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Field Notes Training – Successful Investigator Series (4 hours)

Course Description

An essential component of private investigation is being able to accurately document occurrences to maintain credible field notes. Well-written field notes can help a Private Investigator glean crucial evidence from ordinary situations. At NITA, we offer a variety of professional development courses that can help you advance your Private Investigation career. Field Notes Training is one of the most popular options.

Field Notes Training is a professional development training course that discusses how to efficiently write field notes and reports as an investigative professional. The training will teach the importance of observation and memory skills and the proper procedures when working at an investigation.

Course Outline

Students who are interested in the Field Notes Training course are able to enroll in the class at any time of day or night. The online option is popular for Private Investigators and allows students to work at their own pace. Students who enroll in the Field Notes Training Course can expect their coursework to follow this outline:

* Significance of Training and Introduction
* Field Notes
* Report Writing
* Observation Skills
* Memory Skills
* Interviewing Techniques
* Summary

Although students are allowed to work at their own pace, they should expect to spend at least four hours completing course content and reviewing the materials. The curriculum that is presented during this course is essential to understanding how to properly write field notes and reports.

Course Outcome

Upon completion of the Filed Notes Training Course, current private investigators will come away feeling more confident than ever in their professional skills. Investigative professionals will have the ability to learn at their own pace and complete dynamic professional development training to further enhance their investigative careers. All courses include an end of course examination. Students must pass the exam to receive credit for the training.

Course Completion

All courses include an end of course examination. Students must pass the exam to receive credit for the training. Certificates will be available online immediately for all students.

Education Assistance

Private Investigators who are interested in continuing their education and learning more about their profession should contact a reputable training school to review their options. School administrators at NITA are available to assist all students during normal business hours: Monday-Friday from 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM EST. Students may call 800-730-6482 or email at

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The National Investigative Training Academy offers top pre-licensing, professional development training and continuing education courses for Private Investigators. Students who enroll in online courses through NITA enjoy benefits such as easy access, personally paced courses, and training from successful professionals in the field. All of the courses offered at NITA are state-approved to ensure ample benefits to Private Investigators who want to advance their careers. Register for your next Private Investigation course today to enjoy a flexible, rewarding, and empowering career path!

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