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IT training

If you are a public or private sector organisation, you can book one of our IT courses at our headquarters in Portishead, or on your own premises.

PNC and PND

Police National Computer (PNC) Names Enquiry
The aim of this course is to give learners the knowledge and skills to navigate and interpret name data on the PNC. This course features objectives around the various transaction enquiries, searching methodologies and data interpretation.
Duration: 2 days

Police National Computer (PNC) Vehicle and Property Enquiry
The aim of this course is to give learners the knowledge and skills to navigate and interpret vehicle and property data on the PNC. This course features objectives around the various transaction enquiries, searching methodologies and data interpretation.
Duration: 1 day

Police National Computer (PNC) Enquiry
The aim of this course is to give learners the knowledge and skills to navigate and interpret names, vehicle and property data on the PNC. This course features objectives around the various transaction enquiries, searching methodologies and data interpretation.
Duration: 3 days

Police National Computer (PNC) QUEST
The aim of this course is to give learners the knowledge and skills to perform proactive and reactive searches using QUEST. The course features objectives around data protection, disclosure, performing searches and data interpretation. Leaners are required to have demonstrable competency using PNC names.
Duration: 1 day

Police National Computer (PNC) Vehicle Online Description (VODS)
The aim of this course is to give learners the knowledge and skills to perform proactive and reactive searches using different search methods. The course features objectives around data protection, disclosure, performing searches and data interpretation. Learners are required to have demonstrable competency using PNC vehicles.
Duration: 1 day

Police National Computer (PND)
The aim of this course is to give learners the knowledge and skills to perform proactive and reactive searches using different search methods. The course features objectives around data protection, disclosure, performing searches and data interpretation. This course is suitable for all PND users, as this covers initial and advanced users and role profiles.
Duration: 2 days

Police Systems

Digital Technologies in Modern Policing
(Various Courses Available)

A variety of technical training is available from Body Worn Video Camera, to the use of Digital Evidence Management Systems, use of radios through to mobilising the workforce. Please contact Avon and Somerset Learning and Development for more details.

Niche – Various role profiles and functions
(Various Courses Available)

A wide selection of training courses are available in both Niche V.4 and Niche UA detailing a range of profiles and functions. Please contact Avon and Somerset Learning and Development for more details.

HOLMES 16 – Various role profiles and functions
(Various Courses Available)

A variety of training courses are available across various elements of HOLMES. From Casualty Bureau and Nominal Matching, through to role profiles such as MIR Manager and Indexer. Please contact Avon and Somerset Learning and Development for more details.

Command and Control
(Various Courses Available)

A variety of technical and theory based training is available from practical use of mapping, command and control systems, through to emergency and non-emergency call handling and dispatching.

Contact us about investigation training courses

To find out more or book a training course, contact the Training Team.

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