Instructor Name

Kelly Riddle




4 (2 Rating)

Course Requirements

To ensure you make the most of the 'Mastering Stealth Techniques for Your Vehicle' course at the PI Institute, we recommend that participants meet the following criteria:

  1. Basic Investigative Knowledge: A foundational understanding of investigative concepts and techniques will enhance your ability to grasp and apply advanced covert vehicle strategies.
  2. Familiarity with Surveillance Fundamentals: Prior experience in surveillance operations will provide you with a solid foundation for building upon more advanced tactics covered in this course.
  3. Technical Aptitude: Comfort with basic vehicle modifications and an aptitude for learning about innovative surveillance tools will facilitate your skill development.
  4. Equipment Access: Access to basic tools and materials required for vehicle modification and customization will be necessary to engage effectively in the practical aspects of the course.
  5. Ethical Awareness: An understanding of the legal and ethical considerations surrounding surveillance activities will ensure responsible and compliant use of acquired skills.
  6. Openness to Hands-On Learning: This course involves practical demonstrations and hands-on activities. An eagerness to engage in these activities will enhance your learning experience.

Participants who meet these requirements will be well-positioned to maximize their learning outcomes in our 'Making Your Vehicle Covert' course. Join us and take your surveillance capabilities to the next level.

Course Description

Making Your Vehicle Covert - Mastering Stealth Techniques for Your Vehicle and Enhance Your Surveillance Abilities: Enroll in this comprehensive course to gain hands-on expertise in transforming your surveillance vehicle into a covert tool for optimal reconnaissance. Benefit from live demonstrations and learn innovative strategies and cutting-edge tools to elevate your surveillance game. Elevate your skills with the leading PI Institute today!

Course Outcomes

  1. Advanced Covert Vehicle Setup: Learn to expertly outfit your surveillance vehicle with discreet modifications, ensuring it blends seamlessly into its surroundings for inconspicuous operations.
  2. Innovative Surveillance Tools: Acquire knowledge of the latest tools and equipment that enhance covert surveillance, enabling you to gather critical information effectively and discreetly.
  3. Strategic Camouflage Techniques: Develop skills in utilizing strategic camouflage methods to make your vehicle virtually undetectable, giving you the edge in maintaining a covert presence.
  4. Effective Surveillance Positioning: Understand the art of positioning your covert vehicle for optimal visibility while remaining hidden, enabling you to capture essential data without raising suspicion.
  5. Counter-Surveillance Measures: Learn to recognize and counter potential surveillance threats, ensuring that your covert vehicle remains secure and your operations remain confidential.
  6. Operational Safety and Security: Gain insights into maintaining your safety and security during covert surveillance operations, including methods to minimize risks and potential exposure.
  7. Data Gathering and Analysis: Master techniques for collecting, organizing, and analyzing surveillance data obtained from your covert vehicle, leading to more accurate and actionable insights.
  8. Adaptable Covert Strategies: Develop the ability to adapt your covert vehicle techniques to different environments and scenarios, allowing you to remain effective across various surveillance operations.
  9. Legal and Ethical Considerations: Understand the legal and ethical boundaries of covert surveillance, ensuring that your activities comply with regulations while achieving your investigative goals.
  10. Confidence in Surveillance Skills: Walk away with the confidence to conduct advanced covert surveillance using your transformed vehicle, knowing you possess the skills to excel in the field.

Enroll in the "Mastering Stealth Techniques for Your Vehicle" course at the PI Institute and emerge with the expertise to conduct discreet and effective surveillance operations in various situations.

Course Curriculum

1 Making Your Vehicle Covert Video
38 Min

2 Making Your Vehicle Covert Quiz [Quiz]
2 Min


Kelly Riddle

4 Rating
2 Reviews
282 Students
22 Courses

Mr. Riddle is the President of Kelmar Global Investigations and has more than 42 years of investigative experience.  He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from the University of North Alabama.  He has been designated an expert in surveillance, insurance investigations, nursing home abuse, and computer investigations.  He was chosen as the “PI of the Year” by the National Association of Investigative Specialists and the PI Magazine named Mr. Riddle as the “#1 PI in the United States.” Both organizations named him as “One of the Top 25 PIs of the 20th Century.” Kelly obtained his Texas Certified Investigator designation (held by less than 50 people in Texas). Mr. Riddle served as President of the Texas Association of Licensed Investigators (TALI,) from 2010-2012 as well as being a member of the TALI Board of Directors (2007-2010) and TALI Legislation Committee (2010 – present).  Kelly was the recipient of the 2013 Investigator of the Year award, the highest recognition presented by TALI. He was also named one of America’s Top PIs of 2022 by PI Magazine.

Kelly serves on the Board of Directors of Intellent – International Intelligence Network as well as being the Intellent Education Director.  Mr. Riddle is on the Board of Directors for the National Council of Investigation and Security Services (NCISS), as well as their Treasurer and Ethics Committee Chairman. Kelly serves on the Advisory Board for FAPI - the Florida Association of Private Investigators and is on the Public Relations Committee for the Council of International Investigators. Kelly served on the Board of Directors and was a Founding Member of the Intellenet Board Accredited Investigator (BAI) certification. Mr. Riddle served as the Region 4 Director for the National Association of Legal Investigators (NALI) from 2021-2023 and is the Membership Chair for the San Antonio Chapter of ASIS.

Mr. Riddle served on the Board of Directors and as the Treasurer for the National Association for Missing and Exploited Children. Kelly formerly served on the Board of Directors for the Freedom of Information Foundation of Texas. Kelly is a Founding Board Member and Board Advisor for the non-profit organization “Can You Identify Me.”

Mr. Riddle is the Founder and President of the PI Institute of Education, as well as the Founder of the Coalition of Association Leaders, comprised of past and present board members from state, national, and international associations. Kelly is the Founder and President of the Association of Christian Investigators with more than 1500 members in the U.S. and 19 countries. 

Mr. Riddle is the author of 14 books, co-author of 3 books, and has published more than 40 articles.  Kelly has been the guest speaker at more than 850 events and has been featured in newspapers, magazines, national television, radio, and podcast programs. Kelly was also presented with the NALI Editor-Publisher Award in 2004. Mr. Riddle is a regular contributor to the Working PI industry publication.  Mr. Riddle serves on the conference committee for the Alabama PI Association and the Texas Association of Licensed Investigators.

Mr. Riddle’s prior law enforcement experience includes being a member of the SWAT team, a Training Officer, an Emergency Medical Technician, an Evidence Technician, an Arson Investigator, a Juvenile Interdiction Specialist, and a Traffic Investigator. 


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