Roland J. Proulx, Jr.
2/13 to 2/15/86 MASSACHUSETTS STATE POLICE ACADEMY, Framingham, MA Police RADAR Operator 40 - Hour Specialized Training Course - for certification in the use of Police RADAR. Course included 16 hours classroom instruction and 32 hours of field training with a qualified operator. Received training in identifying target vehicles, visual speed analysis, identifying interference and avoiding operator error. Trained in the proper setup, testing, and operation of a Police RADAR unit as prescribed by law.
4/25 to 4/29/88 MASSACHUSETTS CRIMINAL JUSTICE TRAINING COUNCIL, Needham, MA Police Motorcycle Operator 40 - Hour Specialized Training Course - in the safe operation of a police motorcycle in the performance of duty. Trained in slow moving operation, avoiding road hazards and obstacles, emergency operation, stopping and collision avoidance.
5/1 to 5/5/89 INSTITUTE OF POLICE TECHNOLOGY & MANAGEMENT University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL Conducted at M.C.J.T.C. in Needham, MA Commercial Traffic Accident Investigation 40 - Hour Specialized Training Course - in determining center of gravity, unique problems, weight shift, jackknife, air-brakes, roll-over, conducting inspections of commercial vehicles, and log book interpretation. Instructed by Gary Stephens and David Stopper who are considered an experts in the field.
10/16 to 10/20/89 MASSACHUSETTS CRIMINAL JUSTICE TRAINING COUNCIL, Needham, MA Basic Traffic Accident Investigation 40 - Hour Specialized Training Course - in Basic Accident Investigation, measurement and evidence gathering at accident scenes. Conducted actual skid tests to determine speed from skid marks and used of time distance formulas.
12/11 to 12/15/89 MASSACHUSETTS CRIMINAL JUSTICE TRAINING COUNCIL, Needham, MA Advanced Traffic Accident Investigation 40 - Hour Specialized Training Course - in Advanced Accident Investigation, review of basic skills, coordinate and triangulation measurement of accident scenes. Determine speed from falls, vaults, centrifugal scuff and momentum. Extensive training in the use of time-distance formulas and completing scaled collision scene diagrams.
3/30 to 3/31/90 MASSACHUSETTS STATE POLICE ACADEMY, Framingham MA Field Sobriety Testing 16 – Hour Specialized Training Course - in standardized field sobriety testing. Determining intoxication from physical actions, demeanor, motor vehicle operation, and Eye Gaze Nystagmus procedure.