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In-service Driver Training

2 Training Days
Locations Offered: 


The IDT equips the student with the skills, techniques and legal considerations when operating departmental and emergency response vehicles. The student will be exposed to a variety of courses designed for the government vehicle drivers. These courses provide fundamental skills which enhance the driver’s performance when operating departmental and emergency response vehicles. Classroom instruction, laboratories and practical exercise are used during the training. At the completion of the program, students will have achieved levels of competency that will enable them to successfully operate departmental and emergency response vehicles.



Applicant must be a Direct Law Enforcement Support Personnel (DLESP), possess a valid driver’s license, and be physically fit for full performance of law enforcement duties, as prescribed by the parent agency.

Required Training Materials

No training materials required to be brought by the student.

Cheltenham Students: You must bring appropriate training attire. (Docker or BDU type pants; golf-style shirt). Training uniforms are not provided.

Program Syllabus/Curriculum

  • Vehicle Pursuit Driving
  • Emergency Vehicle Operations Course (EVOC)
  • Vehicle Dynamics

Program Registration

  • The Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers (FLETC) partner with numerous federal agencies to provide law enforcement training. If you are a member of one of these Participating Organizations, please contact your agency training officer for class availability.  If your agency is not a partner organization of the FLETC and you are interested in attending a course, please contact us at FLETC Admissions. Class availability is limited for non-partner organizations. 
  • The FLETC supports our local law enforcement communities by providing training opportunities, onsite at FLETC campuses and exported to host locations across the United States. State, local and tribal officers can apply for this training at FLETC Application for Student Training (FAST).
  • For more information on all training at FLETC, please contact us at FLETC Admissions.

Program Contact Info

Cheltenham: (301) 877-8335