University of Texas Driver Training Requirement

A. University of Texas System Driver Training Rule

In compliance with UT System Policy (UTS) 157, Automobile Insurance Coverage for Officers and Employees and General Requirements for the Use of Vehicles, all University of Texas drivers must receive driver training:

B. Allowable Driver Training

UTS157 policy outlines the minimum driver training requirements for all UT System institutions. UTS157 requires:

Each institution shall require driver training for each authorized driver of University-owned vehicles at least every three years. Driver training may include but is not limited to:

The University requires online training offered by Risk Management and may also require:

C. Online Driver Training Offered to UT Employees

Risk Management has coordinated with UT System to provide online driver training to university employees who drive vehicles. There is additional training required for CDL, 12/15-passenger van, and cart drivers.

UTDRIVERS Delegates must update the Most Recent Driver Training Date field in UTDRIVERS on the View, Update and Delete Driver Details screen when an employee completes driver training, and maintain all files documenting the completion of their employees' driver training.

BRIT Training Information

1. General Information

2. Driver Training Procedures