2017 Skeletal Recovery Workshop
Presented by Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner
The Skeletal Recovery Workshop is a 40-hour course including detailed lectures and hands-on field exercises. Students will perform a full mock grave excavation. This workshop is designed to teach students how to search for clandestine graves and scattered remains, perform grave excavations, collect evidence, and much more. The workshop caters to students from all levels of experience, such as coroner investigators, detectives, criminalists, crime scene investigators, pathologists, anthropologists, etc. Other topics include forensic entomology, human decomposition, mass fatalities, coroner-related law, and bones used in rituals.
For more information, please contact:
Brian Kim, MPA, D-ABMDI
Nani Cholakians, D-ABMDI
*Class is limited to 30 students only per workshop
California POST Information:
POST-Approved Plan IV
40 Hours (POST and ABMDI) $550.00 Tuition Fee
Monday — Friday
09/11/2017 — 09/15/2017
Holiday Inn Burbank-Media Center
L.A. Co. Medical Examiner-Coroner’s Office
Mock Grave Excavation: Tujunga
*Transportation to sites provided!