Candidate Application Registration – Fee, $75 plus additional fees for the online learning program, study materials, and membership to ISDA
Certification – Security Driver – Potential Candidates will be tested for knowledge and must pass an on track objective skill test.
Prerequisite - You must have at least 2 years of documented experience as a Security Driver or EP practitioner.
Knowledge Exam – All candidates are required to successfully complete a study program followed by a test. This portion of the process can be completed through an online learning program. Candidates will receive training manuals and lesson plan guide and will be required to successfully pass a test.
Skills Test – The Candidates skill level will be objectively measured to meet the following standards – The Candidates must demonstrate they can use a minimum of 80% of the vehicle’s capability, measured in four modes of driving and within a specific time frame. The standard of 80 % has been documented in engineering white papers published by the Society of Automotive Engineers, ISO, and NHTSA. The standards for perception and reaction times are based on studies conducted by Dr. Marc Green.
Must show proof of current Red Cross First Aid – CPR and AED training or equivilant
The skills assessment test is conducted by Certified Scotti Instructors
Immediate Qualification – Upon completion of the knowledge test, candidates who have successfully completed a Protective Driving Program within five calendar years AND with two years of continuous experience as a Security Driver or EP Practitioner ARE NOT required to take the skills IF the training program attended meets the standards as outlined in the Standards and requirement page.