A private investigator means any individual who engages in the business of, or accepts employment to, make investigations to obtain information on crimes or civil wrongs; the location, disposition, or recovery of stolen property; the cause of accidents, fires, damages, or injuries to persons or to property; or evidence to be used before any court, board, officer, or investigative committee.
DCJS 02I - Private Investigator In-Service. This course is for individuals who currently have a Private Investigator Registration and are trying to complete their In-Service requirements to maintain their Registration. If you do not currently have a registration than please do not take this course.
Duration: 8 hours / 30 days to complete
You must be a minimum of 18 years old and a United States Citizen or legal resident alien of the United States.
You must have a current Category that is Active or within its Reinstatement period.
Pursuant to the Administrative Code 6VAC20-173-180 you have 30 days from the date of purchase (first log-on) to successfully complete all course material. If you do not complete the course in that time period, you will have to register and pay the course fees again and start from the beginning.
Each student will have a total of 3 attempts within those 30 days to successfully complete the course. After those 3 attempts you will have to register and pay the course fees again.
When registering, ensure you input a DCJS 99# and that it is correct. Please do not put your RE# or 11#. Check your enrollment form before you hit submit as incorrect information can cause a delay in you obtaining credit for the completion of the course.
The course is done at your own pace, and led by you, the student.
There is no specific start date and time of class. You read the slides yourself.
You do not have to complete your online training in a single sitting.
You may exit the program at any time and when you log back into the course it will take you to the point that you previously stopped at.
There are knowledge check questions throughout the course. These questions are graded and you must pass them with a minimum score of 70%.
Course Completion Information:
Once you have passed the course, the system will send you a certificate to the email address you used for your login information.
The online system will automatically send in your DCJS results at the top of every hour.
Once DCJS confirms receipt of your completion, we will email you a Training Completion Form.
If you receive a Training Completion Form from us, DCJS has received your training