Advanced Crime Scene Investigation (Adv. FET)

This 24-hour program will enable participants to better understand scientific and forensic realities. The progam is specifically tailored for the experienced field evidence technician. Forensic and law enforcement experts from throughout the state will present advanced techniques in crime scene investigation.


  • All attendees must be actively employed by a POST-participating Law Enforcement Agency.
  • Completion of 80-hour basic Crime Scene Investigation/Field Evidence Technician course.


$373 - 24 Hours, POST Plan IV

2023 - 2024 Dates

CCN Date Location Status
23001 August 28-30, 2023 Sheraton Garden Grove Cancelled
23002 January 22-24, 2024 Sheraton Garden Grove Closed





Sheraton Garden Grove
12221 Harbor Blvd
Garden Grove, CA 92840
(714) 703-8400

For those participants who will be flying in, the John Wayne Airport (SNA) is the closest airport.


Because classes fill up quickly, we strongly encourage registering as soon as possible. Please have your training department contact the Center for Criminal Justice at CSULB or call 562.985.4940 to make reservations. If you make a reservation via email please include the following information:

  • Class Name and Date
  • Training Managers Name
  • Training Managers Phone Number
  • Training Managers Email Address
  • Agency Name
  • Name of Attendee(s)
  • POST ID # for Attendee(s)
  • Attendee's Email Address

You will receive a confirmation email letting you know that we have registered you for the class. Reservations are on a first come first serve basis, a waitlist will be established once the maximum number of students has been met.

Course Outline

Topical Areas

  • Computer forensics
  • Advanced crime scene and chemical processing
  • Death and major crime scenes
  • Crime scene reconstruction
  • Blood spatter interpretation
  • Additional forensic resources