The FREE 2022 MAPI ZOOM Seminar is Saturday, May 7!

Sign Up TODAY for the FREE MAPI Spring ZOOM Seminar on (Sat.) May 7, 2022 from 8:30 am to 11:30 am. This Event is FREE and will offer 3.0 CEU Hours of Credit that will be approved by the MN PI/PA Board. This is part of your Annual Membership Benefits, so please do not miss it.

To register, please email Us the following information prior to the event: your name, business name, and MN PI/PA license #. You will be emailed information on how to join the live ZOOM event. Certificates of attendance showing your completion of 3.0 CEU credits will be emailed to participants after the event.

Seminar Schedule:

  • 8:30 - 9:00 am MN PD/PA Board Updates
    Hugo McPhree, Executive DIrector of the MN PI Board, will cover updates to rules and regulations affecting members of our profession.

  • 9:00 - 10:00 am Operations Security
    Stephen Komorek, Security and Investigations Professional and CEO of API International Consulting Group, will present an overview of the threats and dangers posed by bad actors using new tactics, techniques, and procedures.

  • 10:00 - 11:30 am Evidence: Legal Considerations for the Investigator
    Susan Johnson, Attorney at Law and Investigator for Ellis Law Office in St, Paul, will present information and best practices on how to effectively gather evidence useful for trials, and in ways most likely to obtain favorable results for the client.

Members! Thank you for attending our successful 2021 MAPI Fall Conference.

The 2021 MAPI FALL Conference was held at Treasure Island Hotel on Wed. Sept. 29th & Thurs. Sept. 30, 2021.

Several options for attendance and classes were available, and a Missisippi River boat cruise was enjoyed by many. Attendance prices ranged from $75-$200, depending if members wanted to attend online, or in-person with CPR/First Aid Training and the Boat Cruise.

Speakers and Events included:

  • TX based Attorney/Investigator & NCISS President Wes Beardon was in-person and gave a Presentation on Surveillance Law and Privacy Updates and NCISS Federal Law updates
  • CO Certified Death Investigator Dean Beers presented a course on Motor Vehicle Death Investigations via Zoom
  • Woodbury, MN Police Sgt. Scott Melander gave a presentation on Crowd Control and Security Planning issues
  • MAPI Member Bruce Olson taught our optional CPR & First Aid Training course
  • MN PI/PA Board updates provided by the MN PI Board
  • Treasure Island Wed. Evening River Boat Cruise Happy Hour Event (Limited size) with food & drink provided
  • Zoom Vendor Presentations & MAPI Updates
  • Great Training & Networking Opportunities
  • Breakfast & Lunch was included
  • Certificate of Attendance was provided with MN PI/PA Board Approved CEUs
  • Free Giveaways and Training Literature

As always, signup for conferences and membersships is done on our Payments page. See you at the next conference!


Yearly Training and Network Opportunities

  • Each year, MAPI members can look forward to fun events and opportunities to earn MN PI Board Approved Continuing Education credits.

  • Our FREE Spring Seminar typically offers CEU credits classes and an update from the MN PI Board.

  • The Fall Conference is a time to get education from nationally known experts and private investigators that can help you improve how you work, and get an update from the MN PI Board. This yearly two day event is held at different locations around Minnesota and is always well attended. We look forward to seeing you!


MAPI sponsors have opportunities to meet with our members at MAPI Events, and to provide materials and information to them about their business. For more information on how you or your business can become a MAPI Sponsor, visit our Payment page to get started.

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