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FBI Basic Crime Scene Processing & Introduction to Forensic Techniques, Course #5501

Course Description:


This is a basic level course intended for detectives and other law enforcement personnel relatively new to processing crime scenes.  The course is taught by multiple members of the Federal Bureau of Investigation Evidence Response Team. It includes classroom instruction and practical exercises outside of the classroom.  Instruction topics include:

  • Basic crime scene management
  • Latent prints
  • Serology and DNA
  • Impressions
  • Alternate light source
  • Searching vehicles
  • Collecting scent
  • Documentation
  • Photography
  • Sketching
  • Recovering human remains
  • Autopsy procedures
  • Case studies

The course culminates in the students dividing into teams and processing a mock crime scene, using the techniques learned from the course.  It is a fast-paced course and each block of instruction builds on the ones before it.

 


Prerequisite: Officers seeking introductory or refresher training on Crime Scene Management and processing.


Dress Code & Identification:

  • Visitors attending training at WSCJTC are encouraged to wear their agency logo shirt/uniform or agency ID badge while on campus.  If you are not wearing agency identification, you will be asked to check in at the front desk and will be provided with a clip-on visitor's identification card.


Cost: $50

 


Cancellation/No Show:

  • Deadline: If, for any reason, it becomes necessary to cancel the application, you must notify the Registrar via email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it seven days prior to class.
  • Fee: $50 or course fee, whichever is greater.


Schedule:

  • 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Monday - Friday
  • Dates and Locations listed below

***Is this class full or not available???? Please complete the Course Interest Survey. Please Note: This is not a waiting list.  You will not be contacted by WSCJTC unless there is enough interest to generate a class being scheduled.  At that time we will contact everyone that has shown interest so that applications can be submitted.

Application Form:

Application

 

 

 

Submit Applications to:

Registrar

 

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Fax: 206.835.7926


Course, Program or Policy Questions:


Bob Graham |
This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it 206.835.7302

 

 

Revised Feb 2015

Session Start & End Date Location Status/Cost/Downloads
5501-1 Mar 30 -Apr 03, 2015 WSCJTC
19010 1st Ave S, Burien
WA 98148
Full  / $50  

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