NCTC Course Descriptions

Senior Polygraph Examiner

Course Description:

This course is specifically for experienced law enforcement Psychophysiological Detection of Deception examiners. The primary emphasis of the course will be on quality control, test data analysis, test question construction, and case review. The techniques that will be studied will include Law Enforcement Applicant Screening and Criminal Specific Testing.

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to:

  1. Conduct three- and seven-position scoring for test data analysis.
  2. Properly construct test questions for screening and specific issue polygraph examinations.
  3. Perform proper quality control for polygraph.
  4. Conduct law enforcement applicant and specific issue polygraph examinations.

Prerequisites: State, Local, or Federal Government Polygraph Examiner Certified

Course Length: 5 days/40 hours

Who May Attend: State, Local, or Federal Government Polygraph Examiner Certified



This event is offered on the following dates

Senior Polygraph Examiner
Monday, September 28, 2020 - Friday, October 2, 2020, Registration 0730 Class Starts 0800 - 1600
Las Vegas, NV - Las Vegas Metro Police Department Convention Center Area Command
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