Roland J. Proulx, Jr.
10/1 to 10/12/90 MASSACHUSETTS STATE POLICE ACADEMY, Framingham MA Traffic Accident Reconstruction 80 - Hour Specialized Training Course - for certification as a Traffic Accident Reconstructionist. Training included determining speed from Linear and Angular Momentum and crush. Occupant Kinematics and relating injuries resulting from a crash. Review of derivation of accident reconstruction formulas. Conducted actual field tests to determine speed from skid-marks and centrifugal scuffmarks.
10/20 to 10/23/90 MILTON A. PIELA, Fall River MA Basic Computer Technology 12 - Hour course in basic computer technology.
1/22/91 UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS, Dedham MA Hazardous Location Analysis 8 - Hour Specialized Training Workshop - in recognizing hazardous traffic locations and intersections. Collecting collision and traffic statistics to determine which traffic control sign, device or marking should be implemented in order to properly correct problems.
3/25 to 3/29/91 INSTITUTE OF POLICE TECHNOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL (conducted in Needham, MA) Police RADAR Instructor 40 – Hour Specialized Training Course - in proper radar operation and teaching methods in an actual classroom atmosphere. Began first in-house RADAR certification courses to certify Fall River Police Officers in the proper use of Police RADAR equipment.
8/26 to 8/30/91 INSTITUTE OF POLICE TECHNOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL Advanced Traffic Accident Reconstruction 40 - Hour Specialized Training Course - in advanced accident reconstruction with use of microcomputer programs. Determine speed from crush and Linear Momentum using microcomputers with actual reconstruction projects.
2/24 to 3/6/92 U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION TRAFFIC SAFETY INSTITUTE, H. David Howard Academy Conducted at Massachusetts State Police Academy, Framingham, MA North American Driver-Vehicle Inspection Course 80 - Hour Specialized Training Course – certifying local police in enforcing North American Standardized Truck Inspections (NASTI) as it pertains to Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations; to conduct safety inspections of commercial motor vehicles that travel nationwide.