What does this “Professional Investigator Advanced Course” get me?
We start your training with by giving you access to our online learning portal. You will start to learn the theory of becoming a professional investigator straight away. You will then join us for a 4 day intensive practical course in our training rooms in Paddington, London. We will give you all the skill sets you will need to be a working PI. After the course you will build up your experience level by dealing with different cases and investigations. No course can give you all the experience you need in a classroom in four days. Therefore, we give you ongoing support in the form of a 12 month telephone and email support package.
In the course we cover the content of all our courses and much more, including:-
Setting up your business – company or sole trader?
Marketing plan and budgeting tools
Open source research methods (OSINT)
Electronic surveillance and debugging
General investigative techniques
Pre-sue reports and asset searches
Locus and statement taking
GPS trackers, use and deployment
Covert cameras and technical surveillance
The practical legalities you must be aware of as a PI
Level 3 Professional Investigators Award
All the knowledge for the Professional Investigator Advanced Course is detailed in our training manual. You get a copy of this during the course. It will be the foundation for the knowledge you will start to build throughout your PI career.
One of the most important aspects of this course is how to turn enquiries into paying money. Your course tutor may take active calls from prospective or existing clients. You will begin to learn one of the most difficult aspects of running a PI agency. This will help you gain valuable experience in understanding how to turn enquiries into fees.
Course materials and qualifications
Included in the course fee you will also receive:-
- Pearson Level 3 Professional Investigators Award (worth £349)
- Affidavit and certificates templates (£150)
- Process Servers Guide (£47)
- Covert Photography & Images Book (£24)
- Complete Private Investigator Operations Manual (£500)
- 12 months unlimited telephone and email support (£2,500+)
- Process Serving Masterclass (£399)
- GPS Trackers Workshop (£299)
- Business & Marketing for Professional Investigators (£249)
Where, when and how much?
The Professional Investigator Advanced Course is open for enrolment now. Start your training with our online courses. The four days practical sessions run from our training rooms in Paddington, central London. The total cost of this course is £1,295. The date for the next course is 26th to 29th October 2021.
25th to 28th Jan
5th to 8th Apr
23rd to 26th Aug
22nd to 25th Nov
How to Book
If you have any questions about this course or wish to book a place on it, please either call us on 0203 006 2689 or email us on [email protected] or, alternatively, fill out the form below and we will get back to you as we can (usually within 24 hours). To gain instant access to the online course programmes you are required to pay the equivalent amount of those courses.
Setting up your agency
Company v sole trader
Your contact details
The training manual
Basic surveillance training class
Preparation for Level 3 Investigators Award
Process Serving I
Terms and conditions of business
Statement taking and locus reports
Basic foot surveillance
Covert camera equipment
Process Serving II
Affidavits and Statements
Assessment for Level 3 Investigators Award
GPS Tracker deployment
Foot surveillance exercise
Marketing your business
Invoicing, credit terms and account management
Anti surveillance theory
Counter surveillance theory
Public transport surveillance theory