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Faculty Members - Brad Perron, CCDI, Dean Beers, CLI, CCDI, Anthony Pullano, CCDI.
Criminal Defense Investigation
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CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION TRAINING 

 

New Schedule for 2017!

The CDITC Training Schedule

 

 

2017 CDITC Confirmed Training Schedule

Northwest - California, CALI - California Association of Licensed Private Investigators


January 23 - 27, 2017 - CALI / CDITC National Criminal Defense Investigation Academy, Certification Course - Criminal Defense Investigation: The Component Method & Case Management, Forensic Science Applications, and Capital Case Mitigation, Scenario Based Team Oriented Training.  San Jose, CA at the Dolce Hayes Mansion - Instructors will consist of CDITC & CALI Cadre. 


SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED



Southwest - California, United States Marine Corps, San Diego, CA


February 6 - 8, 2017 - United States Marine Corps, DSO Defense Counsel Assistance Program.  Two days - Criminal Defense Investigation - The Component Method.  One Day Sex Crimes Investigation for the Defense.  San Diego, CA. Worldide participants. 


SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED



Southeast - Florida - NDIA National Defender Investigator Association National Conference 

April 25, 2017

CDITC Forensic Instructor Brad Perron, CCDI, CFSI, will be providing a 1/2 day program covering Blood Detection and Bloodstain Interpretation as part of the NDIA National Conference.  The conference line-up of speakers is impressive and the program promises to be another outstanding program offered by the NDIA. 
Hyatt Regency, PIer 66, Fort Lauderdale, Florida. 
SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED


Midwest Component Method Criminal Defense Investigation Training - INSpi Indiana Society of Professional Investigators 

May 16-18, 2017

The CDITC in partnership with the Indiana Society of Professional Investigators is hosting the Component Method of Criminal Defense Investigation & Case Management Certification Course. The Six Components of Criminal Defense Investigation will also include a scenario based team oriented training module. 

Training will be held in South Bend, Indiana at the Double Tree Hotel led by Brandon A. Perron, CCDI, CFI-FTER.  Click here for more information- http://www.indianainvestigators.com/events.php

SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED


Southeast - Florida Forensic Interviewing - FTER Method Advanced Certification Program, FPDA - Florida Public Defender Association 

July 27 & 28, 2017

The CDITC in partnership with the Florida Public Defender Investigator Association will be providing the CDITC 16 hour Advanced Forensic Interviewing Certification course to participating Florida Public Defender Investigators.  

The focus of this course is to introduce and certify the participants in FTER – Forensic Testimonial Evidence Recovery concepts and techniques.  This course focused upon criminal defense investigation and builds upon the concepts of forensic investigative interviewing.  Exercises and practicums will be employed to enhance the training experience. 

FPDA Building A Better Defense Training - Hyatt Regency, Coconut Point, Bonita Springs, Florida.

SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED

Arkansas Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers & Arkansas Public Defender Commission

August 21-24, 2017
Four Day Academy program

The CDITC in partnership with the Arkansas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association and Arkansas Public Defender Commission will be hosting the CDITC Component Method of Criminal Defense Investigaiton Certification Training, Forensic Interviewing Certification course, and Capital Case - Mitigation Training for four days in Little Rock, AK. at Marriott Hotel. 

Registration information may be obtained by contacting Virginia Kulpanowski at arkcrimlaw@yahoo.com

SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED


Rocky Mountains - Colorado Forensic Interviewing - FTER Method Certification Program, PPIAC - Professional Private Investigators Association of Colorado

September 14, 2017 - RESCHEDULED TO OCTOBER 7, 2017

The CDITC in partnership with the Professional Private Investigators Association of Colorado will be hosting the CDITC 8 hour Forensic Interviewing Certification course. The focus of this course is to introduce and certify the participants in FTER – Forensic Testimonial Evidence Recovery concepts and techniques.  This course focused upon criminal defense investigation and builds upon the concepts of forensic investigative interviewing.  

The new location will be at the Arapahoe Regional Public Defender’s Office, 12350 E. Arapahoe Rd., Ste A, Centennial, CO 80112.


SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED


Committee for Public Counsel Services - Massachusetts Public Defender - Forensic Interviewing for the Criminal Defense Investigator 


November 9, 2017


This course is focused upon criminal defense investigation and builds upon the concepts of forensic interviewing. The venue will be announced. 


SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED

Florida Public Defender Association 
Winter Training 


November 30-December 1, 2017

Two Track Investigator Training 
Program Director/Lead Instructor Brandon A. Perron, CCDI

Track 1 - Component Method of Criminal Defense Investigation 
Track 2 - Homicide and Sex Crimes Investigation

Regency Pier Sixty Six
2301 SE 17th Street Causeway
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

Room Rate $129.00 – Reservation Deadline: November 6, 2017

Contact FPDA directly for further information. Click on link below to register. 


SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED


2016 PROGRAMS SUCCESSFULLY DELIVERED

May 12, 2016 - Florida Association of Licensed Private Investigators, 22st Annual Conference


The Hilton Airport Westshore, Tampa, Florida.  Pre-Conference 1 Day Training - Forensic Interviewing - The FTER Method - Certification Course - Instructor - Brandon A. Perron, CCDI.  Visit http://www.fali.org/?page=PRECONFERENCEEVENT

SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED

 

June 13-17 2016 - CDITC National Forensic Science Investigator Academy, Certification Course 


Forensic Disciplines - Using an Expert & Critiquing the Crime Scene, Firearms, Cartridges, & Gunpowder Examination, Bloodstain Detection, Interpretation, Analysis,Photography, Low Light, Inclement Weather, Latent Print Impression Evidence, Crime Scene Examination/Evidence Collection, Computer Forensics, Hutchinson Island/Jensen Beach, Florida - Instructors  - CDITC Cadre.

SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED

October 1, 2016 - IAPI Conference,


Indianapolis, IN at the Wyndham Indianapolis West, The Component Method of Criminal Defense Investigation and Investigative Interviewing 4 hours, presented by CDITC National Director Brandon A. Perron, CCDI, CFI-FTER.

SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED

NCAPI Fall Conference Nov 1-2, 2016 - Brandon Perron, CCDI - Topic - Due Process Investigation

The 2016 NCAPI FALL Conference will be held November 1-3, 2016 at the Hilton Durham. The cost for NCAPI members who register before October 15th is $50.00 and $100.00 after October 15th. A person must be a member as of August 31st to attend the conference for the $50.00 rate. Non-members are $100.00 before October 15th and $150 after October 15th.  www.ncapi.com

 

SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED


FPDA - Florida Public Defender Association, TRIAL WITH STYLE WINTER TRAINING 


Investigator Track consists of Two Days - Criminal Defense Investigation - The Component Method presented by CDITC National Director Brandon Perron, CCDI, on December 1-2, 2016 at the Naples Beach Hotel & Golf Club, 851 Gulf Shore Blvd. North, Naples, FL 34102  www.flpda.org

 

SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED



2015 PROGRAMS SUCCESSFULLY DELIVERED

 

Feb 12-13 - Miami Public Defender, 11th Judicial Circuit, State of Florida, Miami, Florida.  2 day Component Method Criminal Defense Investigation Certification Course - Instructor Brandon A. Perron, CCDI. - Successfully Completed.

 

March 19-20 - Arkansas State Public Defender, Little Rock, Arkansas.  2 day Component Method Criminal Defense Investigation Certification Course - Instructors Brandon A. Perron, CCDI and Brad Perron, CCDI, CFSI. - Successfully Completed.

 

May 7-9 - Florida Association of Licensed Private Investigators, 21st Annual Conference, The Hilton Cocoa Beach Ocean Front, Florida.  Criminal Defense Investigation - Instructor - Brandon A. Perron, CCDI.  Visit http://www.fali.org

   
   
   
 - Successfully Completed.

 

May 14 - Case In Point, Inc, Indigent Defense Staff Training, Londonderry, NH.  Due Process and Investigation - Instructor - Brandon A. Perron, CCDI.  Visit www.cipnow.com. - Successfully Completed.

 

June 15-19 - CDITC National Criminal Defense Investigation Academy, Certification Course - Criminal Defense Investigation: The Component Method, Crime Scene & Bloodstain Detection/Interpretation, Computer Forensics, Use of Force, and Capital Case Mitigation, Hutchinson Island/Jensen Beach, Florida - Instructors  - CDITC Cadre. - Successfully Completed.

 

June 18 - South Dakota Public Defender and South Dakota Bar Association, 1/2 Day Homicide Investigation and 1/2 Day Sex Crimes Investigation, Rapid City, SD - Instructor - Brandon A. Perron, CCDI. - Successfully Completed.

 

July 8 - Federal Public Defender, CLE Training - Interviewing & Statements, Montgomery, AL - Instructor Brad Perron, CCDI, CFSI. - Successfully Completed.

 

July 30-31 - Florida Public Defender Investigator Association, Summer Training Conference, Bonita Springs, Florida.  2 day Component Method Criminal Defense Investigation Certification Course - Instructor Brandon A. Perron, CCDI. - Successfully Completed.

 

August 15-16 - California Association of Licensed Investigators, ELITE Training Program,, Campbell, CA.  2 Day Component Method Criminal Defense Investigation Certification Course - Instructor Brandon A. Perron, CCDI. - Successfully Completed.

 

 

Midwest Component Method Criminal Defense Investigation Training - INSpi Indiana Society of Professional Investigators ( May 2017)

2016 CDITC CRIMINAL DEFENSE
INVESTIGATOR ACADEMY

CCDI Certification Program

West Coast Academy
California

2016 Curriculum and Training Schedule


Date and Location to be Determined and Announced

40 - Hour Training Academy Program

 
The program of instruction utilizes the text Uncovering Reasonable Doubt: The Component Method – A Comprehensive Guide for the Criminal Defense Investigator As a reference guide.  The six primary components of investigative procedure will be discussed as a fundamental strategy and formula for conducting a comprehensive criminal defense investigation from a forensic perspective.  Again, the instruction is focused upon a strategic approach designed to gain optimal results.
 
- Attorney-Client Privilege - Work-Product - Agents of Counsel
- The Law - Four Categories of Defense - developing defense theories 
- Criminal Rules of Procedure and Rules of Evidence

The Component Method
-  1 - Forensic Case Review & Analysis
-  2 - Defendant Interview - Reconstruction & Visual Imagery
-  3 - Crime Scene Inspection - Diagrams & Photography
-  4 - Impeachment Background Investigations
-  5 - Witness Interviews & Statements
-  6 - Report Writing - Work-Product Documentation

- Case, Lead, Fact, and Evidence Management
- Capital Case Mitigation
Participants are instructed in the discipline of criminal defense investigation, major crimes case management, and mitigation for capital crimes.

Upon completion, participants will understand the role of the due process investigators, the concept of reasonable doubt and understand what is necessary to manage and conduct a comprehensive criminal defense investigation and develop a sound defense theory.
 
* Satisfies the Academic Requirements for CDITC Board Certification.  Submit your CCDI application in advance and you can be awarded the designation during the Academy!
 
 Location/Venue:  TBA - the tentative schedule is to host the 2016 Academy in August in California in concert with the California Association of Licensed Private Investigators.

FORENSIC INVESTIGATION SERIES

 Take all of our day programs and be on your way to earn a Certified Forensic Science Investigator (CFSI) designation!

 

Note:  Completion of the six Forensic Science Investigation Programs will qualify participants to sit for the CDITC Certified Forensic Science Investigator (CFSI) examination.  The examination consists of 100 written questions.    The Fee to Take the test is $ 100.00.  Upon successful completion applicants must complete the CFSI application and submit with the appropriate fees.

 

GENERAL CRIME SCENE

 

FORENSIC PHOTOGRAPHY

 

BLOOD DETECTION/BLOOD SPATTER ANALYSIS

 

COMPUTER FORENSICS & DATA RECOVERY

 

FORENSIC FIREAREMS EXAMINATION

 

LATENT PRINTS AND IMPRESSIONS

 

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