Private Investigator Licensing Course Available at SCF Venice

Bradenton, Fla. Apr. 26, 2022

(Bradenton, Fla., April 26, 2022) — State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF), in partnership with Derek Jones Academy Inc., will offer a six-day, 40-hour private investigator course Friday, May 13 and 20, 6-10 p.m.; Saturday, May 14 and May 21, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; and Sunday, May 15 and 22, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at SCF Venice, 8000 Tamiami Trail S., Building 800, Venice. Online registration is available by visiting, clicking the link labeled Professional Development in the left-hand column and selecting Private Investigator.

This course will provide relevant technical skills needed for additional education and future careers in law, public safety and security, and will review topics including industry regulations, department rules, licensing criteria and investigation techniques.

Completing this course will meet the Florida state licensing requirements to earn the Private Investigator Class CC Intern license.

The cost is $395 per person. For more information, contact Elena Taddeo at or 941-363-7203.