to be        and the general driving public, employees are
placed in a training history file). Registration in   entered into a Employer Pull Notice Program
the program ensures that the University has           coordinated with the Department of Motor
exercised its responsibility under the State          Vehicles (DMV). The Program promotes driver
vehicle program. Failure to do so could affect        safety through the ongoing review of driver
coverage by the State vehicle insurance policy.       records. Benefits to Cal State L.A. include
                                                      assistance in determining if each driver has
                                                      a valid California driver license, identification
                                                      of driving behavior problems, and, most
                                                      importantly, reduction of liability and risk

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