The National Latent Print Examiner Training Academy
SESSION 4 SCHEDULE
Week 1 - September 30 - October 4, 2019
Introduction to the Science of Friction Ridge Examination
Week 2 - October 7-11, 2019
Essential Ridgeology Concepts
Week 3 - October 14-18, 2019
Recording of Known Impressions / Inked and Live Scan
Week 4 - October 21-25, 2019
Palm Print Comparison Techniques
Week 5 - October 28 - November 1, 2019
Digital Photography Basics: from the Crime Scene to the Laboratory
Week 6 - November 4-8, 2019
Basic Latent Print Processing Methods
Week 7 - November 11-15, 2019
ALS/LASER and Advanced Latent Print Processing
November 18-22, 2019 - WEEK OFF
Week 8 - November 25-29, 2019
Comparison and Evaluation Skill Development / Bias and Ethics
Week 9 - December 2-6, 2019
AFIS Minutia Plotting, Automated Searching/Candidate Reviews
Week 10 - December 9-13, 2019
Evaluation of Latent Finger, Palms, Tips, Joints and Sufficiency Decisions
Week 11 - December 16-20, 2019
Digital Imaging for Latent Print Examiners
December 23-27, 2019 - WEEK OFF
Week 12 - December 30, 2019 - January 3, 2020
Courtroom Testimony Techniques / Success Instead of Survival
Week 13 - January 6-10, 2020
Comparison and Evaluation Skill Development / Exclusion and Inconclusive Decisions
Week 14 - January 13-17, 2020
Understanding Simultaneous and Distorted Impressions
Week 15 - January 20-24, 2020
Comparison and Evaluation Skill Development
Week 16 - January 27-31, 2020
ACE-V Methodology, Examination Documentation Best Practices and Conclusions
Week 17 - February 3-7, 2020
Complex Latent Print Examinations
Week 18 - February 10-14, 2020
Friction Ridge Expert Witness Testimony Techniques
Week 19 - February 17-21, 2020
IAI Pre-Certification Test Preparation Training
Week 20 - February 24-28, 2020
Finals Week, Oral Boards and Graduation Exercises

**DATES AND CLASSES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE
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