course Legal – Forensic Investigator

Forensic Investigator
Career Diploma

On the surface, it all looks normal. There’s been no crime or trace of wrongdoing. But forensic investigators know that looks can be deceiving until you dig deeper.

What’s in the course

This course will prepare the investigator for a professional career in the exciting field of forensic investigations. Investigations sometimes involving mystery and mystique.

A career as a forensic investigator is challenging and ever changing, fast paced and rewarding.

This program includes:

  • Forensic investigators role
  • Computer and data investigations
  • Introduction to accounting forensics
  • The paper trail
  • Crime scene investigations
  • Physical evidence collection, chain of custody
  • Report writing and court preparation.

Prerequisite: High School Diploma
Study Method: On-line study, campus based
Program Length: As few as 12 Months.

$ 595
Payment Options Are Available

Typical Tasks
Specific tasks typically required of a Forensic Investigator ranges from conducting forensic auditing of bank accounts, internal theft investigations while other investigators may be specialists in ballistics evidence  or computer crimes or DNA and physical evidence.

Potential Positions
Forensic Investigators are used by private and public law enforcement, attorneys, public accounts and corporations.

Employment Outlook
The forensic investigator position is a growing area of the investigations industry and is currently one of the top positions which offer rewarding and exciting employment while helping others. Within one year after graduation, the estimated employment rate for this program is 90%. The typical graduate starting wage is $55,000 with a wage potential of $100,000.