Begin your career here! You will find each States entrance requirements and essential detail to work as a qualified Private Investigator.
Certificate III in Investigative Services
The Certificate III in Investigative Services offers the skills and knowledge required to plan and conduct investigations, co-
Completion of this course will give you the minimum requirement to obtain a licence in your state within Australia.
Once you have your licence you can continue your investigator training whilst you are looking for a job. Before even thinking of enrolling in Certificate III in Investigative Services read through the job description and personnel requirements to ensure it’s something that you really want to pursue and are capable of doing the tasks of a Private Investigator.
Have a look at the links for your state and see what personal requirements you need have before your try and enrol in the course.
Requirements can vary slightly from state to state.
Private Investigator Training Course
Course code: CPP30607
BSBFLM303C Contribute to effective workplace relationships
BSBWOR301A Organize personal work priorities and development
CPPSEC3001A Maintain workplace safety in the security industry
CPPSEC3009A Prepare and present evidence in court
CPPSEC3012A Store and protect information
CPPSEC3026A Work effectively in investigative services
CPPSEC3027A Develop investigative plan
CPPSEC3028A Compile investigative report
CPPSEC3029A Provide quality investigative services to clients
CPPSEC3030A Conduct surveillance
CPPSEC3031A Organize and operate a surveillance vehicle
CPPSEC3032A Gather information by factual investigation
CPPSEC3033A Conduct interviews and take statements
CPPSEC3034A Operate information gathering equipment
FNSMERCA304B Locate subjects
Subjects and prerequisites can vary between institutions, you should contact your chosen institution for further information.
Whilst attending the course Certificate III in Investigative Services this would be a good time to start obtaining the equipment required to perform your duties as a Private Investigator.
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