National CAE Designated Institution
  • Online, Instructor-Led
  • Classroom
Course Description

Students will explore advanced digital forensics and incident response techniques using industry-recognized tools. Hands-on projects will be used to demonstrate technical skills relevant to entry-level cybersecurity professionals. Students will analyze a simulated case and report findings through technical documents and presentations. This course is intended for students with computer experience and an interest in cyber defense for private organizations or government law enforcement. Careers and emerging trends in the field of cybersecurity will be evaluated.

Learning Objectives

  • Explain the qualifications and certifications of the incident response career path.
  • Explain the qualifications and certifications of the digital forensics career path.
  • Demonstrate technical skills for incident handling.
  • Explain law enforcement careers and emerging trends in the field of incident response.

    Framework Connections

    The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

    Specialty Areas

    • Incident Response
    • Digital Forensics