Security Services

Surveillance Training

Are you interested in expanding your repertoire to include professional investigator services? Or wish to develop your skills and understanding by combining a selection of security training courses? If so, there’s only one company that you need to entrust with your training; Orchid Risk.

Our independent, global risk consultancy offers an exceptional range of training solutions that will allow you to become certified professionals within the protection and risk management industry, and offer a service built on excellence.

SIA Level 3 Professional Investigators Certificate

Included within this range of training options is our Pearsons Edexcel Level 3 Award for Professional Investigators, which is based on SIA specifications. This course will provide the core training necessary in order to develop the skills and understanding required to operate as a professional investigator.

In the case of an investigation, supportive evidence such as research and analysis, as well as physical and technical surveillance, are essential in order to reach a fair and accurate conclusion. Therefore, the role of a professional investigator is one that one that is in high demand. For your assurance, our training complies with Legislation and Health and Safety issues.

Our Pearsons Edexcel Level 3 Award for Professional Investigators course is comprised of the two following core units:

  • The Principles of Planning and Reporting Investigations
  • The Principles of Gathering and Using Information for Investigations

These core units provide an understanding of both the objectives and ongoing feasibility of an investigation, in addition to how to best report and present your findings. It will also include how to manage conflicts of interest and how to ensure that the confidentiality of information is maintained at all times.

Professional Investigator and Surveillance Training

Course Information

At Orchid Risk, our Pearsons Edexcel Level 3 Award for Professional Investigators Certificate is available on request and available through the UK. The course is available in two durations, depending on your experience, and are as follows:

  • Five Day with Limited Experience
  • Fast Track Two Day Course with Proven Experience

Our Pearsons Edexcel Level 3 Award for Professional Investigators can conveniently be combined with our Close Protection and First Person on the Scene courses for additional experience. Prices for the course are therefore available on application.

Why Choose Orchid Risk?

At Orchid Risk, we pride ourselves on offering exceptional risk management and surveillance solutions that provide complete ease of mind for our clients, as well as security training across all levels. With our diversity and wealth of experience, as well as company values and commitment to offering the most excellent training, our world-class skills mean our service is truly second to none.

From security and medical to first aid and maritime, Orchid Risk has amassed a reputation for delivering the most exceptional security training and solutions to many highly satisfied students and clients from across the globe. With this in mind, we are the obvious choice for your surveillance training.


To find out more about our surveillance training, get in touch with our helpful team by calling 01202 692250 today. Alternatively, you can email us at enquiries@orchidrisk.com or fill out our online contact form, and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.

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