He has been nominated for the The Strand Award for Best Debut Novel for The Yard, the The Dilys Award for The Black Country, and the Barry Award for Best First Novel for The Yard. He was also the recipient of the Kansas Notable Book Award from the State Library of Kansas for The Yard, The Black Country, and The Devil’s Workshop. Studies of theory, history and psychophysiology are pursued through lecture and assigned reading.Theory is quickly put into practice as students receive hands on instruction with a variety of polygraph instrumentation, from the older mechanical instruments, to the most modern electronic and computerized instrumentation available.Alex Grecian is an American author of short fiction, novels, comic books, and graphic novels.He has written an original ‘Murder Squad’ e-book, THE BLUE GIRL, and an original graphic novel, SEVEN SONS, as well as a multitude of short stories, both comics and prose, for various anthologies.The APA is the largest professional association of law enforcement, private and government examiners in the world.“Best Practices” and “Model Policies” are established and continually updated to ensure that the profession remains “state of the art.” IAFPI schools offer a comprehensive education in the art of the detection of deception.
Our schools are also recognized by the American Association of Police Polygraphists (AAPP).
The IAFPI is an independent, autonomous association of polygraph schools and programs accredited by the APA.