Advanced Roadside Impaired Driving Enforcement (ARIDE) is scheduled throughout Kentucky for police.
The training is sponsored by the Kentucky Association of Chiefs of Police (KACP).
Registration: There is NO registration fee for the ARIDE course. The program is provided through grant funds from the Kentucky Office of Highway Safety. ARIDE is KLEC certified for 16 hours credit. To register, email Rob Richardson
To register, email Rob Richardson. Please contact Rob Richardson with questions at 502-229-8302.
Information Needed: Officer Name, Agency and Email.
All courses are KLEC approved: ARIDE = 16 hour: DRE = 72 hours
The Advanced Roadside Impaired Driving Enforcement (ARIDE) program was developed by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) with input from the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), Technical Advisory Panel (TAP) and the Virginia Association of Chiefs of Police. ARIDE was created to address the gap in training between the Standardized Field Sobriety Testing (SFST) and the Drug Evaluation and Classification (DEC/DRE) Program
The ARIDE program is intended to bridge the gap between programs. ARIDE is a 16-hour course and includes:
Requirements: All participants must be SFST proficients and must pass an SFST Proficiency and Course Assessment
Dates and Locations
February 19-20, Ashland, KY- Ashland PD Training Room
March 25-26, Owensboro, KY- Owensboro PD Community Room - Class full
April 22-23, London, KY- London Community Center- Class full
May 27-28, Pikeville, KY- Hilton Garden Inn
June 24-25, Frankfort, KY- KSP Academy - Class full
July 1-2, Frankfort, KY- KSP Academy - Class full
July 22-23, Frankfort, KY- KSP Academy - Class full
August- no courses
September 2-3, Paducah, KY- Paducah PD Training Room
October 5-16, Frankfort, KY- KSP Academy DRE School
October 27-November 2- Jacksonville, FL- DRE Field Certifications
December 2-3, Florence, KY- Florence Training Center