Deception Detection and Non-Verbal Communication

The English language has 112 words for deception, according to one count, each with a different shade of meaning: collusion, fakery, malingering, self-deception, confabulation, prevarication, exaggeration, denial.

Robin Marantz Henig

“Apply the lie detector to everything. You will be amazed at how many lies you will discover. Beware tough, you may discover that you are a lie.”
― Bangambiki Habyarimana, The Great Pearl of Wisdom

non-verbal communication

We communicate so much through our body language and spotting lies can be part of this.  This course is based on years of practical experience in Military Intelligence and academic research by Dr. Matthew Kane. We teach you not only how to read body language and interpreter what it means, this course also brings you to the forefront of spotting lies, from body language to intonation, to verbal cues. come learn from a former spy how to catch a lie.

This course is designed for anyone who has dealings with humans.

This course may be of particular interest to

  • HR professionals
  • Journalists
  • Sales reps
  • Negotiators
  • Political staff
  • Government analysts and intelligence professionals;
  • Corporate security professionals and business analysts;
  • Law enforcement officers;
  • Researchers and knowledge workers; and
  • Private investigators
  • Learn about all the ways we communicate
  • Learn about emotional deception detection and how to spot micro-expressions
  • Learn how to question someone on just about anything on the go
  • Learn about cultural non-verbal differences that we take for granted
  • Receive a signed copy of Dr. Matthew Kane’s book on body language and deception detection

Day 1

09:00 – Introduction to body language
10:00 – Nonverbal behaviour and biology
11:00 – Culture and Non-verbal behaviour
12:00 – Lunch
13:00 – Culture and non-verbal behaviour
14:00 – Universal emotions
15:00 – Basic micro-expressions
16:00 – Intermediate micro-expressions

Day 2

09:00 – Introduction to managing interactions
10:00 – Advanced interaction management
11:00 – Psychological techniques for interactions
12:00 – Lunch
13:00 – Introduction to deception detection
14:00 – Intermediate deception detection
15:00 – Tonality and vocalics
16:00 – Deportment as a questioning tool

Day 3

09:00 – Colour’s influence on the psyche
10:00 – Proxemics and haptics
11:00 – Interview preparation
12:00 – Lunch
13:00 – Interview preparation
14:00 – Basic questioning methodologies
15:00 – Intermediate questioning methodologies
16:00 – Questioning exercise

Course itinerary is for reference purposes only and is subject to change without notice

The cost for this course is $2999.00 per person