The Private Investigator Course is conducted in 2 phases. The online phase is conducted in your own time at your own pace with 21 modules to complete. The practical phase is conducted in a classroom with qualified Private Investigators. On completion of these 21 modules, you will be awarded a Spearhead Private Investigation certificate.
Covert Hidden cameras
Body Worn Cameras
Mobile Phone Monitoring Methods
Recover deleted SMS and phone data
Landline Monitoring Methods
Password bypass and retrieval
Audio listening devices (Bugs)
The Law (RIPA 2000) an insight
Basic Surveillance techniques for video evidence gathering
Suppliers page for equipment and software purchases
Preliminary investigations research (OSINT)
Must be able to communicate clearly and have a baseline level of English and maths at level 1.
This qualification is approved for delivery to learners aged 18 and over.
Unit 1: Online Exam
Unit 2: Practical and reports