2018 CVSA Course Schedule - NITV Federal Services | The manufacturer of the 'Computer Voice Stress Analyzer' - CVSA

2018 Certified Examiners Course

Our Expert Instructors conduct the widely acclaimed and intensive five-day CVSA certification course, which is hosted by select law enforcement agencies across the USA. With a maximum of 25 students per class, there is ample hands-on instruction in the use of the CVSA®. Additionally, the specialized Defense Barrier Removal (DBR®) interviewing and interrogation technique developed by our founder is also taught. This technique, when utilized in conjunction with the CVSA® II, has proven invaluable in obtaining admissions and confessions, as well as clearing suspects.

2018 CEC Class Schedule

MonthClass DatesLocationCityState
JanuaryJan 22 - 26California Highway PatrolSacramentoCA
FebruaryFeb 5 - 9Loveland Police DepartmentCincinnatiOH
Feb 5 - 9Burbank Police DepartmentBurbankCA
Feb 26 - Mar 2Conway Police DepartmentLittle RockAR
MarchMar 5 - 9Palm Beach Co. Sheriff’s OfficeWest Palm BeachFL
Mar 5 - 9Atlanta Police DepartmentAtlantaGA
March 19 - 23Franklin Twp. Police DepartmentSomersetNJ
March 26 - 30Boone Co. Sheriff’s OfficeColumbiaMO
AprilApr 9 - 13Nashville Police DepartmentNashvilleTN
Apr 16 - 20Irondequoit Police DepartmentRochesterNY
Apr 16 - 20Wake Forest Police DepartmentRaleighNC
MayMay 7 - 11Orange Co. Sheriff’s OfficeOrlandoFL
May 14 - 18Columbus Police DepartmentColumbusOH
May 21 - 25Jefferson Co. Sheriff’s OfficeSt. LouisMO
May 21 - 25Biloxi Police DepartmentBiloxiMS
JuneJune 4 - 8San Diego Co. Sheriff’s DepartmentSan DiegoCA
June 25 - 29Plainfield Police DepartmentIndianapolisIN
June 25 - 29Boulder Police DepartmentBoulderCO
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History of Lie Detection 1Hr.
From its early beginnings to the state of the art today.

Instrumentation 6 Hrs.
The student learns this highly developed, user-friendly system to conduct perfect examinations.

Physiology 3 Hrs.
An in-depth overview of the body’s reaction to jeopardy. What the human body does to compensate for its inability to “fight” or “flight” and our ability to monitor those reactions.

Interviewing and Interrogation 13 Hrs.
Beginning with NITV’s Defense Barrier Removal®, following with Advanced Kinesics and ending with obtaining admissions, we provide advanced instruction in the art of interviewing and interrogation. For over 20 years, NITV’s Defense Barrier Removal® has proven to be particularly effective when conducting criminal and pre-employment interviews to obtain truthful statements, as well as obtaining admissions by military interviewers during cross-cultural interviews. Videos of known conclusion interviews and examinations are utilized as training aids.

Psychology 4 Hrs.
An overview of topics from the interaction of the physiological response to physiological stimuli, to the physiological aspects of question formulation and it’s bearing on the extent of the subject’s reaction.

Chart Interpretation 14 Hrs.
Learning from the established criteria for an indication of deception is not necessarily one of the easiest aspects of truth verification, but certainly the most critical.

Final Analysis Confirmation Tool® (FACT®) Scoring System
1Hr.

After students have mastered Chart Interpretation, they will learn how to operate the FACT® Scoring System – which makes the CVSA®II the next generation in the truth verification.

Test Construction and Question Formulation 6 Hrs.
From control questions to the Zone of Comparison format, students learn test application and construction.

Covert Interviewing and Analysis 4 Hrs.
One of the most useful functions of the CVSA®II; to include analysis of live recordings of CVSA examinations, as well as examinations conducted over the telephone.