We are excited to announce the addition of Drug & Alcohol Awareness for Safety-Sensitive Employees ($15.00 member/$35.00 non-members) to Arkansas Transit Association’s Online Training Portal.  You can register for this or any other ATA online course, click here  This 2-hour, on-demand course meets DOT requirements for employee drug awareness training. 


Please note:

  • Member agencies billed based on course registration, not course completion.
  • Students have two weeks to complete each course.

In addition to this course, the following on-demand courses are already available through ATA’s Online Training Portal:

  • DHS/DDS Transportation Training
  • Defensive Driving (START)
  • Drug & Alcohol Training for Supervisors
  • Transport of Older Passengers & Passengers with Disabilities
  • Wheelchair Securement & Lift Operation

With the Online Training Portal, ATA can provide training to your employees with the following benefits:


Flexible:  The courses in the Online Training Portal are all on-demand; they are designed for maximum flexibility and convenience.

  • Your employees can take courses anytime (24/7/365), anywhere (work, home, public library, etc.), and on any device (computer, smartphone, tablet). 
  • You won’t have to send your employees to North Little Rock for training or schedule me to travel to your location.
  • Your employees can get required training whenever they need it, not just when it’s available.

Familiar:  The Online Training Portal offers courses that mirror the in-person training experience.

  • Courses are a combination of narrated slideshows, videos, and quizzes.
  • Students can download handouts for each course.
  • Students can print off or save a course completion certificate after course completion.  Student and agency will also receive course completion confirmations by email.
  • Courses include a “Contact Us” button, so students can email ATA with any questions or problems they have.
  • Students who complete DHS/DDS Transportation Training or Defensive Driving (START) are eligible for the Defensive Driving Course designation from the Office of Driver Services.

COVID-proof:  The Online Training Portal is a safe, effective platform for employee training, even in the midst of a pandemic.