Frequently Asked Questions
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PI Education is the leading provider of online continuing education courses for private investigators. We offer quality online courses to private investigators that require continuing education credits (CEU and CEUs) as a part of their license renewal. Our online format makes continuing education (CE) both affordable and practical. You no longer need to carry the expense of travel and time away from work to complete your continuing education! Our courses are very reasonably priced to assure our commitment to your education.
Our courses have been approved for continuing education credit in Alabama, Arizona (for Process Servers), Georgia, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas for private investigator continuing education.
To view more information for a particular state’s continuing education requirements, policies and approval visit our: click on the State Requirements Link at the header of this page and click on your state.
No. We have clients from all over the world that enjoy taking our courses and learn something new about our tradecraft.
PI Education offers the 70 hour pre-licensing detective class required by the Georgia Board of Private Detective and Security Agencies needed to obtain your private investigator license in the state of Georgia. More information on this course can be found here: Georgia 70 Hour Pre-Licensing Course
It’s really simple. From the HOMEPAGE, click on the ENROLL NOW button and then select which state you need continuing education in. Choose a course by clicking on the course link and add it to your shopping cart. Here you are asked to submit payment information; when it is approved you will be emailed your registration information and you can log in and complete your lesson.
When you are through with the material, you will be required to take a final exam. If you pass with at least a 70% score you will be able to download a certificate of completion immediately to file and turn in to your state licensing authority with your license renewal paperwork.
***If you are in need of continuing education credits for various states we recommend purchasing the courses with the most CE credits which is currently Texas (14 CEU). If you need help tailoring your continuing education need please do not hesitate to contact us.
PI Education runs on a cloud-based e-learning platform, meaning it requires internet access and updated web-browsers to operate. You will also need a non-shared e-mail address to set up an account.
Our online portal can be accessed from anywhere in the world with internet connection. Access your training 24/7. Our training platform works with almost all tablet devices. You can access your course from your iPad, Android, or any similar tablet device.
PIeducation.com works with all modern web-browsers. Recommended to use with Chrome, IE9+, Safari, and Firefox. The following browsers are supported: (Click on link to download most recent version of browser)
Don’t know which browser version you are using? Click on this link: http://whatbrowser.org/
Please note, Internet Explorer 8 and below are not supported. PIeducation.com may work with add-ons such as Google Chrome Frame.
No. You may log in and out of your course any time of the day by going to the LOGIN page.
Our courses were designed to meet or exceed the minimum clock hours of instruction required by state laws. In many cases students can complete meet their entire continuing education requirements in a single day; this is especially helpful if your license has already expired and you cannot find a convenient continuing education seminar!
You have one year from purchase to complete your course. After course completion and you have received your certificate of completion you have access to the course for 120 days; then you will no longer have course access.
If you need CEUs for a new renewal period you must purchase a course and a new username and password will be emailed to you.
If you want to revisit course material and keep the material for reference after you complete a course we offer a course content download option in our course catalog. COURSE CONTENT DOWNLOAD (NOT AN ENROLLMENT FEE)
You are granted immediate access to your class once you have completed the payment process. After payment you will immediately be emailed a username and password to log in.
No. You can log back into your course and pick up where you last left off at any time. You may log in and out of your course any time of the day by going to the LOGIN page.
The course must be launched while online, and each item/section in the course must be completed by the student.
Once you complete the course you may purchase downloadable content here:
Yes. When you complete your course and examination you will be able to download and print your certificate of completion. Record the provided information for later use on your license renewal forms.
No problem. Our administrator will manually change the name for you in our system to ensure the right individual receives the course credit and certificate. Please Contact us in this situation.
Yes, we are currently developing more courses to add to our course catalog. The next time you return to PI Education, you may find a new course!
No problem at all Contact us and we will send you a mail order form.
Yes, please Contact us for further details regarding 4 or more students.
Refund Policy: We do not offer a refund of any kind if you have completed your online course and received a certificate. It is not possible to first acquire the information delivered electronically then say, “You know I’m not happy” after having access. The information or knowledge that the material is intended to convey, which is the product, in effect has already been consumed by you. If you have questions about course content, suitability, method of delivery, applicability, etc. please do not hesitate to contacts us. Thank you for understanding.