Training & Safety


Fleet Services Basic Driver Training and completion of Program Policy Manual For Drivers is required by all University of Washington faculty, staff and students in order to drive a fleet vehicle. If you haven’t already completed the training, click on the link below. Please call the Fleet Rental Office at 206-221-3202 if you have any questions.

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As of February 9th, 2015, the URL for the Online Driver Training was changed to Update your bookmarks accordingly.

Online Basic Driver Training - required for all authorized drivers prior to initial driving assignment

Program Policy Manual For Drivers

Program Policy Manual Operator Acknowledgment Form

Students trying to complete the training may receive an error message “No Employee Identification (EID) found”. If you receive this message please contact the Fleet Services rental office 206-221-3594

Van Operator Training - required for all authorized drivers prior to initial van driving assignment

Supervisors: Verify if a driver has completed Basic Driver Training

Part of Fleet Services’ responsibility is to emphasize safe driving practices and provide resources to drivers and departments that focus on safe driving practices. Please visit the OFM site to review the responsibilities that go with driving state vehicles.

General Info

Download Basic Driver Training Manual

Safe Driving Tips from the Washington State Patrol

Safe driving on campus

Defensive driving

Seat belt safety

Securing the load: tie down nets

Seasonal driving recommendations

Fleet Services insurance coverage