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RS&A INTERNATIONAL LATENT PRINT EXAMINER TRAINING ACADEMY

ACADEMY SCHEDULE
**DATES AND CLASSES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Week 1 - January 9 - 13, 2023
Introduction to the Science of Friction Ridge Examination
Week 2 - January 16 - 20, 2023
Essential Ridgeology Concepts
Week 3 - January 23 - 27, 2023
Comparison and Evaluation Skill Development
Week 4 - January 30 - February 3, 2023
Palm Print Comparison Techniques
Week 5 - February 6 - 10, 2023
Basic Latent Print Processing Methods
Week 6 - February 13 - 17, 2023
Evaluation of Latent Finger, Palms, Tips, Joints and Sufficiency Decisions
Week 7 - February 20 - 24, 2023
Digital Photography Basics: Copy Stand Photography
Week 8 - February 27 - March 3, 2023
Advanced Latent Print Processing
Week 9 - March 6 - 10, 2023
Digital Imaging for Latent Print Examiners
Week 10 - March 13 - 17, 2023
AFIS Minutia Plotting, Automated Searching/Candidate Reviews and
Recording of Known Impressions / Inked and Live Scan
Week 11 - March 20 - 24, 2023
Courtroom Testimony Techniques / Success Instead of Survival
Week 12 - March 27 - 31, 2023
Comparison and Evaluation Skill Development / Bias and Ethics
Week 13 - April 3 - 7, 2023
Exclusion and Inconclusive Decisions
Week 14 - April 10 - 14, 2023
Comparison and Evaluation Skill Development
Week 15 - April 17 - 21, 2023
ACE-V Methodology, Examination Documentation Best Practices and Conclusions
Week 16 - April 24 - 28, 2023
Understanding Simultaneous and Distorted Impressions
Week 17 - May 1 - 5, 2023
Complex Latent Print Examinations
Week 18 - May 8 - 12, 2023
Friction Ridge Expert Witness Testimony Techniques
Week 19 - May 15 - 19, 2023
IAI Pre-Certification Test Preparation Training
Week 20 - May 22 - 26, 2023
Finals Week, Oral Boards and Graduation Exercises

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