Health and Safety
Defensive Driving/Safety Training – Classroom Course
The recently adopted Motor Vehicle Policy requires individuals that drive College vehicles/golf carts complete a defensive driving course every three years. This is in addition to the requirement of obtaining an annual driver’s abstract for each employee who drives College vehicles/golf carts. The Department of Human Resources and Environmental Health/Safety Department are offering on-campus defensive driving courses and will launch an online version shortly. Either the online or classroom training is required – you do not need to complete both courses. The Human Resources Department must have run and received a satisfactory driver’s abstract before an employee can be eligible for defensive driving training. Please contact Human Resources with any questions at x7506 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
ON-CAMPUS TRAINING (A 6-hour classroom session)
New Jersey residents attending the on-campus course have the option to pay a $10 fee to receive a 2 point reduction from their motor vehicle record and/or request an insurance discount (this fee cannot be expensed to the College). Individuals should contact the New Jersey Division of Motor Vehicles (609-292-7500) prior to the training if you have questions about points on your license, as well as your insurance company to verify eligibility for an insurance discount. Please note that prior supervisor approval is required as this training program is a 6-hour course.
Register at: TBA
Online Defensive Driver training is also available. Arrangements must be made through the Department of Human Resources at ext. 7498. Supervisory approval is required for participation in either training program.