Boating Accident Investigation

Boating Accident Investigation

This course is designed to assist the officer in the development of maritime accident investigative skills.  Through lecture, discussion, and scenario based training, the officer will learn and apply techniques which will assist in their ability to reconstruct accidents and prepare cases for court presentation.

Further, students will learn to plan and execute an effective response to boating accident investigations.  Advanced preparation regarding specific equipment and material required for marine accident investigations and their use, assistance resource identification, and establishing control of the accident site will be covered.