Associations

PIABC
Private Investigators Association of BC
The PIABC was incorporated as a society on November 20, 1995 in an effort to unify the Investigation Industry in BC and to provide a collective voice for all Private Investigators throughout our province.
» www.piabc.ca
VBoT
The Vancouver Board of Trade
The Vancouver Board of Trade’s mission is to work in the enlightened interest of our members to promote, enhance and facilitate the development of the region as a Pacific centre for trade, commerce and travel.
» www.boardoftrade.com
ASIS
American Society of Industrial Security
ASIS International is the largest organization for security professionals, with more than 36,000 members worldwide.
» www.asisonline.org
ACFE
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
The ACFE established and administers the Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) credential. Globally preferred by employers, the Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) credential denotes proven expertise in fraud prevention, detection and deterrence.
» www.acfe.com
ACFI
Association of Certified Forensic Investigators
ACFI is a non-profit Canadian organization whose objective is to promote and foster a national forum and governing body for the affiliation of professionals who provide to the public, governments and employers, their expertise and services in the areas of fraud prevention, detection and investigation.
» www.acfi.ca
 
IFPO
International Foundation for Protection Officers
The International Foundation for Protection Officers is dedicated to providing meaningful and cost effective training for security and protection officers. They believe that education is an essential part of the work that security and protection officers do.
» www.ifpo.org
PADI
Professional Associations of Dive Instructors
PADI is the world’s leading scuba diving training organization.With more than forty years experience and worldwide membership, PADI training materials and services lets divers experience scuba diving from nearly anywhere.

» www.padi.com

IAMI
International Association of Marine Investigators Inc.
Mission: To develop and provide high levels of training to law enforcement, insurance investigators, and other marine professionals. Working and training together with both public and private sectors, to combat marine theft, arson, fraud, and other criminal activity in the marine environment.
» www.iamimarine.org
CPIRC
Canadian Private Investigators Resource Centre
Canadian Private Investigators Detective Spy Resource Center was formed in 1999 and quickly became Canada’s premiere referral service for Canadian and international clients looking for Canadian private investigators and other related services.
» www.cpirc.com
NAIS
National Association of Investigative Specialists
An American trade association of private investigative professionals that focuses in on marketing investigative services, developing new investigative techniques, providing training programs for those in practice or those wishing to enter the profession.
» www.pimall.com/nais/
BCTA
British Columbia Trucking Association
BCTA is a province-wide, non-partisan, non-profit motor carrier association formed solely to advance the interests of British Columbia motor carriers. Founded in 1913, BCTA includes among its members for-hire and private carriers hauling every conceivable type of freight including manufactured goods, heavy specialised commodities, bulk products, household goods and general freight. BCTA also represents motor coach, courier, and waste management companies and suppliers to the industry.
» www.bctrucking.com