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Applications Now Open for 2022 Backster Scholarship Award

The Backster School of Lie Detection is dedicated to the development and advancement of current and future polygraph examiners around the world. As such, we have established the Cleve Backster Scholarship that will be awarded to one qualifying applicant per calendar year. The winner of the scholarship will receive FREE tuition to Backster’s Basic Polygraph Examiner Training Course and a Limestone ParagonX Silver Instrument Package. This scholarship worth $16,000 is… Read More »Applications Now Open for 2022 Backster Scholarship Award

FREE ONLINE TRAINING with APA CE CREDITS *Available in English and Spanish

We are pleased to announce that registration for our upcoming online training course is now open! See details below.  Date: February 02, 2022 Time: 1pm-5pm EST Instructor: Skip Webb Topic: Transition from Deceptive Results into Interrogation  In this course we will review:   Understanding the psychological coping methods used under cognitive load and stress. Stopping examinee denials upon being advised of the polygraph test results. Transitional themes to facilitate movement from… Read More »FREE ONLINE TRAINING with APA CE CREDITS *Available in English and Spanish

Registration Now Open for Basic Polygraph Training Course January 2021!

We are pleased to announce that registration for our upcoming Basic Polygraph Training Course in Kingston, Ontario is now open! Classes start January 18th, 2021. See below for details.  The Backster School of Lie Detection offers Polygraph Training that includes a Structured Pre-Test determined by agency requirements. Our school offers Examiners the flexibility to adapt the Pre-Test to meet your Agency’s testing requirements and legal criteria based on various testing… Read More »Registration Now Open for Basic Polygraph Training Course January 2021!

Backster Education Week – Continuing Education During COVID-19

As 2020 continues to be a year of unprecedented uncertainty due to COVID-19, many polygraph conferences and seminars have been postponed or cancelled. In an effort to support examiners during this time, and provide the opportunity for examiner to receive Continuing Education, the Backster School of Lie Detection has organized Backster Education Week. From September 1st – 3rd, 2020 we are offering 3 online polygraph training courses and a complimentary panel… Read More »Backster Education Week – Continuing Education During COVID-19

Basic Polygraph Examiner Course June 2020 – POSTPONED

The Backster School of Lie Detection offers Polygraph Training that includes a Structured Pre-Test determined by agency requirements. Our school offers Examiners the flexibility to adapt the Pre-Test to meet your Agency’s testing requirements and legal criteria based on various testing environments such as: Law Enforcement Investigations Pre-Employment Testing Personnel Security Screening  RESPECTED & RECOGNIZED BYAccredited Program by the American Polygraph Association (APA), The Canadian Association of Police Polygraphists (CAPP), The American… Read More »Basic Polygraph Examiner Course June 2020 – POSTPONED

Cambodia’s Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) Senior Officials Graduate from Canada’s World-Renowned School

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A Step Forward toward meeting Cambodia’s ACU Strategic Mandate For Internal Investigation and Recruitment [Kingston, Ontario]: On Friday, September 13th, 2019, senior staff from Cambodia’s Anti-Corruption Unit graduated from The Backster School of Lie Detection after completing a 10-week basic polygraph course.  All members of the Anti-Corruption Unit met the rigorous standards outlined by the American Polygraph Association (APA), the American Association of Police Polygraphists (AAPP), Canadian Association of Police… Read More »Cambodia’s Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) Senior Officials Graduate from Canada’s World-Renowned School

Alumni, Contact Us and Recieve your Backster Coins!

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If you are a graduate of The Backster School of Lie Detection, contact us at sales@limestonetech.com with your mailing information, and we’ll send you a Backster Challenge Coin. Don’t forget, if you see us at an event, show us your challenge coin, and your drink is on us! Please include the following information in your email. If you send us a photo of you holding your Backster Challenge Coin, we’ll… Read More »Alumni, Contact Us and Recieve your Backster Coins!

Limestone Technologies Inc. Purchases Backster School of Lie Detection

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The Backster School of Lie Detection was founded in 1959 by world-renowned polygraph examiner and researcher, Cleve Backster. Cleve’s contributions to polygraph were immense and his legacy lives on today. In 2017, Limestone Technologies acquired the Backster School of Lie Detection to continue the work of Cleve Backster in polygraph education. Our combined staff of instructors have over one hundred years of polygraph experience and have conducted thousands of polygraph… Read More »Limestone Technologies Inc. Purchases Backster School of Lie Detection