Bow Valley College

Private Investigation Certificate

Program Information

School:Bow Valley College
Faculty:Continuing Education (non-credit)
Degree:Certificate; Online
Field of Study:Securities Services Administration/Management
Description:Get ready to enter the intriguing world of private investigation. Topics include investigative techniques, information sources, aids to investigation, surveillance methods, interviewing, documentation, and business opportunities in the field.
An approved training program under the Security Services and Investigators Act and Policy of Alberta. Graduates can attach a copy of their Certificate to their application for a Private Investigator licence instead of writing the provincial exam in Alberta.

Required courses:
Introduction to Private Investigation (30 Hours)
Interviewing Skills for Private Investigators (10 Hours)
Special Investigations (10 Hours)
Starting a Private Investigation Business (10 Hours)
Surveillance Techniques (10 Hours)
Report Writing for Investigators (10 Hours)
URL:Private Investigation Certificate at Bow Valley College
Length:80 Hour(s)
Careers:Private Investigators
Modified on September 10, 2014