The first level of instruction into investigating motor vehicle crashes. Attendees are law enforcement, insurance investigators, engineers, and others crash investigators. This week long (40 hours) class will introduce students to the importance of a quality investigations using the following techniques:
The second level of instruction on the investigation of motor vehicle crashes. Level I is a prerequisite for this course. During this two week (80 hours) of course instruction, the following topics will be covered:
This is an 80 hour course designed for working automobile collision investigators who have completed Level I and II. Included in this course are the following topics:
This is an 40 hour course designed for those who have completed Level I and II. This course will provide information to students regarding reconstruction of collisions involving vehicles, pedestrians, and bicycles. Included in this course are the following topics:
In addition to the listed topics, weather permitting, one day will be devoted to live crash testing where attendees will apply covered topics investigating staged collisions using an anthropomorphic dummy. All crash tests will be documented with video and photography which will be provided to all attendees at the conclusion of the course.
This is a 40 hour course. The following topics will be covered:
Weather permitting, one day will be devoted to motorcycle acceleration and brake testing. Testing will be done of motorcycle sliding.
This 40 hour course will cover the investigation of collisions involving semi-tractor trailers, recreational vehicles, truck and trailer combinations, and other heavy equipment. Prerequisite to attend the course is Level I and II. The course will discuss: