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Criminal Defense Investigations-Guidelines and Expectations

4-Hour Course


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Learn how to investigate a criminal defense case. Training includes how to read a police report, work with attorneys, handle sensitive material, and interview for the criminal defense case. State Approved Continuing Education training for your professional career.

Enroll today to enhance your investigative skills. NITA’s training is written by experts with decades of industry experience and knowledge. Our training is offered 100% online and 100% on-demand.

Study on your own time and your schedule.


State and Board approved training in Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas.

Course Outline
  1. NITA Course Introduction
  2. Job Expectations
  3. How to work with Attorneys and Law Enforcement
  4. Interviewing for a Criminal Defense Case
  5. Understanding Police Report
  6. How to work the Case and Typical Clients
  7. Sensitive Cases and Materials

Course Description

Criminal Defense Investigations-Guidelines and Expectations is a continuing education training course that outlines the details of working a criminal defense case and how this differs from a standard investigation.  This course will outline the criminal defense investigator's job expectations, how to work a criminal defense case, how to work with attorneys and law enforcement, how to interview and so much more.

Course Outcome

Private Investigators will have the ability to learn at their own pace and complete four (4) hours of dynamic training to further enhance their investigative career.

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.

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