The Forensic Science Training Program has been approved by the Bureau of Private and Post-Secondary Education.

We are an approved training site for Veterans! 

​​​​​​​​Students get hands-on educational training from forensic experts currently working in the field.


About Forensic Science Academy


at The Vollmer Institute


Southern California 

Start Training For Your Forensic Career Today 


Hands-On Training

Forensic Expert Instructors

Affordable Courses

Convenient Weekend Classes

Online Course Options

Job-Readiness/Job-Search Workshops

An Education provided by The Forensic Science Academy Opens Up Many New & Exciting Career Options ...

I took Fingerprint I and I absolutely LOVED IT! The teachers and Terri and everyone at the school, my classmates, everyone was fantastic. Nice, helpful and encouraging. Positive attitude. I could go on and on. I can't wait to continue classes!

D. Sexton, Class 2018

The Forensic Science Academy has been an absolute honor attending. Great student and learning environment. Instructors were fun, personable, and knowledgeable in their field. An excellent way to connect and network with professionals.

D. Johnson Class 2019

Your training at the Academy of Forensic Science will give you the competitive edge employers are looking for when they hire. 

Our graduates have gone on to become crime scene investigators, private investigators, forensic pathologists,

and death investigators.  Our courses are also designed to supplement prior training in forensic nursing, arson investigation, law enforcement, and forensic toxicology. 

The Forensic Science Academy program has been recognized as the premier training program completely dedicated to students who are launching their forensic career.​  

Forensic Science Academy offers specialized training modules in basic and advanced crime scene investigation, forensic photography, fingerprint identification/classification, and death investigations.

Instruction is offered in the form of weekend workshops, online courses, webinars, or a combination.  

You choose the format that works best for your schedule and your own individual lifestyle.