To participate in this course, participants need to meet the following criteria.
- Has completed a nationally or state recognized forensic interview training.
- Conducts forensic interviews of children on a regular basis as a primary job duty.
- Has more than three years’ experience in Forensic Interviewing.
- Can complete the necessary coursework in the given time frames.
- Primary spoken language is English.
- Has access to computer with a web cam, microphone, and access to the internet (for mock interviews and consultations).
- Can obtain written permission from a supervisor to participate in this training.
Individuals interested in participating in the Building Forensic Interviewing Skills Online Training must apply by the session deadline. All applications will be reviewed by a panel of experienced Forensic Interviewers to determine if the applicant meets specific criteria for participation.
This project is supported by a grant awarded by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice. Points of view or opinions in this document are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the U.S. Department of Justice.