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Criminal Investigator

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**3 Courses Bundle - Digital Certificate, Transcript and student ID all included in the price**

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This Criminal Investigator Bundle consists the following Professional Career Oriented courses:

  • Course 1: Criminal Investigator
  • Course 2: Communication and Organisational Skills
  • Course 3: Self Esteem & Assertiveness

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  2. Digital Certificate, Transcript and student ID all included in the price
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  5. Immediately receive the PDF certificate after passing
  6. Receive the original copies of your certificate and transcript on the next working day
  7. Easily learn the skills and knowledge from the comfort of your home
  8. Get 2 additional courses included as bonus

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Course Curriculum

**Criminal Investigator**

Module 1: Required Skills to Become a Criminal Investigator

  • Definition of a Crime Investigator
  • Roles and Responsibilities of a Criminal Investigator
  • Necessary Skills of a Criminal Investigator
    • Thinking Process
    • Decision Making
    • The Investigative Mindset
    • The Code of Ethics
  • The Pathway to Becoming a Criminal Investigator
  • Career as a Criminal Investigator

Module 2: An Introduction to a Private Detective

  • What is a Private Detective?
  • Roles and Responsibilities of a Private Detective
  • Duties of a Private Investigator
  • Skills and Characteristics Required to be a Good Private Detective
  • Need and Scope of Private Detective
  • Dangers faced by Private Detective
  • Career as a Private Detective

Module 3: Criminal Intelligence

  • An Introduction to Intelligence
  • The intelligence process
  • National Intelligence Model: the United Kingdom
  • Analysis and analytical Process

Module 4: Crime Scene Investigation

  • Introduction
  • Police Goals and Objectives
  • Evidence Collection
  • Actions of the Initial Responding Officer
  • Processing Methodology
  • Narrative Descriptions
  • Crime Scene Photography

Module 5: Collecting and Packaging Physical Evidence

  • Locating Physical Evidence
  • Collecting and Packaging Physical Evidence
  • Handling Evidence
  • Packaging Evidence
  • Biological Materials
  • DNA Evidence
  • Maintaining The Chain of Custody
  • Obtaining Standard/Reference Samples
  • Submitting Evidence To The Laboratory
  • Ensuring Crime Scene Safety

Module 6: Fingerprints: Your Personal Signature

  • Getting a Grip on Fingerprints
  • Developing The Science: A Trip Through Fingerprint History
  • Measuring bodies: A precursor to fingerprinting
  • Using Ridge Patterns
  • Grouping by arches, loops, and whorls
  • Developing the Henry System
  • Using Chemistry to Expose Prints
  • Cleaning up the Print: Digital Techniques

Module 7: DNA Analysis

  • Overview
  • The Function and Structure Of DNA
  • DNA Identification
  • Collection And Preservation of DNA Evidence
  • Preparing DNA Samples For Fingerprinting
  • Summary

Module 8: Criminology and Criminal Psychology

  • Criminology
  • Definition of Crime
  • Types of Crime
  • Classification of Crime
  • Psychology and Criminal Psychology
  • Open Source of Information

Module 9: Violent Crimes and Cyber Criminology

  • Violence and Conflicts
  • Crime and Social Media
  • Why Cybercrime Occurs
  • The Dark Web
  • Detecting cyber attackers
  • Threat Analysis and Prediction

Module 10: Business Theft and fraud

  • Major Types of Fraud and Corruption
  • Identify Theft
  • Crime in the Corporate Sector
  • Corruption and Fraud in Policing
  • Fraud and Corruption in Times of Disaster

Module 11: Domestic Investigation and Types

  • Defining Domestic Abuse
  • Role of Investigators in Domestic Abuses
  • Marital cases
  • Divorce cases
  • Child Abuse
  • Elder Abuse
  • Asset investigation

Module 12: Victimology

  • Introduction to Victimology
  • A Constructive View
  • Expectations of the Victim
  • Communication of Victimisation

Module 13: Dealing with Crime

  • Overview
  • The Investigative Function
  • Supporting Activities
  • Conducting Investigations
  • Organization and Management

Module 14: Tracing and Surveillance Techniques

  • Overview
  • Smart Visual Surveillance
  • Gait Recognition
  • Attribute Analysis
  • Surveillance for Security and Defense

Module 15: Effective Interrogation Techniques

  • The Search for Truth
  • Psychophysiological Basis of Forensic Assessment
  • Interview vs Interrogation
  • Question Formulation
  • Nonverbal Behavioral Assessment

Module 16: Basic Operations of Firearms

  • Introduction
  • Types of Firearms
  • Ammunition
  • Laser Sights
  • Quality Practice
  • Dry Practice
  • GPS of Personal Defense

Module 17: Firearms Examination

  • Characteristics of Firearms
  • Ammunition
  • Firearms Evidence
  • Gunshot Residue (GSR) Analysis
  • Collecting Firearms Evidence
  • Handling of Firearms
  • Cartridge Cases
  • Bullets
  • Test Firing
  • Powder Pattern Examination

Module 18: Forensic Psychology

  • Introduction
  • Ethical Principles
  • Forensic Science

Module 19: The Criminal Justice System in England and Wales

  • Overview
  • What is Criminal Justice
  • Criminal Justice: Functions and Form
  • Criminal Justice In England and Wales
  • Serious and Organised Crime Agency (SOCA)
  • Aims of the Criminal Justice System


After studying the course materials of the Criminal Investigator there will be a written assignment test which you can take either during or at the end of the course. After successfully passing the test you will be able to claim the pdf certificate for free. Original Hard Copy certificates need to be ordered at an additional cost of £8.

Who is this course for?

This Criminal Investigator does not require you to have any prior qualifications or experience. You can just enrol and start learning.


This Criminal Investigator was made by professionals and it is compatible with all PC’s, Mac’s, tablets and smartphones. You will be able to access the course from anywhere at any time as long as you have a good enough internet connection.

Career path

As this course comes with multiple courses included as bonus, you will be able to pursue multiple occupations. This Criminal Investigator is a great way for you to gain multiple skills from the comfort of your home.

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What does study method mean?

Study method describes the format in which the course will be delivered. At courses are delivered in a number of ways, including online courses, where the course content can be accessed online remotely, and classroom courses, where courses are delivered in person at a classroom venue.

What are CPD hours/points?

CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development. If you work in certain professions or for certain companies, your employer may require you to complete a number of CPD hours or points, per year. You can find a range of CPD courses on, many of which can be completed online.

What is a ‘regulated qualification’?

A regulated qualification is delivered by a learning institution which is regulated by a government body. In England, the government body which regulates courses is Ofqual. Ofqual regulated qualifications sit on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF), which can help students understand how different qualifications in different fields compare to each other. The framework also helps students to understand what qualifications they need to progress towards a higher learning goal, such as a university degree or equivalent higher education award.

What is an ‘endorsed’ course?

An endorsed course is a skills based course which has been checked over and approved by an independent awarding body. Endorsed courses are not regulated so do not result in a qualification - however, the student can usually purchase a certificate showing the awarding body’s logo if they wish. Certain awarding bodies - such as Quality Licence Scheme and TQUK - have developed endorsement schemes as a way to help students select the best skills based courses for them.