Vision Quest Advisors is a certified business to provide Alberta’s Professional Investigator Training Course as of October 22, 2012; SSIA Course License # AT000075.
The ten day program certifies individuals upon successful completion of the Alberta Government Professional Investigator Exam with a grade of 80% minimum. The program is for Specialized Investigations such as:
- In-House Investigations
- Regulator Investigations
- Barrister and Solicitor
- Location of Persons
- Corporate and Due Diligence
- Occupational Health and Safety Investigations
- Private Client
- Retail Sector
A participant will identify the limitations imposed by law on the investigative functions, notably the Security Services and Investigators Act, the Criminal Code of Canada, federal and provincial privacy legislation, Occupational Health and Safety legislation and the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.
A variety of investigative techniques will be discussed such as research, surveillance, evidence collection and maintenance, file management and cognitive interviewing including techniques for providing testimony.
In 2015, Vision Quest Advisors is currently working with Saskatchewan Justice in undertaking the development of a Private Investigator Training program for Saskatchewan. We’ll keep you informed with updates.