• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

In this Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) Fundamentals training course, you will gain fundamental knowledge about OSINT, who uses it, and the ethical implications of using it. Upon completion, students will have a solid understanding of OSINT.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, students should be able to:
- Understand the OSINT cycle
- Interpret the possible vectors of an investigation
- Understand how different tools work
- Conduct a basic OSINT investigation
- Prepare for the next steps in studying OSINT

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.