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RS&A INTERNATIONAL LATENT PRINT EXAMINER TRAINING ACADEMY

ACADEMY SCHEDULE
**DATES AND CLASSES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Week 1 - September 28 - October 2, 2020
Introduction to the Science of Friction Ridge Examination
Week 2 - October 5-9, 2020
Essential Ridgeology Concepts
Week 3 - October 12-16, 2020
Palm Print Comparison Techniques
Week 4 - October 19-23, 2020
Comparison and Evaluation Skill Development
Week 5 - October 26 - October 30, 2020
Comparison and Evaluation Skill Development / Bias and Ethics
Week 6 - November 2-6, 2020
Evaluation of Latent Finger, Palms, Tips, Joints and Sufficiency Decisions
Week 7 - November 9-13, 2020
AFIS Minutia Plotting, Automated Searching/Candidate Reviews and
Recording of Known Impressions / Inked and Live Scan
Week 8 - November 16-20, 2019
Digital Photography Basics: Copy Stand Photography
November 23-27, 2020 - WEEK OFF (Thanksgiving)
Week 9 - November 30 - December 4, 2020
Basic Latent Print Processing Methods
Week 10 - December 7-11, 2020
ALS/LASER and Advanced Latent Print Processing
Week 11 - December 14-18, 2020
Digital Imaging for Latent Print Examiners
December 21-25, 2020 - WEEK OFF (Christmas)
December 28 - Januray 1, 2021 WEEK OFF (New Years)
Week 12 - January 4-8, 2021
Courtroom Testimony Techniques / Success Instead of Survival
Week 13 - January 11-15, 2021
Exclusion and Inconclusive Decisions
Week 14 - January 18-22, 2021
Comparison and Evaluation Skill Development
Week 15 - January 25-29, 2021
Understanding Simultaneous and Distorted Impressions
Week 16 - February 1-5, 2021
ACE-V Methodology, Examination Documentation Best Practices and Conclusions
Week 17 - February 8-12, 2021
Complex Latent Print Examinations
Week 18 - February 15-19, 2021
Friction Ridge Expert Witness Testimony Techniques
Week 19 - February 22-26, 2021
IAI Pre-Certification Test Preparation Training
Week 20 - March 1-5, 2021
Finals Week, Oral Boards and Graduation Exercises

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