Reconstructing an Accident Scene Certificate Breakdown

Wondering what it takes to be qualified in Reconstructing an Accident Scene Certificate course with Skills Academy? We have detailed all the important information you need to know about this course.

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Subject Outcomes

Find out what you can expect to learn from these subjects:

Subject Description
Introduction to Business English This subject is designed for students who are either at an early stage in their careers or students who have not yet started working. The aim of the course is to give you a good general knowledge and understanding of the use of English in business situations.
Handling stress Studying in the direction of forensics will ultimately lead to you joining an industry that is fast paced and stressful. You will have tons of responsibilities on your shoulders. This subject will teach you healthy coping mechanisms to deal with the stressors of the job.  
Problem-solving and statistical methods This subject will teach you different approaches to tackle problems more effectively. You will also learn the important role statistics play in evaluating problems.
Laboratory quality This subject will teach you about the accuracy, reliability and timeliness of reported test results. You will learn about the importance of accurate results and the reliability of reporting results and how useful these are in a clinical and public health setting.
Criminal justice You will learn about issues and theories related to crime, law and judicial administration.
Preserving evidence From crime scene to forensic laboratory to courtroom, all evidence must be identified, inventoried and secured to preserve its integrity.
Ethical considerations This subject will teach you about informed consent, confidentiality, anonymity and much more.
Fields in forensic science Due to the highly complex field of forensic science, forensic scientists are most often skilled in a particular area of forensic science, such as latent prints, questioned documents, trace evidence, or firearms, just to name a few.
Reconstruct an incident scene The Reconstruct an Incident Scene elective provides learners with insights on how to reconstruct incident and crime scenes but also take the learner on an informative journey about the history and application of fingerprints in the fight against crime.

Study Upgrade

You can upgrade your course to receive Unit Standard Credits on the NQF. These credits can add up to a full qualification, accredited by SASSETA