Capturing evidence and documenting the crime scene through skilled photography techniques is crucial to a proper criminal investigation. This course will address the basic concepts of photography and their application to professional crime scene documentation. Emphasis will be placed on capturing photographs at a crime scene through a final project while acting in the traditional role of an investigator for a case.
This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements for TFSA Foundations of Forensic Photography course #667369.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
- The mandatory completion/duration period for this eCourse is 45 days from the registration date. Participants will have three attempts to pass the final examination.
- To complete this course you are required to have a computer with internet access.
- Broadband internet connection
- Current browser
- Recommended: Mozilla Firefox 30 or higher, Google Chrome 37 or higher
- Alternatives: Internet Explorer 10 or higher, Safari 7 or higher
- Apple Quicktime Player 10 or higher
- Adobe Acrobat Reader 10 or higher
- Adobe Flash 11 or higher
TopicsHistory of photography+Selection and operation of a camera appropriate for crime scene documentation+General photography concepts and terms+Composition and progressive levels of photography+Storage and processing of images
- Law enforcement and non-commissioned personnel
Law Enforcement and Security Training
Phone: (979) 845-6677 | Tollfree: (800) 423-8433
- After registering online for this course, you will receive an email with instructions for getting started. If you do not receive a confirmation within one hour, please contact us at (979) 845-6677 or firstname.lastname@example.org.