Forensic Video Analysis – FVA 101 (5 Day)


Introduction to Forensic Video Analysis is 5 day course that provides a comprehensive approach to your casework for both digital and analog video evidence with a primary focus on our stream-lined workflows and digital media processing. It is intended for anyone who is new to the field of FVA or persons who have not been formally trained using these tools.



An introduction to Forensic Video Analysis – dTective/ClearID/Omnivore/Avid/-iNPUT-ACE

Topics will include: workflow concepts, digital and analog video recover, capture & processing, image clarification, basic video editing and annotation, final output options, and media management & archiving.

The learning environment consists of lectures and hands-on exercises designed to allow the student to become familiar with video analysis and clarification while working with real cases.

Prerequisite: Students are expected to have an average skill level with computers such as: creating folders, saving files, navigating through the Windows environment, basic troubleshooting skills, installing software, etc. Basic computer skills are not taught in the Introduction to Forensic Video Analysis course.

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Certification: A certificate will be given to participants who complete this training and demonstrate a working knowledge of these techniques. Certificates are handed out on the end of the last day 4PM.

Class size: 14 students/14 Systems – 1 system per student

Travel Information

Ocean Systems – Burtonsville, MD

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Nearest Airport – Baltimore Washington International (BWI)

Hotel Information

Ocean Systems has negotiated a special corporate rate for our customers – $129 (plus taxes). This package includes breakfast and buffet style dinner (Mon.-Thurs).

Homewood Suites by Hilton Columbia/Laurel
7531 Montpelier Road
Laurel, Maryland 20723
Direct: 240-360-2725
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Ocean Systems has negotiated a special corporate rate for our customers – $131 (plus taxes). This package includes cooked to order breakfast.

Hilton Garden Inn Silver Spring North
2200 Broadbirch Drive
Silver Spring, Maryland 20904
Direct: 301-622-3333
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