Court Expert and Testimony

Course detail

Program area: Investigative techniques

Course code: CET

Course registration details
Session(s) Location Start date End date
20-01  Full Ottawa 2020-03-24 2020-04-02
Cost – Canadian Police
Tuition Accommodation Full Meals Total
$ 2,950.00 $ 950.00 $ 701.20 $ 4,601.20
Cost – Other eligible registrants (Canadian and International)
Tuition Accommodation Full Meals Total
$ 4,225.00 $ 950.00 $ 701.20 $ 5,876.20


  • Accommodations include arrival of student the night before course start date.
  • Cost includes weekend stays for the duration of the course and is based on the Single room with a shared bathroom priced at $ 95.00/night.
  • Travel grant funding may be available (for non-federal police agencies only)


Recent court cases have shown the need for police expert witnesses to be as prepared as possible when they testify. In this course, participants will:

* This course replaces the 2018 Expert Witness – Investigative Techniques Course (EXPWIT)

Format and delivery

Length of course: 8 days

Class size: maximum 16 students

Delivery setting: in classroom

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

The course includes a mock trial to allow participants to apply the knowledge and skills acquired during the course.

Eligibility and mandatory requirements

Mandatory requirements:

This course is open to:



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