OWI Enforcement Training

OWI Training Pyramid

Michigan offers a comprehensive, three-tiered training program for law enforcement officers on the detection and apprehension of impaired drivers. Each tier builds on the previous to create a complete enforcement curriculum and ensure officers have the highest success at identifying and removing dangerous impaired drivers from the road.

These training programs were developed by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration in partnership with the International Association of Chiefs of Police.

SFST - Standardized Field Sobriety Testing Program 

ARIDE - Advanced Roadside Impaired Driving Enforcement Program

DRE - Drug Recognition Expert Program

 

Training - date and location subject to change

Date Course Location Registration
Nov. 8-9 ARIDE Canton, Michigan MiTrain - course ID 1030629
Nov. 20-22 SFST* Grand Blanc Township Police Department MiTrain - course ID 1030629
Nov. 28-29 ARIDE Crowne Plaza Lansing West MiTrain - course ID 1030629
Dec. 12-13 ARIDE Grand Haven Community Center MiTrain - course ID 1030629
Dec. 18-19 ARIDE Grand Blanc Township Police Department MiTrain - course ID 1030629
Jan. 9-10 ARIDE Gaylord Police Department MiTrain - course ID 1030629

* indicates SFST practitioner course

 

Cost

There is no cost to attend this federally funded OWI enforcement training. Compensation for officer time is not provided.
 

**UPDATE** Program Coordinators

SFST/ARIDE Coordinator - Mr. Michael P. Harris, 517-420-7889, harrism13@michigan.gov
DRE Program Coordinator - Mr. Michael P. Harris, 517-420-7889, harrism13@michigan.gov

 

Forms
SFST Proficiency Test
DRE Proficiency Test
DRE Face Sheet
DRE Rolling Log
DRE Officer Information Update Form