This three-week course is designed to build upon the formal training gained by CSIs during VCSI or Stage 1 initial training courses, and to utilise the professional experience they have gained in related roles.
It will provide a rapid refreshment on best practice approaches to basic evidence recovery before addressing more advanced issues of wider scene logistics and management. Intelligence gathering, assessment and dissemination will be covered in detail. Videography, specialist imaging techniques and niche evidence recovery will be addressed, in addition to operation at CBRNe scenes. New and existing practical skills will be further assessed through a final courtroom exercise.