The National Latent Print Examiner Training Academy
SESSION 4 SCHEDULE
Week 1 - October 1-5, 2018
Introduction to the Science of Friction Ridge Examination
Week 2 - October 8-12, 2018
Essential Ridgeology Concepts
Week 3 - October 15-19, 2018
Recording of Known Impressions / Inked and Live Scan
Week 4 - October 22-26, 2018
Palm Print Comparison Techniques
Week 5 - October 29 - November 2, 2018
Digital Photography Basics: from the Crime Scene to the Laboratory
Week 6 - November 5-19, 2018
Basic Latent Print Processing Methods
Week 7 - November 12-16, 2018
ALS/LASER and Advanced Latent Print Processing
November 19-23, 2018 - WEEK OFF
Week 8 - November 26 - November 30, 2018
Comparison and Evaluation Skill Development / Bias and Ethics
Week 9 - December 3-7, 2018
AFIS Minutia Plotting, Automated Searching/Candidate Reviews
Week 10 - December 10-14, 2018
Evaluation of Latent Finger, Palms, Tips, Joints and Sufficiency Decisions
Week 11 - December 17-21, 2018
Digital Imaging for Latent Print Examiners
December 24-28, 2018 - WEEK OFF
Week 12 - December 31, 2018 - January 4, 2019
Courtroom Testimony Techniques / Success Instead of Survival
Week 13 - January 7-11, 2019
Comparison and Evaluation Skill Development / Exclusion and Inconclusive Decisions
Week 14 - January 14-18, 2019
Understanding Simultaneous and Distorted Impressions
Week 15 - January 21-25, 2019
Comparison and Evaluation Skill Development
Week 16 - January 28 - February 1, 2019
ACE-V Methodology, Examination Documentation Best Practices and Conclusions
Week 17 - February 4-8, 2019
Complex Latent Print Examinations
Week 18 - February 11-15, 2019
Friction Ridge Expert Witness Testimony Techniques
Week 19 - February 18-22, 2019
IAI Pre-Certification Test Preparation Training
Week 20 - February 25 - March 1, 2019
Finals Week, Oral Boards and Graduation Exercises

**DATES AND CLASSES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE
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