Discover the truth behind popular crime dramas and the real-world skills that are needed to stop law-breakers in their tracks when you take our popular Criminal Investigator course. Media entertainment often glamorises the work of police officers and detectives, but the fact remains that thousands of hard-working and talented people devote their careers to solving crime and catching perpetrators. You can find out exactly how professionals perform this role by studying the contents of this tutorial. Written with the aid of industry experts, each module explains the methods and principles of investigating a crime scene and acting on criminal intelligence. You will be shown the total learning curve for expert investigation work, from collecting physical evidence to DNA analysis and understanding criminal psychology. The contents even cover the requirements for operating as a private detective and how to ensure that you adhere to the UK criminal justice system during the proceedings.
Key Topics to Be Covered
- Fundamental requirements for crime investigation and detection
- Collecting the evidence and analysing the crime scene
- Understanding the use of psychology and intelligence gathering
- Working with the victim and learning about criminal motives
- Advance forensics and the UK criminal justice system
- Instant access to investigation techniques and UK laws
- Full participation in investigative exercises and theoretical cases
- Quick assessment and guidance for all assignments
- Freedom to study in any location and at a pace that suits you
- Expert support from dedicated tutors committed to online learning
Your Path to Success
By completing the training contained within the Criminal Investigator course, you will gain insightful knowledge into how police and detective work is performed in the UK. This can provide a significant advantage when looking for opportunities in law enforcement and openings in paralegal work.
Is This Course Right for You?
This course is designed to provide a valuable introduction to crime investigation and all associated techniques. It offers an excellent way to gain the knowledge to pursue a career in law enforcement or a role with investigative qualities. Full-time and part-time learners are equally supported with study periods being entirely customisable to your needs.
Certificate of Achievement
Endorsed Certificate of Achievement by the Quality Licence Scheme
An endorsed certificate will be issued for the learners as proof of their achievement after the completion of this course.
After successful course completion, learners will be able to order an endorsed certificate as proof of their new achievement. Only for £139 you can order and get endorsed certificates delivered to your home. International students have to pay an extra £10 as a postage charge.
CPD, CMA & IAO Certification from HF Online
The learners have to successfully complete the assessment of this course to achieve the CPD, CMA & IAO certificates. Digital certificates can be ordered for only £10. The learner can purchase printed hard copies inside the UK for £29, and international students can purchase printed hard copies for £39.
This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Academy for Health & Fitness will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example, progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.
You have to complete the assignment questions given at the end of the course and score a minimum of 60% to pass the exam and to achieve Quality Licence Scheme endorsed certificates.
Our expert trainers will assess your assignment and give you feedback after you submit the assignment.
|Module 01: Required Skills to Become a Criminal Investigator|
|Required Skills to Become a Criminal Investigator||00:19:00|
|Module 02: An Introduction to a Private Detective|
|An Introduction to a Private Detective||00:16:00|
|Module 03: Criminal Intelligence|
|Module 04: Crime Scene Investigation|
|Crime Scene Investigation||00:17:00|
|Module 05: Collecting and Packaging Physical Evidence|
|Collecting and Packaging Physical Evidence||00:42:00|
|Module 06: Fingerprints: Your Personal Signature|
|Fingerprints: Your Personal Signature||00:39:00|
|Module 07: DNA Analysis|
|Module 08: Criminology and Criminal Psychology|
|Criminology and Criminal Psychology||00:13:00|
|Module 09: Violent Crimes and Cyber Criminology|
|Violent Crimes and Cyber Criminology||00:14:00|
|Module 10: Business Theft and fraud|
|Business Theft and fraud||00:12:00|
|Module 11: Domestic Investigation and Types|
|Domestic Investigation and Types||00:15:00|
|Module 12: Victimology|
|Module 13: Dealing with Crime|
|Dealing with Crime||00:10:00|
|Module 14: Tracing and Surveillance Techniques|
|Tracing and Surveillance Techniques||00:13:00|
|Module 15: Effective Interrogation Techniques|
|Effective Interrogation Techniques||00:14:00|
|Module 16: Basic Operations of Firearms|
|Basic Operations of Firearms||00:10:00|
|Module 17: Firearms Examination|
|Module 18: Forensic Psychology|
|Module 19: The Criminal Justice System in England and Wales|
|The Criminal Justice System in England and Wales||00:13:00|
|Assignment – Criminal Investigator||3 weeks, 4 days|
|Order Your Certificate|
|Claim Your QLS Certificate||00:00:00|