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Traffic Crash Investigation and Reconstruction
For more than 75 years, Northwestern has been committed to the field of traffic crash reconstruction.
Today, we offer a sequence of courses on crash investigation and reconstruction considered definitive by practitioners in the field. Our advanced courses are designed for experienced reconstructionist. They're taught by internationally renowned experts. ACTAR credit is available for most advanced courses. Enroll in a course at our Evanston campus or bring our programs to your organization. Fill out the form to the right for more information.
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The Essential Sequence

The essential crash investigation and reconstruction sequence consists of five courses: Crash Investigation 1 and 2, Vehicle Dynamics, and Traffic Crash Reconstruction 1 and 2. Popular with law enforcement agencies, the Essential Sequence lays the foundation for a carreer in traffic crash reconstruction.

Advanced Courses

Traffic crash reconstructionists with several years of experience can take advantage of our advanced curriculum. The advanced courses go indepth into topics of greater interest to traffic crash reconstruction specialists including: the reconstruction of heavy vehicle impacts, the role of pedestrians in accidents, and crash data recorders.

Faculty That Makes a Difference

Northwestern's expert faculty is at the heart of what makes our traffic crash program exceptional. Leading experts with decades of experience in law enforcement, engineerring, and consulting contribute their ideas to our evolving curriculum and course updates. Above all, our faculty members are also enthusiastic teachers.