By Flagstaff Independent Press Staff
The City of Flagstaff is requiring all of their employees to attend SMART Driver Training this week. The course is about 90 minutes long and covers everything from idling to drug and alcohol awareness.
“From: Margaret Penado
Subject: SMART Driver Training
Smart Driver Training
Risk Management, Fleet Services, Sustainability Program, and Human Resources are pleased to announce Smart Driver Training, a new mandatory training for all City employees. This training will bring together the City’s existing driver policies and improve driving efficiency and safety. Smart Driver Training will be offered multiple times and in multiple formats to accommodate employee schedules, and will also be offered to entire divisions on an appointment basis.
Topics covered in the training include:
o Defensive and Safe Driving
o Accident Reporting and Procedures
o Drug and Alcohol Awareness
o Municipal Fleet Policies
o Smart Driving Techniques – The Myths about Idling”