Get Hired

Requirements for StillWatch Investigators

  1. Must have a clean criminal record.
  2. Honesty.
  3. Have a reliable nondescript vehicle.
  4. Have a positive attitude with an ability to take direction.
  5. Be able get through the application process with the State of Tennessee.
  6. Be available to work, including evenings and weekends.
  7. Obtain REQUIRED equipment.
    1. Iphone is a must.
    2. Covert camera or body camera.
    3. Dash Board Camera with night vision.
    4. Bluetooth ear piece.
    5. HD Camcorder or 35 mm still camera with long lens.

What makes a great Nashville Private Investigator?

  • Understanding this is a good part time job. 
  • Attention to detail
  • Observation Skills
  • Creativity
  • Reasoning Skills
  • Patience
  • Work ethic
  • Lawfulness
  • People Skills
  • Discipline
  • Good Driver
  • Ability to listen and take direction from a man or a woman.
  • Punctual
  • Does not withhold any detail no matter the consequence. 

ACTUAL STEPS TO BECOME A PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR

  1. GET THE BOOK “IDIOTS GUIDE TO PRIVATE INVESTIGATING THIRD EDITION”
  2. KNOW THE TN RULES PERTAINING TO PRIVATE INVESTIGATORS
  3. PASS THE TEST LINK TO SCHEDULE TEST
  4. STUDY THE STATE OF TN RULES AND REGULATIONS
  5. PASS THE ONLINE PRACTICE EXAMS
  6. REQUEST THE AFFILIATION LETTER FROM COMPANY
  7. GET FINGERPRINTED LINK TO SCHEDULE FINGERPRINTS
  8. OBTAIN 2 PASSPORT PHOTOS 
  9. AFTER YOU PASS THE TEST, CREATE AN ACCOUNT AT CORE.TN.GOV
  10. APPLY, SUBMIT LETTER, SUBMIT FINGERPRINT RECEIPT, PHOTOS, THEN PAY APPLICATION FEES AFTER ALL ITEMS ARE SUBMITTED
  11. WAIT AS THE STATE PROCESSES APPLICATION, THEY WILL MAIL YOUR LICENSE TO THE STILLWATCH OFFICE

StillWatch Investigators use these apps

  1. Waze

    Other map Apps do not work for what we do.

  2. Timestamp Photo & Video

    We use the phone version and Mac desktop app for our photos.