Training for members of the MCIU may include training courses in the following areas:

  • Basic Total Station Setup and Operation
  • Advanced Scene Investigation Using Forensic Mapping and CAD
  • Inspection and Investigation of Commercial Motor Vehicle Crashes
  • Advanced Commercial Motor Vehicle Inspection
  • Investigation of Motorcycle and Pedestrian Crashes
  • Physics for the Crash Investigator
  • Biomechanics for Collision Reconstruction
  • Basic Photography School
  • Crash Data Retrieval System Operator Course
  • Heavy Vehicle ECM Data Retrieval
  • Crush Damage Analysis
  • Human Factors

Each member of the MCIU is expected to apply for and successfully complete the Accreditation Commission for Traffic Accident Reconstruction (ACTAR) examination.