Investigate Fraudulent Documents
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College: College SA
Course: Short Courses Certificate in Investigation Fraudulent Document
School: Forensic Investigation Studies
Programme Type: Short Course Certificate
Partner Institute: Strategic Investigations and Seminars
Award Type: College SA Short Course Certificate
Award Issued by: College SA and Strategic Investigations and Seminars(SIS)
Accredited by: Not Applicable
SAQA ID: Not Applicable
NQF Level: Not Applicable
Course Duration: 12 months
Entrance Criteria:
  • Grade 12 (A Matric Certificate) OR

  • An NQF 4 Level Qualification AND

  • The ability to read and write in English AND

 

* Students must be age 16 or older. Recognition of Prior Learning: You can apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for any unit standards you may have already completed or for any work-based experience you may have that may exempt you from certain unit standards

 

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What do Investigate Fraudulent Document studies involve?

Investigation Fraudulent Documents addresses the concepts of marks and indentations as indicators of forged documents and is concerned with the identification of falsified documents.

  

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Why should I study the Short Course Certificate in Investigation - Fraudulent Documents?

This programme is for students who want to learn more about elementary concepts of handwriting, signatures and printing processes that underlie the examination of disputed documents for the purpose of forensic investigations and provide foundational knowledge of the probative value of forensic questioned document evidence that is collected, packaged and stored and admissible to a court of law as evidence towards serving justice.

 

What is an Institute Programme? Click here to read more

 

Course Structure

In order to complete the Short Course Certificate in Investigation - Fraudulent Documents Programme, students will have to complete the following subjects:

 

    • College SA Orientation Pack

    • Report Writing x 2 Modules

    • Concepts of Handwriting, Signatures and Printing processes x 2 Modules

    • Evidential Value of Forensic Questioned Documents x 2 Modules

    • Types of Examinations x 2 Modules

 

Click here to view a detailed list of programme outcomes.

 

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Is this Short Course Certificate in Investigation - Fraudulent Documents the right course for you?

Do this quick and easy questionnaire to find out if the Short Course Certificate in Investigation – Fraudulent Documents is the right field of study for you. Answer Yes or No.

 

    1. Are you interested in a career as a Fraudulent Document Investigator?

    2. Do you want to learn more about the concepts of handwriting and signatures?

    3. Do you want to learn more about printing processes?

    4. Do you want to learn more about the evidential value of fraudulent documents for purposes for use in the justice system?

    5. Do you want to learn more about how to examine fraudulent documents?

    6. Do you want to learn more about some types of examination methods?

    7. Is your report writing skills up to standard?

    8. Do you like to build puzzles?

    9. Are you motivated to study?

    10. Do you wish to register for a course that will give you skills to understand Fraudulent Document Investigations?

 

If you answered YES to more than five of these questions, then the Short Course Certificate in Investigation – Fraudulent Documents is the right course for you. We recommend that you register for this course right away!

 

Call the College on 0800 21 23 22 to take the next step.

 

If you did not answer YES to more than five of the questions, then perhaps you should consider one of our other courses or fill in the form at the bottom of this page and we will contact you. Alternatively, call the College on 0800 21 23 22 to speak to one of our friendly Student Registrars and they can help you determine which is the right course for you.

 

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Assessment and Award:

Students are required to complete Tactics of Winning and pass all the multiple choice assignments by achieving a mark of 50% for each assignment.

 

On completion of the Short Course Certificate in Investigation - Fraudulent Documents the student will receive a certificate of completion from College SA and Strategic Investigations and Seminars.

 

Click here to read more about Strategic Investigations and Seminars.

 

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Interested? Want to find out more?

If you would like to find out more about the Hobbyist Programme in Short Course Certificate in Investigations - Fraudulent documents, please click this link that will take you to a form page. Fill in this short form and one of our friendly Student Registrars will respond to your questions and provide you with all the information you need.


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Frequently Asked Questions

Where are the Classes?
College SA is a home study college. This means that you do not have to go to class. You study at home, on the train, at work, after hours, on your lunch break, or over weekends! This means that you save a lot of costs that classroom students have to pay. Things like travel costs and accommodation are expensive for classroom students. Obviously it is also safer to study in your own home. It also means that you can work while you study, so you can earn a salary and get your qualification at the same time.
Do I get study material from the College?
College SA includes all your books, course items and study material with your course. So unlike other colleges, we shall not give you a list of books to buy. Once you have paid, you are entitled to recieve all the study material you need from us. In some cases there might be recommended reading materials which the college does not provide. But this will only be materials that are not essentials to passing your course.
What is the cost of the study material?
Your study material is included in your course fees, so the college does not charge you for study material.