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TECHNICAL COLLISION INVESTIGATION

 

Course Description: This course is designed to introduce more detail concerning collision investigation, and there is a heavy emphasis on math and vehicle dynamics. The formulae introduced in the course include: fall, vault, and flip; acceleration; time distance; and in-line momentum calculations. The course includes in-depth discussions on several topics including lamp examination, tire examination, photography, and evidence collection. Course-related outdoor exercises will be conducted. Participants are required to bring a scientific calculator (square, square root, sine, cosine and tangent functions) and a “Blue Blitz” traffic template received at the On-Scene Collision Investigation – Level II course. Participants should review formulae and information from previous collision courses prior to the beginning of this course.

Additional Information: A pretest will be administered prior to course attendance.

Prerequisite: On-Scene Collision Investigation – Level II (or equivalent). A copy of the certificate must be sent with the Technical Collision Investigation application. 

Registration: Please register for the classes below using form SP 8-130.

Locations: For a list of all training centers and directions, please visit the Training Center Page.

 

 SCHEDULED CLASSES

 
  
  
  
  
  
Notes
SETC3/5/2018 9:00 AM3/16/2018 3:00 PMSergeant Dwayne R. Rouzer, 610-584-8633, drouzer@pa.govNo
Max Students - 20
SWTC6/18/2018 8:00 AM6/29/2018 4:00 PMSergeant Joseph D. Glover, 724-832-5250, joglover@pa.govNo



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