Investigative Phased Interviewing Course

Course detail

Program area: Polygraph training

Course code: IPIC

Course registration details
Session(s) Location Start date End date
20-03 English Ottawa 2020-08-24 2020-09-04
20-04 English Ottawa 2020-11-30 2020-12-11
Cost – Canadian Police
Tuition Accommodation Full Meals Total
$ 2,250.00 $ 1,140.00 $ 841.44 $ 4,231.44
Cost – Other eligible registrants (Canadian and International)
Tuition Accommodation Full Meals Total
$ 3,225.00 $ 1,140.00 $ 841.44 $ 5,206.44


  • Accommodations include arrival of student the night before course start date.
  • Cost includes weekend stays for the duration of the course and is based on the Single room with a shared bathroom priced at $ 95.00/night.
  • Travel grant funding may be available (for non-federal police agencies only)


Students develop the knowledge and skills to gather more accurate, voluntary and reliable information from witnesses, victims and suspects. The phased approach to interviewing focuses on obtaining information that can be corroborated and used to advance an investigation. It is an objective led process, designed to be adaptive in its pursuit of the truth, while at all times being respectful of Canadian law and the interview subject's human rights.

Format and delivery

Length of course: 10 days

Class size: maximum 20 students

Delivery setting: theoretical portions are offered in classroom

Learning outcomes

Eligibility and mandatory requirements



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