Professional Private Investigator Training

Available courses

The IQ Level 3 Award for Professional Investigators is a qualification for individuals who work or would like to work as Professional Investigators.

It focuses on how to research information from various sources; gather information; and have an overview of surveillance operations, both overt and covert;

Gathering information in support of an investigation; planning and reporting investigations. This includes identifying the objectives of the investigation; dealing with conflicts of interest; and how to report and present the findings on the investigation.

The qualification also deals with maintaining the security and confidentiality of all information during the investigation. Throughout, there is also the requirement of knowing and complying with the laws and regulations relevant to carrying out investigations. This qualification is based on the SIA Specification for Learning and Qualifications for Private Investigators.

Class Room
Distance / E-learn

Fraud is, perhaps, the fastest growing type of crime and Police forces are unable to devote the large number of investigation hours required.

Investigators in the private sector are employed to gather evidence, which can then be presented to their client and the relevant authority.

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Serving legal documents is a profitable life enhancing skill. You assist the Civil Legal Sector by acting as an agent of the court - ensuring dates and directives are brought speedily and efficiently to the public's attention.

Typically, you work for solicitors and commercial enterprises, don't be surprised however, if you receive instructions from local councils, government departments and occasionally from foreign courts.

If you send or receive instructions to serve documents to / from another agency, a (pre agreed) "Inter agency" rate applies that is less than your usual commercial rate.

The types of documents you will be asked to serve range from letters which can be posted through the letterbox of a property, displaying an application for a change of planning up to complicated legal proceedings that need to be personally served.

Find advice and templates to complete your statements and certificates of service such as: Order to Attend court for questioning / Suspended committal orders, Claim Forms, Statutory Demands on businesses, companies and individuals. Bankruptcy and Winding up Petitions as well as Family and Children Act serves.

Sample letters of instructions and sample reports and invoices will assist you in reporting in an accurate and timely fashion.

Further Details:

We are running a process server training day (The first day of a 5 day course) on: Monday, 11th June 2018, in Leeds – this training is offered directly (Not via the A.B.I.) - learners and delegates deal with us directly – the Monday event is definitely going to run and costs: £200.00 + VAT = £240.00 (You get 5 years access to the e-learn process serving material, for instance, to explain the cost differential).

Or why not take the plunge and do the 5 day course?

Ok, hope to see you at one of the events!