Titan Surveillance Training

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Private Investigator  & Surveillance Training Information

Titan Training Academy Training Course Locations are easily accessible by road, rail and air; making Titan a superb choice of training provider within the East Midlands.

Titan’s Training Facility is conveniently located within easy reach of the M1 & A38 roadways,  the nearest main train station is located in Derby City Centre where students can travel 90 minutes direct from Central London – and within a 30-minute drive of East Midlands Airport.

Location Information

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Chosen for their metropolitan ambience and varied infrastructure, Titan’s surveillance foot training is predominantly based in Nottingham & Derby City Centres. Each location boasts a full quota of public services and transportation making it the ideal location in which to learn/ practice foot surveillance.

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The Derby & Nottingham area is again the ideal backdrop in which to practice mobile surveillance as it provides versatility through easy access to rural areas, airports, and motorway networks. Training designed/ based around complex environments such as these will provide students with the knowledge and adaptability to be able to operate in most city, urban and rural settings.

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Training Facility

Our courses are all held at our Derby training facility located in Duffield. This new facility offers our students a modern and discreet learning environment in which to teach the range of diverse elements that make up surveillance tradecraft and theory.

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Simon Henson – Senior Instructor

Simon brings a wealth of operational and training experience to Titan’s surveillance courses. He began his 17 years Police service in 1997 where he quickly diversified into the covert world, operating as a surveillance operative/investigator. As a Detective Sergeant, he managed surveillance operations Nationally combatting Serious Organised Crime (SOC) before moving into Counter-Terrorism.

Brian Collins – Instructor

Guy Cooper – Instructor

Charlie – Instructor

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RFQ Certified Courses

Titan students will be awarded with RQF Level 4 in Covert Surveillance Operations qualification on successful course completion. RFQ certified qualifications are accredited through SFJ Awards.

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Titan’s Renowned Student Aftercare “GROW”
On successful completion of Titan’s 5 Day Surveillance Course, students aren’t then left to find their way in this hard but exciting industry. Titan has a loyalty to their students and offers aftercare in the form of “GROW”.

Group – Added to Titan’s Operational Resourcing Group where students will be allocated their first operational tasks.
Recommend – Advised on equipment, setup, tactics and the law.
Ongoing Support – Allocated a mentor to instil success in the early stages of your career when you are judged the most.
With You – Double crewed on your first live operational deployments to ensure your confidence grows.

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Travel Information

Titan’s Derby Surveillance Training Centre is in the perfect location for car travel with easy access from the M1 & A38 and is located within easy reach of mainline rail services at Derby station.


Titan’s Surveillance Training facility is located in the vibrant village of Duffield, it is within close proximity of Derby. Visitors to the village will find it a friendly relaxing place, there are shops, restaurants, cafe’s and all the usual amenities associated with a large village including recreational facilities and pubs and within easy reach of the wonderful landscape of the Peak District National Park.

Duffield also as a small train station with a direct rail-link to the East Midlands Railways – Derby Station.

Venue Parking

Our Surveillance Training facility offers our students free onsite parking while they attend the course each day.


Titan’s training facility is located close to Derby and the towns of Belper and Ripley providing our students plenty of accommodation choices to suit all requirements and budgets. For those who prefer to stay outside the busy City Centre, there is also a wide variety of rural retreats to choose from.

Makeney Hall – Milford
Picturesque Victorian Hall, located right in the heart of the beautiful English countryside.

Easily accessible by Busses, Trains, Airports.

East Midlands Airport 20 Miles
Strutt Arms Bus Stop 7 Minutes Walk
Belper Train Station 2 Miles

Location –
Makeney Rd, Milford,
DE56 0RS
Phone: 01332 845704
Web: www.makeney.co.uk

Premier Inn – Ripley
Discover the delights of Derbyshire from the Premier Inn Hotel Ripley.

Rooms include super-comfy Hypnos bed, a power shower and free Wi-Fi, our double rooms have everything you’ll need for a great night’s sleep.  Enjoy a delicious meal at Cookhouse and Pub restaurant.
Transport and local information:
Alfreton Train Station 6 miles
Nottingham Shopping Centre 15 miles
Chatsworth House 21 miles
Derby Museum & Art Gallery 13 miles
Location –
Nottingham Road, 
Sat Nav Directions: DE5 3AD
Phone: 0333 321 8447

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