On-Scene Traffic Accident Investigation Level 2

Course Hours 36.0 Hours

Course Description

A primary purpose for investigating serious traffic accidents is the determination of how the accident occurred. Officers having the skills to collect and interpret the results of the accident need to be able to use that information to establish vehicle speeds, vehicle to roadway relationships, and vehicle to vehicle relationships. On-Scene Traffic Accident Investigation Level 2 introduces students to traffic accident reconstruction principles that will help them establish these facts from certain kinds of skid mark evidence.

Prerequisites

On-Scene Traffic Accident Investigation Level 1

Who Should Attend

This course is open to city, county, and state public safety personnel who have completed On-Scene Traffic Accident Investigation Level 1. Others wishing to attend must have the approval of the course coordinator and the Director of the Georgia Police Academy.

Special Notes

Students attending this course must bring the following items to class: IPTM Traffic Template, flex curve, bow compass, and a scientific calculator. Students are encouraged to bring a laptop computer, with Microsoft PowerPoint, to class. Printed material will not be issued in class. Students must either download or print class materials to be allowed to attend. Materials may be accessed at http://www.gpstc.org/divisions/gpa/traffic/index.html

Start Date End Date Location (Hover for more information) Time Course Number Status
02/04/2019 02/08/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAA19048 Register
08/05/2019 08/09/2019 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
02/03/2020 02/07/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon
08/03/2020 08/07/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. TBA Coming Soon