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How To Become a Private Investigator in Florida

How To Become a Private Investigator in Florida

How To Become a Private Investigator in Florida

If you’re reading this, there is a strong possibility that you or someone you know has an interest in the field of private investigations… and for good reason! The field of Private Investigations is versatile and growing.


There are many exciting work opportunities within a variety of dynamic environments that are both challenging and rewarding. Whether you’re seeking to specialize in digital investigations, family matters, background investigations, surveillance, business disputes or insurance fraud investigations, the opportunities for employment are endless


In Florida, all Private Investigators working in the state must be licensed. The Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Licensing, licenses and regulates the PI industry in Florida. The Florida Investigator “CC” Intern Course (40 hours) is an online course that 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 course is offered online and available for immediate enrollment.


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.”


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:


  • National Investigative Training Academy, Inc. (NITA) courses are online and available for immediate enrollment. Click here to enroll now.
  • NITA has been awarded an annual license from the Florida Department of Education. NITA’s Annual License # is 4875. Click here to view.
  • NITA is an approved provider of Private Investigator training in the state of Florida. Click here to view the list of approved schools.
  • All material is provided in an online, instructor supported environment. Click here to read testimonials from our students.


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