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Bloodstain Pattern Analysis PDF Print E-mail

This hands-on course is designed to teach the techniques required to recognize, document and examine bloodstain pattern evidence.  Upon successful completion of the course, participants are eligible for membership in the International Association of Bloodstain Pattern Analysts (IABPA).  Topics include but are not limited to:

  • Biohazard precautions and proper handling of evidence
  • Proper Terminology
  • Photography and proper documentation of bloodstains
  • Stain diameter and distance fallen/drop volume
  • Target surface effects
  • Calculation techniques for angle of impact
  • Measuring stains and direction of travel
  • Impact and castoff patterns
  • Techniques to determine the area of convergence
  • Hands-on laboratory experiments
  • Full mock crime scene practical exercise
  • Hands-on laboratory experiments

Discounted flat fee pricing is available