Professional Investigations Training

Professional Investigations Training

Pearson BTEC Level 3 Award for Professional Investigations (QCF)

This Professional Investigations Training course is designed to give you the knowledge and skills required to work in the security sector as a professional investigator, while developing your own personal growth and engagement in learning, culminating in a nationally recognised level 3 qualification. The BTEC Level 3 award is based on the Security Industry Authority (SIA) specifications for core competency training, which cover the understanding and skills individuals need to operate as professional investigators. With this Professional Investigations Training qualification, learners can progress to employment as an investigator or as managers within the security sector.

This BTEC Level 3 Award, is the SIA recommended course which is a mandatory requirement when applying for the SIA Professional Investigators license.

Type of Study

This Professional Investigations Training qualification is primarily run as a distance learning course, enabling learners to continue to work, whilst gaining qualifications in their spare time (or as part of their CPD). The half day revision session and examination can be run at a suitable centre local to the learners.


Option 1: £289.00 + VAT (£346.80) for the distance learning BTEC Level 3 for Professional Investigators.

Option 2: £399.00 + VAT (£478.80) for the distance learning BTEC Level 3 for Professional Investigators, plus our half day “Surveillance Theory” course, which is run on the same day as your exam in the afternoon, this is ideal for those new to the industry.