Crime Investigation Techniques - CIT16

535.00 352.00


Course Fee: €352 which includes all registration fees.
Course Format: Distance Learning Course of 12 lessons.
Duration: 10 months.


SKU: CIT16 Category:

Course Description

This unique training programme examines concepts, field-tested techniques and procedures and technical information concerning crime scene investigation.

Other topics covered include:

Crime scene health and safety issues.

In this outstanding programme you are taught how to lift evidence, especially blood from an object or person and prepare it for submission to a laboratory.

You will learn how to approach a crime scene so as to preserve evidence and not contaminate the scene.

This course tells you what a criminalist actually does and how samples of a suspect’s hair can be microscopically compared with hair found on the victim.

Course Syllabus

Lesson 1                        Crime Investigation

Lesson 2                        First Officer at the Crime Scene

Lesson 3                        Specialised Personnel at the Crime Scene

Lesson 4                        Fingerprints and Palm Prints

Lesson 5                        Trace Evidence and Miscellaneous Material

Lesson 6                        Blood and Other Biological Evidence

Lesson 7                        The Criminal Mind

Lesson 8                        Firearms Examination

Lesson 9                        Arson and Explosives

Lesson 10           Illicit Drugs and Toxicology

Lesson 11           Investigating Sexual Assault and domestic Abuse Crimes

Lesson 12           Burglary Investigation



Upon completion of this course you may take a final online examination. Full details of this examination are automatically sent to you at the end of the course. The examination costs €65 and is taken at home at your convenience.  If you receive 70% or more in this examination you will receive an ITEC – Irish Training and Educational Centre Diploma.

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