The Private Security Act 2001 (PSI Act) allows investigators to conduct….“any surveillance, enquiries, or investigations that are carried out for the purpose of:-
This means that an investigator will be involved quite naturally in the accumulation of information, intelligence and evidence, all of which is essential in the construction of an effective investigation.
As has been mentioned in the prelude to other courses that are available to students from Bluemoon College, the Security Industry Authority (SIA), see, within their role as a licensing authority to provide a number of benefits to society by the introduction of a licensing scheme for investigators. This is a forward thinking step and seeks to re-assure the public that investigators and investigation companies who are accredited by the SIA behave ethically, honestly and professionally in the cases that they investigate.
The SIA state that…….The proposed benefits of introducing licensing across the private investigation sector include:-
The aim of this course therefore, is to provide the students with the skills, knowledge and understanding of what constitutes evidence and how this should be recorded into a statement, that is suitable and admissible for court proceedings.
This course reflects the fact that education and learning has to be flexible, particularly given the restrictions of the pandemic. Therefore this course can be taken remotely, or can be adjusted slightly to be trained within a classroom environment over two days. The activities contained within the course material are also designed to be flexible and can be accessed remotely, so there is no loss of quality or material if the student is forced to take the course on a remote basis.
This course is now available online. You study at your own pace around your other commitments and costs £195. The course is assessed to have 16 guided learning hours. To enrol please add to basket and go to checkout. On completing your payment you will then automatically be granted access to the online learning portal and all the training materials.
Full course details can be found below.