North Carolina Justice Academy

North Carolina Department of Justice

Pedestrian Traffic Crash Reconstruction

Please check our "Available Training" page for the most current status of the course. 

Who Should Attend:

Those law enforcement officers who have successfully completed NCJA Traffic Crash Reconstruction (Course #3985).

Course Goals:

To provide the participants with the information and skills to gather and interpret the evidence at the scene of a motor vehicle crash involving a pedestrian.

Course Objectives:

The student will be able to:

► Document the area of impact based on roadway evidence.
► Calculate the speed of vehicles at impact using the appropriate formula.
► Interpret mechanism(s) of injury to position pedestrian at time of impact.


This course employs demonstration, lecture and practical exercise.

Course Requirements:

Attendance is required at all class sessions. Satisfactory completion of practical exercises must be accomplished. A minimum score of 75% must be attained on the final exam.

Proper attire for classroom is business casual, slacks and collared shirt (no shorts, t-shirts, sandals, etc.)

Special Concerns:
Students must bring appropriate foul weather gear for outside classes. Students should bring scientific calculators. 


Register for ALL NCJA classes (traditional classroom and online) on our  North Carolina Justice Academy Training Portal. After signing in to the portal, you can view ALL available classes. If you don’t have a portal account, instructions for creating one are located here.


Course Coordinator:

Kris Merithew


Length of Course:

24 hours - 3 days

TEICP Accredited Course

Enrollment may be limited per department.