Course Length: 23 hours

Prerequisite: Be a minimum of 18 years old and a United States Citizen or legal resident alien of the United States.

Topics covered: Virginia Law and Regulations, Ethics, Evidence and Privacy Requirements, Surveillance, Research and Interviewing. Report Preparations; Audio Recording, Photography and Courtroom Testimony. Types of Investigations: Accident; Background; Domestic; Undercover; Fraud; Missing Persons and Property; and Criminal.