Announcement: Certification required for College-owned vehicles


Reminder of Gustavus Motor Pool Vehicles Certification Requirements: (as per notice from 9/16/14)

Drivers of College-owned cars and 7 person minivans will need to be Defensive Driver online certified before keys will be issued. This certification level is valid for 4 years.

Drivers of 8 or 10 person large-passenger vans will need to have the online certification as well as behind-the-wheel instruction through the Campus Safety office. The large-van certification is valid for 2 years.

To initiate certification, each driver should fill out the web form at the following link:

Advance notice is requied for certification - 2 business days notice for online-only certifications and 2 weeks notice preferred for behind-the-wheel certification to allow for van/instructor scheduling blocks.

To check the expiration date of a prior certification or to ask questions about the certification process, please contact Lisa Octigan (

PostedApr 17, 2019