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Upcoming Classes

A.R.I.D.E.

Class Name:   Advanced Roadside Impaired Driving Enforcement (ARIDE) Training

Prerequisite:  Limited to sworn law enforcement officers who are trained and proficient in the use of the NHTSA Standardized Field Sobriety Tests (SFSTs), including the use of Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus.

Description:  ARIDE training provides refresher training on the use of the Standardized Field Sobriety Tests (SFSTs) and information on identifying persons driving under the influence of drugs.  While this training is not a substitute for DRE training, participants leave with a better understanding of the affects of drugs on a person’s ability to operate a vehicle safely and how to identify the signs and symptoms caused by many different prescription and illicit drugs.

Questions may be directed to Mr. Tom Woodward by email at thomas.woodward@maryland.gov or at 301-988-6954.

Attire:  Business casual or uniform of the day.

February 20-21, 2018 – Dundalk, MD

February 22-23, 2018 – Baltimore, MD

February 27-28, 2018 – Salisbury, MD

March 14-15, 2018 – Hagerstown, MD

March 28-29, 2018 – Centreville, MD

April 16-17, 2018 – Hagerstown, MD

April 19-20, 2018 – Baltimore, MD

May 17-18, 2018 – Baltimore, MD

May 22-23, 2018 – Hagerstown, MD

June 6-7, 2018 – Dundalk, MD

June 14-15, 2018 – Hagerstown, MD

June 21-22, 2018 – Baltimore, MD

July 19-20, 2018 Baltimore, MD

August 16-17, 2018 – Baltimore, MD

September 20-21, 2018 – Baltimore, MD

October 18-19, 2018 – Baltimore, MD

October 30-31, 2018 – Dundalk, MD

November 15-16, 2018 – Baltimore, MD

December 13-14, 2018 – Baltimore, MD



DRE School

Class Name:   Drug Recognition Expert (DRE) School

Class Date:  April 23 – May 3, 2018

Class Time:  1000 – 1800 hrs.

Location: Baltimore County Police, 7200 Sollers Point Rd., Dundalk, MD  21222

Prerequisite:  Limited to sworn law enforcement officers who are trained and proficient in the use of the NHTSA Standardized Field Sobriety Tests (SFSTs).

Description:  This will be a combined DRE Pre-school followed immediately by the 7-Day DRE School for those who successfully complete the Pre-school.  Those wishing to attend must already be trained and be proficient with the Standardized Field Sobriety Tests.  A DRE School Application must be completed and submitted to Officer Frank Enko, Baltimore County DRE Coordinator at 7200 Sollers Point Rd., Dundalk, MD 21222, or via email at fenko@baltimorecountymd.gov.   A DRE School application for this class may be obtained below.  Applicants accepted into the class will be notified by email after the application deadline.  Students must attend all training sessions without exception.  All manuals and equipment will be provided to Maryland law enforcement officers accepted into the school.

Questions may be directed to Tom Woodward at 301-988-6954 or thomas.woodward@maryland.gov or Officer Frank Enko, Baltimore County Police DRE Coordinator at fenko@baltimorecountymd.gov or 410-887-5678.

Attire:  Business casual or uniform of the day.

Application