Introduction to Private Investigation

This course is designed to give an overview of the private investigation industry. You will come away with a solid, basic understanding of career and business opportunities in this growing field, as well as the various skills required of a private investigator.
Globe & Mail newspaper article on the Private Investigation Certificate:  Want to dig up dirt?

Additional Information

Online: Ongoing registration, 4 months to complete course from start date.
Textbook available at Bow Valley College bookstore, used for all Private Investigation courses: The Everything Private Investigation Book: Master the Techniques of the Pros to Examine Evidence, Trace Down People, and Discover the Truth (Everything Series). ISBN 9781598695359
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For more information, or to get your certificate once you have successfully completed all six required courses, contact Ileana 403-410-1499
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This course will start the Monday following the completion of your registration. To start on a different date please call 403-410-1400.