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Welcome to the Academy of Investigational Services and Training, we offer investigative background
research services and technical training in the science of forensic identification.    

In response to increased demand for forensic technical training in fingerprint classification, the Academy of
Investigational Services and Training established the online fingerprint web page, started as a pilot project
in spring 2003.  To provide fingerprint classification students with a high-quality fingerprint educational
course with convenient distance learning opportunities, not offered by  conventional schools and police

AIST has fulfilled one of its principal missions to provide adult learners with access to a high-quality
distance learning educational fingerprint course.  Today, more men and women worldwide are pursuing
their education and career goals through distance learning.  Our course is flexible, and convenient, is fully
distributed via distance learning so that you are not bound by time or location.

Our distance learning fingerprint certificate program is taught by graduated administration of justice college
degree professionals who are certified fingerprint classifiers / specialists.  You’re sure to acquire the most
current knowledge and skills.  That’s an important benefit when it comes to fingerprint technology, where the
information is constantly evolving.  

We believe that AIST's distance learning program offerings surpass those of any other fingerprint course in
the world.  We encourage and invite you to explore and examine our web site to learn more about our
fingerprint certification course.  If you have any questions, click on Frequently Asked Questions or Course
Description.  We are constantly seeking ways to improve and expand our course information.