What You’ll Learn
The Certificate in Investigation and Security at South College educates students in the legal and practical aspects of investigations, surveillance, and evidence collection. In this program, you will learn the techniques and technologies used in modern public and private security organizations to provide physical security, asset protection and loss prevention, cybercrime detection, and criminal and civil investigation.
The curriculum includes coursework on the legal and practical aspects of conducting investigations as well as the logistics, technologies and real world aspects of conducting surveillance and gathering physical and digital evidence. Students will also learn the theory and practice of providing security for fixed material assets.
The program is designed to be completed in a blended format with experienced faculty members leading both in-person and online education to accommodate the schedules of working professionals. Class sizes are small, and coursework will be offered using interactive instructional software with an emphasis on collaboration and critical thinking.