Forensic Science Academy / Annual Retraining Seminar
Virginia Beach, Virginia / August 28 – 30, 2019
now open for the VFSAAA / Annual Retraining Seminar. The seminar will be held at Wyndham Virginia Beach Oceanfront,
5700 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach, VA 23451.
HOTEL INFORMATION IS LISTED
WYNDHAM CUT OFF DATE FOR ROOM RESERVATIONS IS August 9, 2019.
program is designed to keep Virginia Forensic Science Academy graduates abreast of changes in the expanding field of forensic
science. In addition to providing updates concerning laboratory topics, case studies addressing situations encountered at
actual crime scenes will be presented as well as a legal update. There will be a Manufacturer/Retailer Exhibit, sponsored
by the Alumni Association that will allow graduates to see some of the newest developments in crime scene search equipment.
interested in sharing their knowledge of new methods, techniques or resources they have found particularly useful or any experience
and knowledge gained by a particular case, please contact Jeff Dwyer at 804-588-4144. Suggestions for presenters from outside
our group ae also welcome.
SOCIAL (August 29, 2019): Social
tickets will be $15.00 each and sold on a “first come, first serve” basis beginning Wednesday, August 28th.
If you plan on attending the Social, please purchase your tickets as soon as possible, only 125 tickets will be supplied.
Registration will be on-line and information will be posted under Course Resources
as it becomes available. Once you have registered, please continue to refer back to the website for updated information.
Please go to the following website address to register, http://www.dfs.virginia.gov/training/forensic-training/, and select
the VFSA Annual Retraining tab.
The event password for this event is →
PLEASE CONTACT FHATIMA SHANDS FOR THE PASSWORD
will be open until August 19, 2019, at 5:00 PM.
Please remember, that you
must have a valid email address to complete your application and follow the instructions to create a profile. In the
field for “Middle Initial”, input a hyphen (-) if you do not have one since it is a required field. If you
have already created a profile, you need only to log-in after entering the Event Password above. Please be patient as
we work through the scheduling for the seminar. As always, you will be updated via email of any pertinent information; otherwise,
information will be posted under “Course Resources” as it becomes available. If you have any questions or
problems submitting an application, please feel free to contact me. (Fhatima Shands firstname.lastname@example.org)