This online course prepares participants for basic fingerprint processing. Participants will learn about the powders, brushes, tape, and cards used for developing prints, and how to locate, process, and document prints while tying together all information into practical activities.
This course meets Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements for Texas Forensic Science Academy Basic Fingerprint Processing course #3999.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Course Completion Requirements
This course must be completed within 45 days from the registration date.
Participants will have three attempts to pass the final examination.
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- Alternatives: Mozilla Firefox 57 or higher, Safari 10 or higher
Apple Quicktime Player 10 or higher
Adobe Acrobat Reader 10 or higher
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TopicsFingerprint Basics+Tools for Latent Print Development+Locating Prints+Brushing and Lifting+Print Documentation
Individuals who take part in investigative tasks, including, but not limited to, patrol officers, detectives, and forensic investigators.
Continuing Education & Professional Credits
- 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.