Forensic Training Unlimited

From Student to Forensic Professional

Your "LIKE" is Making You Sound Unprofessional--How to Cut it Out

Want To Sound More Professional? CUT THE LIKES OUT! I was listening to a podcast a few days ago. I really like podcasts...so many things to learn from so many different people, people with different insights and opinions. Yes, I like podcasts. So it was by chance I stumbled upon a podcast by...

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Ask A Forensic Expert Series: Why You Should Listen and Sign Up

By now you should know how much value I place upon getting yourself set up with a mentor, someone who can guide you and give you encouragement as you navigate your way toward your forensic career. I also know how HARD it is for you to take the first step in getting your questions answered and...

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Why You Should Treat Your LinkedIn Profile with Respect

What does your LinkedIn profile say about you? I love connecting with others, and yes, I answer EVERY request with a personal note from me (you should be doing this--it's a great way to make you stand out from the crowd--that's another blog entry for a later time). Now, I'm very particular when...

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Hands-On Training.: It's SO Worth It

Last week I was away at a training event and didn't get a chance to write the weekly blog entry; my apologies. This week I wanted to showcase the importance of hands-on training, not just for your career, but for your interpersonal skills. See, being part of a team makes you a very important...

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Forensic Training: A Student's Perspective

The distinct impact Forensic Training Unlimited has had on the beginnings of my forensics career. Michelle (Shelly) McKeever, Forensic Science Student--Guest Blogger I’m sure many people can find this relatable; trying to find solid direction in a desired career can be daunting, especially when...

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Why You Need to Look Beyond CSI

It's challenging to get a forensic related job. These days, the challenge stems from not enough job openings available to you (entry level) to not being qualified for a forensic job (not enough training). I have some students who have simply given up on their quest to start a forensic career...

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The Cost of Training. I can't afford it!

The cost of training. I can't afford it. This month The Forensic Science Academy is offering two training modules--Death Investigations and Advanced Crime Scene Investigations--each training module is $295/person. Now, I don't think the price is unrealistic compared to other training options...

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Does it Take 'Smarts" to Be In Forensics?

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What Can I do Professionally with a Forensic Science Degree?

What Can You Do Professionally with a Forensic Science Degree? There are SO many avenues you can find yourself traveling with a Forensic Science degree. Although the traditional pathways include crime scene investigator and some Criminalistic disciplines, such as toxicology, serology (which...

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What is the Career Outlook for Forensic Students?

Forensic science is still popular today as a career choice for students. I don’t see the popularity significantly decreasing anytime soon. However, being able to gain employment after graduation is another story. Many students simply don’t plan for a career in forensic science. Instead,...

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