Forensic Investigation course at the College of Human Resource Management-CHRM is offered in collaboration with, The Institute of Certified Safety and Security Professionals of Kenya-ICSSPK, an independent body for security professional career development in Kenya. The course has been designed after a thorough consultation with stakeholders under the guidance of the Ministry of Education under CDACC and TVET to address security gaps in training professionals. Learners taking this program will gain professional registration with ICSSPK.
This course is designed as an entry-level to equip a scene of crime officers, court prosecutors, state counsels, lawyers, security managers and other personnel involved in a forensic investigation with adequate skills and competencies in collecting crime scene evidence, analysis and report writing and presentation of evidence.
Forensic Investigation -Level 5 (Certificate) is run on a Competency Based Education Training (CBET) mode. Emphasis is on learners gaining competencies rather than theoretical grilling. Learners are assessed based on milestone achieved in the process of their training. The course assessment is done by trained industry assessors vetted by ICSSPK and CDACC/TVET.
The course takes a period of 1 year. Of three terms consisting of 3 months each, plus a three months industrial attachment