Becoming a Private Investigator in the state of Florida can be a very rewarding experience. In order to obtain your Florida “CC” Intern Private Investigator license, the first step is to complete a 40-hour pre-licensing training course. This course must be through an approved training provider from the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Licensing. Upon completion of the 40-hour training, you’ll have the necessary training requirements in order to apply for the Florida “CC” Intern Private Investigator license.
If you’re interested in becoming a Private Investigator in the state of Florida, consider your training options and ensure that you’re receiving state-approved training to enhance your career.
The National Investigative Training Academy, Inc. (NITA) is an approved provider of investigative training in the state of Florida. NITA’s online program delivers a comprehensive investigative curriculum that provides a flexible and convenient way to pursue licensure in the state of Florida and obtain the necessary pre-licensing training. Our curriculum has been approved by the Department of Education (DOE), Commission of Independent Education and NITA is an approved training school on the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Licensing’s website. (School # 4875).
NITA’s course was written by Steve Cassell, President & Chief Academic Officer of the National Investigative Training Academy, Inc. Steve has more than 25 years of experience within the investigative industry and is a published author and nationally recognized speaker on Private Investigator topics. The Florida Investigator “CC” Intern Course (40 hours) provides the necessary training required in order to apply for the Florida “CC” Intern Investigator license.
All private investigators working in Florida must be licensed. The Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Licensing, licenses and regulates the PI industry in Florida in accordance with Florida Statute 493. NITA’s Florida Investigator “CC” Intern Course meets the state of Florida’s Division of Licensing requirements in accordance with F.S. 493 to obtain a Private Investigator “CC” Intern License. This pre-licensing course is offered online and available for immediate enrollment. Topics include F.S. 493, professional ethics, legal issues, surveillance, report writing, background investigations, courtroom procedures, and investigator traits.
From the Division of Licensing: “When applying for a Class “CC” Private Investigator Intern license, the applicant must submit proof of successful completion of a minimum of 40 hours of professional training pertaining to general investigative techniques and Chapter 493, Florida Statutes, offered by a state university or by a school, community college, college, or university under the purview of the Department of Education.”
Yes!! NITA’s online program delivers a comprehensive investigative curriculum that provides a flexible and convenient way for working adults to achieve their investigative career goals. We pride ourselves on maintaining 100% student satisfaction. Here is what sets NITA apart:
Pursuing personal and professional goals can be a daunting task, especially if you’re balancing family and work obligations simultaneously. To make the process a bit easier, we’ve included some helpful links:
From the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Licensing:
You may also find our blog “How To Become a PI in Florida” helpful as you explore the next steps in your investigative career.
Before you can become a Private Investigator in Florida, you must enroll in the Private Investigator CC Course for the 40-hour curriculum training. It’s a pre-licensing course that Prepares you for the exciting career as a PI in Florida. In order to apply for the Florida “CC” Intern Investigator license, potential applicants will also need a sponsor, an Investigator with a Florida “C” license. To see the requirements for the CC Intern Course and answers to other Frequently Asked Questions, click here.
Students who complete the Florida Investigator CC Course go on to pursue their careers with some of the most notable Private Investigator firms. NITA’s training provides the foundation for your successful Investigative career. Don’t just take our word for it, read testimonials from our Florida Graduates! “Excellent course material, great customer support, and a well put together website make NITA a great pick for getting your CC license completion.”
NITA also provides pre-licensing, continuing education, and professional development courses in our online training platform. All of the courses we offer are State and Board approved. Enrollment for any course is available 24/7. Learn more by calling 1-800-730-NITA (6482) or by exploring our course offerings today.
A flexible, rewarding, empowering career path to become a licensed private investigator or security professional is yours for the taking.