Traffic Crash Investigations
30 clock hours
Course Description:This course is a component of the Law Enforcement Florida CMS Basic Recruit Academy. It introduces the student to traffic crash investigations, laws pertaining to traffic crashes and procedures for responding to a traffic crash. It includes classroom instruction and practical exercises.
This course is open only to students admitted to the Law Enforcement Florida CMS Basic Recruit Academy.
Required textbooks/ course materials:
Florida Law Enforcement Academy Volume 1 © 2021 by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE). All rights reserved. ISBN 13: ISBN 10: Published by XanEdu Publishing, Inc. (Provided)
Unit 1: Traffic Crash Management
Lesson 1: Arrive at a Traffic Crash Scene
Lesson 2: Assess a Traffic Crash Scene
Lesson 3: Secure a Traffic Crash Scene
Lesson 4: Injuries at a Traffic Crash Scene
Lesson 5: Gather Traffic Crash Information
Lesson 6: Gather Traffic Crash Evidence
Lesson 7: Driver Information Exchange
Lesson 8: Issue a Traffic Citation
Lesson 9: Clear the Traffic Crash Scene
Lesson 10: Complete a Traffic Crash Report
Lesson 11: Manage Unique Traffic Crashes
Discipline-level learning outcomes:
Traffic Crash Investigations is an approved course by Florida Department of Law Enforcement for the purpose of Law Enforcement Certification. See chart below.
Course-level learning outcomes:
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Demonstrate mastery of Law Enforcement knowledge and skills.
Demonstrate safety skills appropriate for employees in a Law Enforcement work setting.
Apply critical thinking and problem-solving proficiency as appropriate for employees in a Law Enforcement work setting.
Demonstrate team building, interpersonal, and ethical skills as appropriate for employees in a Law Enforcement work setting.
Demonstrate leadership, organizational, and professional skills appropriate for employees in a Law Enforcement workplace.
Demonstrate skills required for state certification and employment as a law enforcement officer.
Means of accomplishing learning outcomes:
- Role Play
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