Intern investigators are 17 years or older and are current students which can join the team when their education pursuit allows. Investigators in training have completed the first 8-hour training course in Parapsychology and are working on their additional 4 hours of advanced education. All investigators are required to attend 14 hours of initial training in Parapsychology to be an investigator. Investigators complete continuing education as they progress through their membership in SPIRIT. They must participate in numerous investigations and must have completed several subject matter individual study subjects to become a full-fledged investigator.