News Related to: Continuing Education


FEPAC Calls for Comments on Proposed Updates to Forensic Science Standards

Source: Nancy J. Jackson, AAFS Director of Development and Accreditation Pursuant to the Forensic Science Education Programs Accreditation Commission (FEPAC) Policies & Procedures, Policy 4.10 Review of Standards states that FEPAC is tasked with conducting ongoing and comprehensive reviews of its accreditation standards in order to verify that they adequately evaluate educational quality and are relevant […]


AAFS Continuing Education Needs Identified

Attendees of the 68th Annual Scientific Meeting in Las Vegas, NV, were asked to identify any continuing education needs they would like to see addressed at future meetings. The following list of topics was suggested: Profiling terrorists (skills development) Critical incident debriefing (skills development) Assessing custody cases (skills development) Assessing sexual deviance (skills development) Latest […]


Continuing Education Credit Requests

The deadline for submission of Continuing Education Credit and Certificates was March 14. If you have not done so, please submit your forms immediately via overnight mail service (fax and email are not accepted). Submissions have been processed and certificates were mailed April 15. Requests for 2016 late submissions or certificate reprints will be honored until June […]


Jurisprudence Section Happenings – January 2016

  Sources:  Christine Funk, JD, Section Chair and Stephanie Domitrovich, JD, PhD, Section Secretary We look forward to the wonderful presentations of our members and others at the AAFS Annual Scientific Meeting in Las Vegas in February. Please do not forget to buy your luncheon ticket ASAP online AND ahead of time. Do not wait […]


Locating, Evaluating and Selecting Expert Witnesses Course

The National Clearinghouse for Science, Technology, and the Law (NCSTL) at Stetson University College of Law and the Law Enforcement Innovation Center (LEIC) at the University of Tennessee’s Institute for Public Service have launched an innovative online course entitled “Locating, Evaluating, and Selecting Expert Witnesses.” The course has been approved for 3.5 General Continuing Legal […]


AAFS Topics of Interest and CE Needs Requested

What topics should be addressed at the Academy’s 68th Annual Scientific Meeting? AAFS members are asked to send suggestions for topics of interest and continuing education needs for the 2016 AAFS Annual Scientific Meeting to the Academy headquarters. All responses received will be communicated to the program committee members when they commence their review of […]


Continuing Education Credit Requests

The deadline for submission of Continuing Education Credit and Certificates was March 9. If you have not done so already, please submit your forms immediately via overnight mail service (fax and email are not accepted). Submissions are being processed and certificates will be mailed approximately April 15. Requests for 2015 late submissions or certificate reprints […]