ABI Academy


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ABI Academy IQ Level 3 Award for Professional Investigators




The IQ Level 3 Professional Investigators Award covers the skills and knowledge that the Security Industry Authority have deemed as a minimum requirement for Private Investigator Licences.



Refresh your existing knowledge around the objectives and feasibility of an investigation, evidence gathering and analysis. Using information, conflict of interests, reporting, interviewing, statement taking and conducting surveillance.


The ABI Training Academy is part of The Association of British Investigators: Building Skills, Gaining Knowledge & Creating Business.


The Association of British Investigators is sector accredited by the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency and is endorsed by the Law Society of England and Wales who recognise the A.B.I as the premier professional body for private investigators working in the UK and beyond: "A non-profit organisation, its national and international membership provides credibility and due diligence". The A.B.I is also an approved supplier to the Law Society of Scotland, who acknowledge: "Its national and international membership provides the only credible list of accredited operatives".



There are two routes to your Association of British Investigators, Level 3

Award for Professional Invesigators qualification


Distance Learning with your exam at one of UK Centres



Or Classroom Based Learning / E-Learning with your Exam on the final day



ABI Academy Graduate Andy Ryan of Crown Associates International receives his IQ Level

3 Award For Professional Investigators from Tony Imossi of the ABI Secretariat


The training section of Burton Regan Limited

  Phone: 0800 279 7752

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Burton Regan Limited

t/a: Private Investigator Training UK,

Blackwell House,

Guildhall Yard,



Burton Regan Limited

t/a: Private Investigator Training UK,

Vicarage Chambers,

9 Park Square East,


LS1 2LH.




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