Texas Institute of Investigations
The Heidi Search Center and Gillespie Investigations present this working lab for investigators.
This partnership program aims to educate private investigators using a lab experience with real cases.
The goals of the Institute are as follows:
- To provide affordable and effective, cutting edge training for investigators, inspectors, and detectives.
- To improve access to training and real world experience which will increase the value of investigators to the community, law enforcement, families, and individuals.
- To give participants a cutting edge experience and training for making our communities safe and free from abduction and exploitation.
- To increase the number of clients who hire private investigators and investigators who may help victims of crime.
Classes Offered Include:
- So You Want to be a PI?
- Finding Your Niche
- Human Trafficking and Missing Persons
- How to Work with Government Agencies
- How to Write a Report
- Digital DNA: Social Media Investigations
- Interview Techniques
- Expert Testimony
- Surveillance Techniques
- Forensic Techniques and Evidence Collection
Courses offered will provide continuing education (CE) credits to students who become licensed or registered in Texas. Click to read more about classes and register