Private Investigator Certification Training

Bill Reed, MBA, CPA, CGMA, CFF, CFE, PI, PICT, CICA, offers a full training course for aspiring private investigators (unarmed). The course will be provided either online through Zoom or in-person. The training is four hours, covering private investigation laws and procedures for the State of Washington. After the training, a qualifying examination will be administered. Please click here for WA State private investigator requirements [RCW 18.165.030: Private investigator license—Requirements. (]

Please note that, upon completion of the course, additional requirements are mandatory by WA State. Please see this link for study resources [WA State Licensing (DOL) Official Site: State exam study resources – Private investigators.] Documents you will need to provide at the training include a WA State photo identification and a PI application. You can download a PI application here [Private Investigator License Application and Renewal.]

Please contact for more details and/or questions.