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Intro to Crime Scene Investigation

Introduction to Crime Scene Investigation

What You Will Learn

From the specifics of approaching and securing a crime scene to the presentation of evidence in the courtroom, this scenario-based course will give students exposure to the principles and practices of crime scene investigations. This is the foundational course required for most advanced courses and is groundwork for beginning investigators to understand the basic techniques required for working uncomplicated crime scenes.

Topics covered include:

  • How to properly approach, document, and analyze a crime scene
  • Photography basics
  • Techniques to recover latent, patent, and plastic fingerprints and palm prints
  • Basic bloodstain pattern analysis
  • Shoe print and tire track documentation and casting techniques
  • Trace evidence documentation and recovery
  • Courtroom presentation


  • April 11-15, 2016
  • April 25-29, 2016
  • August 15-19, 2016
  • December 12-16, 2016625

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In most cases, our students are able to complete our Introduction to Crime Scene Investigation courses for International Association for Identification (IAI) Certification in as little as 5 days! With exceptional training knowledge and professional instruction just a phone call away, why wouldn't you take the first steps towards a career that you are passionate about?

We do ask that our potential students meet a set of criteria before applying for enrollment. Students must be at least 18 years of age, must have a high school diploma or equivalent, and must pass an extensive background check. We gladly work with students from all over Florida and nationwide. To learn more about admissions, simply call our helpful staff at (888) 518-2832.

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All of our courses have been approved for International Association for Identification (IAI) Certification. We are licensed by the Commission for Independent Education (License No. 4844).