CSPIS BooksCSPIS brings working professionals to their proven programs. As working professionals, still active in their careers, the faculty varies, allowing us to bring in only the biggest experts in their fields, including: private investigators, lawyers, rescue trainers, forensic experts and many more.

Our faculty is managed under our principal faculty general manager:

Edward M Franco

Edward FrancoGeneral Manager and Senior Investigation Instructor.

In high demand as both a private investigator and an instructor, Edward Franco began his career in investigation in 1981. Edward Franco handled the full spectrum of insurance, corporate and domestic cases. In addition to his work at CSPIS, he is Vice-President of Inside Eye Inc. and manager of Franco Investigation Services Ltd. He brings to his teaching this vast practical experience and hands-on knowledge gained over three decades of work in the field.


Jorge R. Lopez

Jorge Lppez, InstructorJorge graduated from CSPIS in 1994, having completed diplomas in both private investigation and legal studies. He went on to further develop his legal skills and experience and developed a successful career building on his skills, qualifications and his personal drive. Today Jorge is a highly regarded member of the legal community, dividing his time between his practice and contributing to the academic success of a new generation of practitioners. Jorge is an engaging speaker who brings forward a wealth of related experience.


Asraf Chandt

Mr. Chandt is an Ontario paralegal of note.  He is a member of the Law Society of Upper Asraf Chandt, Legal Instructor with CSPISCanada and has worked tirelessly as an advocate in areas of law including criminal, provincial offences and small claims court.  Asraf has worked as a judicial staff member for the Ministry of the Attorney General at the Superior Court of Justice and gained invaluable experience working with some of Ontario’s top Justices.  Academically, Asraf has achieved certificates in criminal law, negotiation, teaching TOEFL, as well as adult education.  Asraf holds diplomas in HR Management, Hospitality and Tourism Management.  He holds a degree in Associate of Applied Sciences and a BA in Business Administration.  Asraf brings his rich and varied experience to the legal department of CSPIS and ensures his students benefit from his mastery of academic materials as well as his broad real world experience.