Training Calendar

For Driver Education Instructors, DWI School Facilitators, and Driving Safety Instructors: These courses are the foundational and continuing education courses approved by the New Mexico Department of Transportation Traffic Safety Division.

PRIOR APPROVAL FOR TRAINING: You must apply for licensing and be approved for training before you may register for any of these trainings. To apply to become a Traffic Safety Instructor, or to check on the status of your license or application, contact the appropriate person listed below.

Andy S. Peña, Transportation Safety Center, Interim Program Manager
Phone: 505-277-6321
Cell: 505-328-9475
Fax: 505-277-8975
Email: apena01@unm.edu

2018 TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES

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February 7, 2018     Ignition Interlock Manufacturer Reps, Service Centers & Installers
Topic:                            Criminal vs. Administrative Revocation & Removals
Where/Time:              Las Cruces, NM            10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Call 277-0961 for more information.

February 28, 2018      Ignition Interlock Manufacturer Reps, Service Centers & Installers
Topic:                               Criminal vs. Administrative Revocation & Removals
Where/Time:                 Albuquerque, NM    10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Call 277-0961 for more information.

June 4, 2018                 DRED/DSS/DWI Schools
Topic:                               Annual Traffic Safety Conference (8 Hour Recertification)
Where/Time:                Albuquerque, NM     8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

June 8, 2018                 DWI School New Facilitator Training
Where/Time:                Albuquerque, NM     8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

June 11 -15, 2018        New DRED Instructor  40 Hour Training
Where/Time:                 Albuquerque, NM      8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Registration Information

Class size is limited – pre-registration is required and all classes close one week before the class start date. Instructions for registration are available online at: http://ce.unm.edu/registration.

Register Online: http://dcereg.com
By Phone: (505) 277-0077 ext: 1
By Fax: (505) 277-1990
By Mail: UNM Continuing Education, Attention: Registration
MSC07 4030, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001

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UPCOMING  2018 TRAINING WORKSHOPS

Teaching Techniques 8 Hour Training:        TBA so stay tuned for details!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jun
15
Wed
Traffic Safety Annual Training Conference @ UNM Continuing Education
Jun 15 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

23086-SUA

Guest Speakers

This conference provides 8 hours of Continuing Education Units to satisfy the recertification requirements for:

Driver Education Instructors

Driving Safety Instructors

DWI School Facilitators

This is mandatory for all Driver Education Instructors whose 3 year (Public School teachers) or 5 year (Private School teachers) recertification is due, see Rule 18.20.3.17H.

 

Jun
16
Thu
Teaching Techniques @ UNM Continuing Education
Jun 16 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

23082-SUA

Instructor: TBD

This class will help prepare new teachers to create effective classroom environments, presentations, and teaching plans. It is mandatory for the following instructors (who have not already taken the class):

• Driver Education Instructors who do not have a teaching license, see Rule 18.20.3.18F.

• Driving Safety Instructors, see Rule 18.20.8.16F; this may be waived with documentation of a teaching certificate.

This class is also open to current DWI School Facilitators, Driving Safety and Driver Education Instructors for CEU purposes. This class can only be taken for Continuing Education Units every 2 years.

 

Jul
18
Mon
DWI School New Facilitator Training @ UNM Continuing Education
Jul 18 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

23084-SUA

Instructor Steven Peretti, MA

This class is open to new DWI Facilitators that HAVE BEEN APPROVED FOR TRAINING. This class is required for all DWI School Facilitators and Owners.

It will teach Facilitators and Owners how to teach the State curriculum within the DWI school setting.

The Facilitator’s role is to provide support by helping the DWI School participants to honestly evaluate their drinking and driving behavior and find ways to make positive changes through the development of an effective Personal Action Plan.

Aug
13
Sat
Driver Education New Instructor Training @ University of NM Continuing Education
Aug 13 @ 8:00 am – Aug 28 @ 12:00 pm

Saturday (8-5) and Sunday (8-12) classes, August 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28, 2016

This 40-hour course provides instruction strategies for teaching Driver Education in the classroom and behind the wheel. Completion of this training is required in order to be certified to teach Driver Education in either private Driver Education schools or in public schools. Instructors currently teaching classroom curriculum or behind the wheel on a training waiver are required to take this class in order to continue teaching.

This class is only open to new Driver Education Instructors that HAVE BEEN APPROVED FOR TRAINING.

New Instructor Training @ UNM Continuing Education
Aug 13 @ 8:00 am – Aug 27 @ 5:00 pm

23080-SUA $450.00

Instructor: Todd Endres, MA

This 40-hour course on August 13, 14, 20, 21, and 27th provides instruction strategies for teaching Driver Education in the classroom and behind the wheel. Completion of this training is required in order to be certified to teach Driver Education in either private Driver Education schools or in public schools. Instructors currently teaching classroom curriculum or behind the wheel on a training waiver are required to take this class in order to continue teaching.

This class is only open to new Driver Education Instructors that HAVE BEEN APPROVED FOR TRAINING. To verify that you are approved, please contact your licensing representative.

Mar
20
Mon
Driver Education New Instructor Training @ UNM CE
Mar 20 @ 8:00 am – Mar 24 @ 5:00 pm
Jun
1
Thu
Traffic Safety Annual Training Conference @ UNM CE
Jun 1 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Jun
2
Fri
Teaching Techniques @ UNM CE
Jun 2 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Jun
5
Mon
Driver Education New Instructor Training @ UNM CE
Jun 5 @ 8:00 am – Jun 9 @ 5:00 pm
Jun
14
Wed
DWI School New Facilitator Training @ UNM CE
Jun 14 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm