Basic Forensic Photography

Basic Forensic Photography
This course is geared for Sexual Assault Forensic Examiners. This program is sponsored by California Clinical Forensic Medical Training Center in conjunction with our training partner, the California District Attorneys Association. This one-day course offers basic instruction and hands-on experience related to the fundamental techniques of forensic photography.   It focuses on the basic forensic photography skills needed for documenting bodily injuries for victims of sexual assault, intimate partner violence, child physical and sexual abuse, and elder abuse.  The course is designed for healthcare professionals who have completed Adult/Adolescent Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner Training or Pediatric Sexual Abuse Forensic Examiner Training, to increase basic skills, knowledge and competence.

First time registrants to a CCFMTC course must first set up a profile to register.  Follow the prompts.  The information entered for your profile determines the information on your name badge and certificate of completion.  

Prerequisite:  All attendees must have completed an Adult/Adolescent Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner Training or Pediatric Sexual Abuse Forensic Examiner Training prior to this training,

Date & Location

March 26, 2020 
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Hayes Mansion, San Jose

Course Objectives 

After attending this workshop, participants will be able to:
Outline and define the basic principles of forensic photography • Describe the various types of photo documentation equipment • List the criteria of a quality forensic photograph • Describe the system for security, storage, identification, duplication and retrieval • Include medical/legal issues in photographic protocols • Demonstrate working knowledge of the equipment to achieve a quality image • Incorporate interactions with patients to enhance patient comfort with the process.

Click HERE for agenda.

Continuing Education

CCFMTC Certificate of Completion: 7 hours
Nursing (BRN) contact hours: 7 hours


Hayes Mansion 
200 Edenvale Ave 
San Jose, CA 95136
(408) 226-3200
To receive the special room rate of $140 single/double occupancy (plus hotel tax), Click here to make reservation. Although the cut-off date for hotel reservations is March 5, 2020, make your reservation as soon as possible as rooms may sell out before the deadline. Please note that the hotel has a 48-hour cancellation policy.


Parking is free at hotel.


Tuition for this training is $100.00.

All registrants should note that cancellations must be in writing by March 12, 2020 to avoid the late cancellation fee of $49.

Please see CDAA’s Cancellation Policies and General Registration Information by clicking HERE.  

CCFMTC Contact

Christina Pritchett, Training Consultant
(916) 930-3062 (Direct)
(916) 443-2017 (Receptionist)
3/26/2020 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Hayes Mansion 200 Edenvale Ave San Jose 95136

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