This course is a Division of Administration (Office of Risk Management) approved training program for State of Louisiana employees, designed to train drivers in collision prevention techniques. The course also promotes an attitude of mutual understanding, courtesy, and cooperation of the road. Areas addressed in this course include cell phone usage and texting while driving, impaired driving, distracted driving, proper following distance and, most importantly, techniques for life-long defensive driving.
Please refer to Section 18 of the EH&S Policy for additional information on driver safety. This course is required for UL Lafayette employees who drive state, rental or personal vehicles on University-approved business.
Participants who take this course (and wish to be placed on the University-approved list of drivers) are required to take this training through Cornerstone (by logging into ULink) if you are a full time Faculty or Staff member. Directions to access driver safety in Cornerstone are listed below:
- Log into ULink
Go down to Human Resources
- Click Cornerstone
- Hover over Learning
- Click Browse for Training
- Click State Driver Safety Course
- Click Request
If you are a student (Graduate Student, Student Worker or a student given permission to drive for the University) and need to take driver safety, please take the online driver safety program and fill out the DA2054 form (both linked below) and return the hard copy of the certification of completion and filled out DA2054 form to the Environmental, Health and Safety Office, located in room 227 of Parker Hall.
If you have any question, please contact our office at 482-1840.