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Interview and Interrogation

LEARN TO USE THE TRUTH TO YOUR ADVANTAGE

Wicklander-Zulawski & Associates (WZ) is an internationally recognized firm established in 1982.  Our passion for the truth has led us to become a world leader in non-confrontational interview and interrogation training. 

WZ’s team of Certified Forensic Interviewers (CFI) teaches a series of techniques, anchored by the WZ Non-Confrontational Method, to integrate strategic preparation, behavior interpretation, and structured questions allowing an interviewer to successfully adapt to any type of investigation. 

Join WZ to obtain training in the WZ Seminar on Interview & Interrogation Techniques.  This course is ideal for organizations who desire to use a non-confrontational approach to resolving cases and determining when an individual is being truthful. 

Learn how to conduct interviews that lead to an admission from the guilty without destroying the morale of the innocent, and identify the deceptive without confrontation. WZ’s unique non-confrontational communication techniques eliminate conflict between interviewers and their subjects while demonstrating how to reduce objections and denials.

INTERVIEW & INTERROGATION TECHNQIUES

  • Room Setting and Preparation
  • Interpretation of Verbal and Physical Behavior
  • Handling Denials
  • Obtaining the Admission
  • The WZ Non-Confrontational Method
  • Participatory Approach
  • Enticement Questions
  • The Written or Recorded Confession

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

Loss prevention personnel, security investigators, human resource professionals, auditors, operations managers, school administrators, auditors, small business owners, security and anyone responsible for obtaining the truth from people who are reluctant to share it.

WZ CERTIFIED INSTRUCTORS

ALL of WZ’s instructors are Certified Forensic Interviewers (CFI) who teach the same up-to-date skills and methods they themselves have used during their own investigations.  To qualify for this distinction, a person must pass a standardized examination, which covers a series of topics regarding the interviewing and interrogation process.  The CFI demonstrates understanding of legal aspects of interviewing and proficiency in interview preparation, behavioral, analysis, accusatory and non-accusatory interviewing, documentation, and presentation of findings.

Upcoming Classes

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Miami, FL
December 5, 2018 (2 days)
David Thompson, CFI
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Macy\'s Ala Moana (enter through employee door - up the ramp right off of Kona Street)
Honolulu, HI
November 14, 2018 (2 days)
Shane Sturman, CFI, CPP
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Orlando, FL
October 31, 2018 (2 days)
Tammy Clark, CFE, CFI
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San Jose, CA
October 24, 2018 (2 days)
Shane Sturman, CFI, CPP
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Hilton Kansas City Airport
Kansas City, MO
October 17, 2018 (2 days)
Tammy Clark, CFE, CFI
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Hilton Newark Penn Station
Newark, NJ
October 10, 2018 (2 days)
Chris Norris, CFI
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Hilton Lisle-Naperville
Lisle, IL
October 3, 2018 (2 days)
Tammy Clark, CFE, CFI
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Holiday Inn Toronto Airport East
Toronto, Ontario
September 26, 2018 (2 days)
Wayne Hoover, CFI
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Doubletree Suites
Austin, TX
September 19, 2018 (2 days)
Tammy Clark, CFE, CFI
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Hilton Los Angeles Airport
Los Angeles, CA
September 12, 2018 (2 days)
Shane Sturman, CFI, CPP
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Hilton Garden Inn Cleveland Airport
Cleveland, OH
September 5, 2018 (2 days)
Wayne Hoover, CFI
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Homewood Suites
Little Rock, AR
August 29, 2018 (2 days)
Wayne Hoover, CFI
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Embassy Suites Portland Airport
Portland, OR
August 15, 2018 (2 days)
Shane Sturman, CFI, CPP
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