Faye Springer, Sacramento District Attorney's Forensic Science Laboratory
Classroom lectures, video recordings, and practical workshops.
Students will be required to examine known and unknown fibers, measure various optical properties, conduct comparisons, prepare a written report of their findings, and present and defend their conclusions, as well as pass a written test.
Basic Practical Microscopy (M101) or its equivalent. Micro-FTIR and SEM/EDS are desired.
No cost to POST supported or State of California based Law Enforcement agencies. A $600.00 tuition fee will be required of all other public agency, private sector, or out-of-state applicants.