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Forensic Nurse Examiner Witness Testimony and CV Workshop XFSC 7851

Forensics Microcredentials Part-time Studies Course

Course details

​This course is intended for registered nurses who have taken the Forensic Nurse Examiner training and who are new or returning to their roles as Forensic Nurse Examiners. Students will gain the knowledge required to effectively consider and critically analyze legal requirements that affect the care of patients following intimate partner or sexual violence and to provide objective, accurate, evidence-based testimony in judicial proceedings. Upon successful completion of this course, students will earn a digital badge titled “FNE Witness Testimony Skills”.


  • FSCT 7840 or by permission of the forensics department.





Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below is one offering of XFSC 7851 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 90078


Mon Jan 09 - Fri Jan 20 (2 weeks)

  • 2 weeks
  • CRN 90078
  • $205.36
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 09 - Jan 20 N/A N/A Online
Jan 17 Tue 18:00 - 21:00 Online

Aimee Falkenberg

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.



Important information
  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. This 0.5 credit course is ONLINE. There will be a 3 hour livestream session on Tues.Jan 17th, 2023, 1800-2100 (6:00pm – 9:00pm PST). Attendance for the live session is mandatory. Please contact the Program Assistants for departmental approval to register (including your BCIT student A0#) at

Sneak Preview

This section is only available for registration starting Wed October 26, 2022 at 9:00 am (PDT)

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Carry out the responsibilities of the forensic nurse examiner/SANE in judicial proceedings.
  • Create a CV in preparation for the judicial process that will demonstrate credibility as an expert witness.
  • Explain the differences between fact and expert witness in judicial proceedings .

Effective as of Winter 2022

Related Programs

Forensic Nurse Examiner Witness Testimony and CV Workshop (XFSC 7851) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Computing and Academic Studies

  1. Advanced Forensic Nurse Examiner
    Microcredential Part-time


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