10a NCAC 27g .3803      OPERATIONS

(a)  Curriculum.  School instructors shall follow the requirements in G.S. 122C-142.1.

(b)  The program of instruction shall consist of not less than 16 hours of classroom instruction.

(c)  Each school may provide up to three additional hours for classroom time and such activities as an initial student assessment, data gathering or a summary conference with students.

(d)  Class Schedule.  Each school shall provide a written notice to each student referred by the court as to the time and location of all classes which the student is scheduled to attend.

(e)  Each student shall be scheduled to attend the first and the last class sessions in the order prescribed in the curriculum.

(f)  Classes shall be scheduled to avoid the majority of employment and educational conflicts.

(g)  Each school shall have a written policy which allows for students to be excused from assigned classes by the instructor provided that the excused absence is made up and does not conflict with Subparagraph (b)(1) of this Rule.

(h)  No class session shall be scheduled or held for more than three hours excluding breaks on any day or evening.

(i)  Class Size.  Class size shall be limited to a maximum of 20 persons.

(j)  Requirements contained in 10A NCAC 27G .3800 SUBSTANCE ABUSE SERVICES FOR DWI OFFENDERS shall be followed by anyone who provides DWI assessments.

(k)  DWI Services Certificates of Completion.  The original copy of the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services DWI Services Certificates of Completion shall be forwarded to DMH/DD/SAS for review within two weeks of completion of all services.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 20‑179; 20-176; 122C-142.1; 143B‑147;

Eff. May 1, 1996;

Amended Eff. October 1, 2006; July 1, 1998.