Foundations in Forensics I
Forensic Training Bundle
Learn foundational skills crucial for different kinds of employers while laying the groundwork for both civil and criminal case work.
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What to Expect
This bundle is comprised of 4 programs (40 hours, 40 CEs) covering practical skills that can be applied in forensic practice. In fact, 94% of participants thought the content could be immediately applied and that the presenters demonstrated superior knowledge.
- Learn the admissibility standards provided by governing case law and the various rules of evidence. Dive into other topics related to the provision of expert reports, including the various bases of expert testimony, the rule against hearsay, ethics, and professionalism, expert immunity, and the role of discovery. (Evidence for Forensic Mental Health Professionals)
- Review ethical challenges/issues commonly encountered by forensic psychologists, as well as an ethical decision-making framework and the various sources of authority that can impose obligations on psychologists. (Ethics in Forensic Psychological Practice)
- Master the art of writing clear and concise reports, a critical ingredient in forensic practice. You’ll learn principles for organization and structure and elements of good and bad reports. (Report Writing)
- Learn to communicate your activities and opinions orally, in legal proceedings. You’ll review general principles of effective communication, nuts and bolts strategies witnesses should employ, as well as direct and cross-examination techniques and strategies. (Effective Expert Testimony)
Upon completion of each program, you'll earn a digital badge which can be displayed on your resume or platforms like LinkedIn, ensuring colleagues and potential employers won't miss your new credential.
Each program also gives credit for the foundational programs included in the Juvenile Forensic Assessment Certificate, Criminal Forensic Assessment Certificate, Civil Forensic Assessment Certificate, and Violence Risk Assessment Certificate.