Titan Investigations

Private Investigator Training Information

Titan’s Private Investigation 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 Centre is conveniently located within easy reach of the M1 motorway, only one mile from Nottingham Train Station - where students can travel 90 minutes direct from Central London - and within a 30-minute drive of East Midlands Airport.

Location Information

Titan Investigations Private Investigator training location and training venue details.

Private Investigator Training Nottingham | Titan Investigations


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

Private Investigator Nottingham Training Environment | Titan Investigations


Nottinghamshire County 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.

Private Investigator Training London Foot Surveillance | Titan Investigations

London Training

The Titan 2 day London Foot Surveillance course equips students with an awareness of what to expect and further knowledge of how to conduct surveillance in a busy capital city.

Private Investigator Nottingham Training Venue Trent University | Titan Investigations

Training Venue

Our lectures are all held at Nottingham Trent University offering modern and discreet learning environments in which to teach the range of diverse elements that make up surveillance tradecraft and theory.


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.

Senior Instructor

A former Security Service (MI5) Mobile Surveillance Operator, with operational experience in conducting surveillance against Serious Organised Crime, Industrial Espionage, and Counter-Terrorism.

Assistant Instructors
A former SRR military operative and surveillance instructor who served for 24 years and who has 8 years working within the top tier of the commercial surveillance industry both Nationally and Internationally.

A former Police surveillance instructor in foot, mobile and the specialist surveillance motorcyclist role bringing 30 years of government experience. The newest instructor to join the Titan training team who has a wealth of operational experience investigating serious, organised crime syndicates and counter-terror.


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.

CPD Courses

The CPD (Continuing Professional Development) courses are aimed at operators who are already working within the sector and simply wish to either refresh or improve their knowledge or learn a new speciality to develop their skill base. CPD combines different methodologies to learning, such as training workshops, conferences and events, e-learning programs, best practice techniques and ideas sharing.

Venue Parking

We offer discounted parking for all Titan Private Investigator Training students at Q-Park Talbot Street, located around the corner from the venue, for £7.50 for up to 8 hours and £9.50 for up to 24 hours.
Simply park in the car park as normal and bring your token to our reception team.


Titan’s City Centre location within the campus of Nottingham Trent University means many of the UK’s biggest and most well-known hotel chains are within walking distance of the Centre, providing plenty of accommodation choices to suit all requirements and budgets. For those who prefer to stay outside of the busy City Centre, there is also a wide variety of rural retreats to choose from.

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Travel Information

Titan’s Nottingham Private Investigator Training Centre is in the perfect location for car travel with easy access from the M1 and plenty of car parking options adjacent and next door our venue.
For Sat Nav purposes, we recommend using postcode - NG1 4BU.

Travel by Car

From the M1 North to Titan’s Training Centre

Leave the M1 motorway at junction 26 and follow the A610 signposted to Nottingham. Continue through two roundabouts for approximately 4.3 miles and then take a slight left onto Talbot Street. Continue down Talbot Street for a further 0.5 miles and Titan’s Training Centre is located on your left within the grounds of Nottingham Trent University.

From the M1 South to Titan’s Training Centre
Leave the M1 motorway at junction 25 and follow the A52 signposted to Nottingham. Head northeast on Brain Clough Way/A52, through three roundabouts for approximately 5.5 miles. At the fourth roundabout, take the second exit onto Derby Road/A6200 and continue to follow A6200 for 1.5 miles. Turn left onto St. Helen’s St and stay right to continue on St Helen’s St. At the T-junction, turn right onto Alfreton Rd/A610 and take the slight left onto Talbot St. Continue for 0.5 miles and Titan’s Training Centre is located on your left within the grounds of Nottingham Trent University.

Travel by Train

Titan’s Training Centre is just a 1 mile (approx.15 minute walk) from Nottingham Train Station.
Timetable information is available at the National Rail website and tickets can be booked through East Midlands Trains.
Titan’s Training Centre is easily accessible from the train station via public transport. Upon arrival in Nottingham follow the signs for the tram (Nottingham Express Transit) to Station Street tram stop nearby.
The Royal Centre stop is the nearest stop for Titan’s Training Centre based within the grounds of Nottingham Trent University but students can also use Nottingham Trent University’s own tram stop on Goldsmith Street.

Travel by Air

The closest airport to Nottingham is East Midlands Airport (EMA) which is 15 miles outside of Nottingham, taking less than 30 minutes by car or bus. Nottingham is well connected to the airport by bus using the Skylink bus service that runs every 30 minutes and stops a few minutes walk away from Nottingham Conference Centre. More information on fares and timetables can be found on the East Midlands Airport website. Taxis are also available at the airport.

Other airports that you may fly into are:

  • Birmingham International Airport (BHX) 48.7 miles (M42 and A42)
  • Robin Hood Airport (DSA) 54.1 miles (M1)
  • Manchester Airport (MAN) 88.2 miles (M1)
  • London Luton Airport (LTN) 99.3 miles (M1)
  • London Stansted Airport (STN) 115 miles (A1)
  • London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 129 miles (M1)
  • London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 165 miles (M25 and M1)

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