are available on a limited basis.
I, II, III, IV
Course Length: 3 Days
This interviewing series
consists of three days of instruction in the art and science of
gathering accurate and more complete information from persons
by means of oral interviews and assessing non-verbal communication.
This involves oral interaction, interpretation of non-verbal behaviors,
and assessment of deception. This process is discussed from the
standpoint of various interviewing situations including traffic
stops, vehicle collision investigations, interviews of victims
and witnesses, and interrogations of criminal suspects. This course
incorporates the four levels of interviewing. Through the use
of videos, slides and classroom exercises, participants discuss
how to prepare for interviews, assess subjects, and conduct routine
and formal interviews. Participants review and assess actual interviews
and critique them for proper application of strategy and tactics.
Interviewing methods introduced are discussed in light of both
routine interviews, as well as the interrogation of a suspect