Upcoming Courses

As well as delivering online training and in house courses for government agencies, KPS also delivers selected face to face training courses for general enrolment. The courses are suited to individuals and organisations who may not have sufficient numbers to run in house training. The courses generally comprise a mix of individuals working in local, state and federal government.

Certificate IV in Government (Investigation)

The aim of this course is to provide local laws officers, compliance officers and government investigators with the key skills to conduct competent, thorough and legally defensible investigations. Participants will gain practical skills and strategies to effectively conduct investigations in a government environment.

The course is conducted over 5 consecutive days with some post course assessments. All materials and assessment is provided.

Due to current training contracts no public CIV courses are presently scheduled. Public courses are planned for Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne in late 2017. Please register your interest to be updated when courses are scheduled (Register now)

Investigative Interviewing (tier 1 foundation level)

The Investigative Interviewing (tier 1) course focuses on providing participants with the key skills required to conduct competent, thorough and legally defensible interviews. The course provides participants with an opportunity to undertake practice witness and subject person interviews under observation. This course is ideal for investigators new to Investigative Interviewing or those wishing to refresh and update their skills in this ever evolving skill set. This is an excellent opportunity to obtain feedback to improve your skills and put what you learn into practice in the workplace.

Due to current training contracts no public interview courses are presently scheduled. Public courses are planned for Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne in late 2017. Please register your interest to be updated when courses are scheduled (Register now)

Participants have the option to complete one post course assessment interview which will provide competency in the units PSPREG006 Produce formal record of interview and PSPREG012 Gather information through interviews at no extra cost.

Court Protocols and Giving Evidence

The Court Protocols and Giving Evidence course focuses on providing participants with the key skills required to give professional evidence in a court room or tribunal. The workshop provides participants with an opportunity to understand the court process and to give mock evidence in a real court room environment (subject to availability). Participants will be provided with feedback on their court room protocol, non-verbal behaviour and oral testimony.

Due to current training contracts no public court protocol courses are presently scheduled. Public courses are planned for Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne in late 2017. Please register your interest to be updated when courses are scheduled (Register now)

Participants have the option to complete post course assessment which will provide competency in the unit PSPREG011 Give evidence at no extra cost.

Register your interest

Click on the ‘register now’ link to register your interest in one of these courses. Upon enrolment KPS will register your details and confirm your attendance at least six weeks prior to the scheduled course being conducted. Payment will only be required upon confirmation of your attendance.

Waitlist note: Registrants will be placed on a waitlist for courses. We will inform you of upcoming vacancies. Public course dates are planned dates only but should run as scheduled. Public courses are subject to sufficient participation numbers of 10 places per workshop minimum. Minimum numbers are required for training to proceed. If minimum numbers are not met we reserve the right to cancel, postpone or reschedule a course. Repeat dates may be added once a workshop is full. No payments will be accepted until course dates are confirmed.

Online courses

KPS online courses are open for enrolment all year round with flexible intake dates.