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Forensic Investigator I

The Forensic Investigator I Certificate is designed to give graduates a recognized credential that can translate into greater recognition within their respective field.  After completing the five required courses offered through the Texas Forensic Science Academy graduates will have a basic understanding of criminal investigation from capturing evidence and properly documenting a crime scene to understanding the basic factors that create an effective courtroom testimony.

Required Courses

Once all 5 courses have been completed, applicants should confirm they meet all certificate requirements using the Forensic Investigator I Application and return to the TEEX Law Enforcement & Security Training division. Eligibility of each candidate will be reviewed and email notification of decision will be sent within 2 business days.

Funding Options DHS/FEMA Veterans Benefits GSA
Delivery Types Online Face-to-Face Blended

Forensic Investigator 1

Division Course Number Title Description Funding Option Delivery Type

PUBLICSAFETY

FSA101

Forensic Photography I

Face-to-Face

PUBLICSAFETY

FSA104

Latent Print Processing

Face-to-Face

PUBLICSAFETY

FSA105

Basic Criminal Investigation

Face-to-Face

PUBLICSAFETY

FSA106

Crime Scene Investigation

Face-to-Face

PUBLICSAFETY

FSA113

Basic Criminal Investigation (Online)

Online

PUBLICSAFETY

FSA116

Foundations of Forensic Photography

Online

PUBLICSAFETY

FSA118

Foundations of Courtroom Testimony

Online

PUBLICSAFETY

FSA119

Courtroom Testimony Practical Applications

Face-to-Face
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