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Private Investigator Training

Corporations and individuals often call upon private investigators to help them conduct research and perform a variety of undercover duties to produce an outcome that is beneficial to all.

Stratford's Private Investigator course was built to provide students with fundamental instruction on critical areas of concentration such as problem solving, interviewing skills, research, stakeouts, surveillance and more.

If you've ever wanted to learn more about how to become a private investigator, this home study course is an excellent place to start. With the ability to study at home on your own time, learning more about a career as a private investigator has never been more convenient.

According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the median annual salary for a Private Investigator is $45,610. The number of jobs in this career field is projected to increase by 5% through 2024.*
Introduction to Investigation and Law Enforcement
• History of Law Enforcement
• The Criminal Justice System
• Types of Evidence and Their Usefulness
• Interviewing Techniques
• Principles of Interrogation

Introduction to Conducting Private Investigations
• The Ethics of Being a Private Investigator
• How to Conduct Research, Interviews, and Surveillance
• How to Manage the Products of an Investigation
• The Law of Public and Private Investigations
• Accident Investigations
• Background Investigations
• Criminal Investigations
• Domestic Investigations
• Fraud and Financial Investigations
• Insurance Investigations
• Missing Persons Investigations
• Undercover Investigations

Investigator and Fraud Fighter Guidebook Volume 1
• The Successful Investigator
• Case Initiation
• Conducting Thorough Investigations
• Expanding Investigative Efforts
• Fraud, Waste, Abuse, and Systemic Weaknesses
• Summary Reports

Investigator and Fraud Fighter Guidebook Volume 2
• The Investigator’s Toolbox: Resources, Tools, and Techniques
• Interviewing
• Case Planning
• Large-Scale Investigations
• Making Presentations
• Providing Testimony
• Closing the Case
• Personal and Professional Growth

This educational program is an introductory course designed to help students gain knowledge necessary for the vocational application of this subject. Completion of this program does not fulfill the legal requirements of particular state licenses or certifications, which may require additional training or apprenticeships.

We take great pride in providing you with the most up-to-date textbooks and equipment. One or more of the above-mentioned subjects may, therefore, change if updating becomes necessary during the course of your studies. The order in which the course material is presented may vary.

*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition
Private Investigator Course

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