2018 Annual Conference will be held August 22nd to 25th, 2018 at the La Torretta Lake Resort and Conference Center on Lake Conroe.
TALI's next major event: 2017 Annual Conference will be held at the San Antonio Wyndham Riverwalk, August 24th - 26th, 2017.
Please do NOT contact TALI to verify licensure in Texas. Contact the State Licensing Agency below.
Texas Licensing Agency:
PO Box 15999
Austin TX 78761-5999
Texas Dept of Public Safety
Private Security Bureau
Click here for the Texas DPS PSB Complaint Form
The Texas Certified Investigator (TCI) is the premier designation of the Texas Association of Licensed Investigators. Those investigators that are successful in achieving this prestigious designation demonstrate their high level of expertise and competence in a wide variety of investigative skills. To begin the application process, the candidate has to have a minimum of four (4) years experience as a private investigator and has to have at least five (5) years experience before actually sitting for the test. The candidate must be a Member in good standing with TALI.
TCI Application and Testing
After meeting the qualifications for TCI, the candidate must make application.
Successful completion of the qualifications, application, testing and white paper process enables the candidate to enjoy the privileges afforded a TCI. If considering pursuing the TCI designation, please contact the Committee Chair, Kevin Pipkins via email (KPipkins@pipkinspi.com) or at 713.682.1133.