5-Day Basic Crime Scene Photography $565
This course is designed to familiarize crime scene investigators, forensic practitioners, death investigators and law enforcement officers with the basics of camera operation as well as basic crime scene and evidence photo documentation. Topics include camera equipment, shooting in manual mode, exposure & focus, proper scale, using flash, crime scene photography, vehicle photography, subject photography and low light photography. This course is approved for 40 hours of IAI continuing education credits. Learn more...
5-Day Advanced Crime Scene Photography $565
This course is designed to build on the skill sets developed during the basic crime scene photography course. Using established skills, students will learn more advanced techniques to capture quality images of crime scene and evidence. Topics include comparison quality photographs, photographing chemical enhancements, blood stain pattern photography, chemiluminescence photography and more! This course includes practical exercises of advanced and complex crime scene situations.
3-Day Low Light & Flash Photography $425
This 24 hour course is designed for crime scene investigators, officers and detectives with intermediate to advanced skills in crime scene photography. Students will hone their skills using established photography principles to capture in-focus and properly exposed photographs in low light conditions. This course is approved for 24 hours of IAI continuing education credits. Learn more...
Upcoming: Oct. 22nd - 24th in Folsom, CA
3-Day Low Light & Flash Photography (Vehicular Crimes) $425
This 24 hour course is the same curriculum as our 3-Day Low Light & Flash Photography course, only the practical exercises focus on scenarios often encountered during a collision investigation. Students will hone their skills using established photography principles to capture in-focus and properly exposed photographs in low light conditions. This course is approved for 24 hours of IAI continuing education credits. Learn more...
Upcoming: Dec. 17th - 19th Glendale, AZ
3-Day Forensic Photography for Patrol & Criminal Investigators $425
This 24 hours course is designed for patrol level officers and criminal investigators who are responsible for documenting crime scenes and evidence. Course work is designed to familiarize police personnel with photo documentation routinely encountered during regular patrol and criminal investigations. A large portion of this course focuses on making officers/detectives more comfortable using their DLSR or point & shoot cameras. Learn more...
Upcoming: Oct. 29th - 31st Folsom, CA
Upcoming: Nov. 13th - 15th Peoria, AZ
2-Day Plantar Print Analysis $375
It's well know that the friction ridge skin on the soles of feet is as identifiable as the fingers, joints and palms. But, it takes additional skills for a latent print examiner to recognize patterns of foot prints and to search latent foot prints against exemplars. Course work is designed to familiarize latent print examiners with various topics surrounding the comparison of plantar prints. This includes topics like the biology of the feet, plantar latent prints at crime scenes, plantar ridge flow, search clues/techniques, recording plantar exemplars and case studies. Learn more...
Developing college style forensic training courses.
Built on principles of passion, experience and diligence, Forza Forensics designs training courses in a style you would expect see during a college level course. Students are always given clear expectations, ample time to practice concepts and the ability track progress by taking self-assessment quizzes each day.
Class exercises are carefully crafted to allow students to increase their capabilities while getting meaningful feedback from their instructor. Forza Forensics encourages instructors to minimize time wasting and redundancy so that students can maximize their time practicing new skills.
Instructors are always encouraged to use guidelines taken from existing working groups and standards organizations to stay current on accepted techniques and best practices.
Dedicated to continuing education.
Your continuing education doesn't stop after a 3 or 5 day class. We use Facebook, Instagram and email to keep you informed and up to date on the latest forensic photography, latent print and crime scene processing topics. When something major changes in our industry you'll be the first to know.
Starting days after your course ends, students will receive additional practice exercises and product reviews to keep minds turning and skills sharp long after class ends.