Interviewing Fundamentals: Building A Stable Foundation

Learn the fundamentals of interviewing and build a stable interviewing foundation!

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Investigative interviewing is an acquired skill that is a necessary part of conducting successful investigations. It is also a perishable skill that requires training, practice and time. This course provides a road map for acquiring those necessary investigative interviewing skills. In this course we discuss the Who, What, When, Where, Why and How of conducting investigative interviews. Additionally, there is bonus discussion on presentation during the interview process.

The Bottom Line: If you don't know the reasons for conducting an investigative interview - the Who, What, When, Where, Why and How - then this course is the starting point. As an overview course it provides a road map both in how to get started as an investigative interviewer and also decisions that can influence the interview.

Your Instructor

Aaron M. Denbo
Aaron M. Denbo

Aaron M. Denbo is a seasoned instructor, interviewer, and investigator who focuses on applying innovative and effective techniques to the investigative process. Mr. Denbo is a Certified Fraud Examiner and Certified Forensic Interviewer with investigative specializations in Healthcare Fraud, Organized Crime, Interviewing, and SOSINT. He earned a Masters degrees in Religion and a Master of Applied Science in Security Management with a subject matter focus on Organizational Security.

He also holds advanced certificates in Forensic Linguistics and a certificate in Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design. His investigative background includes fraud investigation in Higher Education entitlement programs, Healthcare Fraud, and Insurance fraud. He is currently a fraud investigator in the Pacific Northwest and Investigations instructor for The School of Theftonomics and The Counter Fraud Academy.

Class Curriculum

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Courses Included with Purchase

Strategic Interviewing: Tactical Empathy
Learn how to build rapport for more productive interviews!
Aaron M. Denbo
Strategic Interviewing: The Re-Interview
Learn tactics and tips to conduct a re-interview!
Aaron M. Denbo
Strategic Interviewing: Applied Statement Analysis Interviewing
Applying Statement Analysis techniques to the interview
Aaron M. Denbo

Original Price: $227

Frequently Asked Questions

What will I learn?
This course will cover the Who, When, Where, Why, How and some considerations on presentation for investigative interviewing. The course reviews some interviewing methods and approaches that can be taken when conducting interviews.
What else should I know?
Interviewing Fundamentals: Building A Stable Foundation is an overview course that feeds into the other interviewing courses that are available from The Counter Fraud Academy. It is a primer course to gain further skills in investigative interviewing.
How will I learn?
The course is presented in an online video format that is accessible from desktop and mobile devices 24/7/365. After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like – across any and all devices you own. The course includes a further resources and a Working Bibliography.

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