Screening Test Technician (STT) Online Course


Online certification course to become a Screening Test Technician (STT).


DATAC’s self-led Screening Test Technician (STT) course is the best way to become certified as an alcohol screening technician in Canada. Presented in both desktop computer and mobile-friendly online formats, our STT course makes it easy to learn on the go and at your own pace.

Time to complete course content: ~ 5 hours

This is what makes DATAC learning great:

  • Learn at your own pace
  • Course is divided into short, easy-to-complete modules
  • Work on your smartphone, tablet, or desktop computer
  • Canadian content added including information regarding applicable Canadian privacy laws

US DOT Compliant

The Screening Test Technician (STT) course complies with all the requirements and regulations of the United States Department of Transportation (DOT) and includes training that covers all aspect of alcohol screening. This course covers all policies, regulations, and procedures regarding alcohol screening using both breathalyzers and oral fluid devices.

Initial Proficiency Demonstration (IPD)

This course does require an IPD which involves the trainee performing a number of error-free breathalyzer tests in a mock test environment. This mock test is conducted live via webcam with a DATAC auditor who will observe you perform the mock tests on a donor of your choosing.
Upon completion of this course, you will receive a DATAC Screening Test Technician (STT) certificate and an official DATAC collector ID card.

Course Information


DOT Compliant


Online Initial Proficiency Demonstration (IPD)

Convenient mock testing with Skype

Course Includes

All course materials

DATAC STT Certificate

DATAC Collector ID

Equipment Required

  • Webcam
  • Headset with microphone
  • High-speed internet connection
  • DOT approved screening device (ASD)
  • 8 alcohol testing forms (ATF)
  • 16 breathalyzer mouthpieces or 8 oral fluid screening devices


  • None

Time Limit

  • Course must be completed within 30 days from registration.