• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Over the last 10 years the world has experienced a need for competent professionals who can effectively manage complex cyber issues that threaten the assets and people of corporations, public and private institutions and government. To meet this need the McAfee Institute administers the Certified Cyber Intelligence Investigator (CCII). This remarkable group of professionals has demonstrated their competency in the areas of cyber intelligence, leadership and industry best practices through an intensive qualification and testing program. As a result, each of them is awarded the coveted designation of CCII and is recognized as leaders in their profession.

Even better yet! This certification program and all the resources are completely online and self-study! No matter when you want it, where you want it or where you are located around the world, it will be available 24/7/365.

What is Included?

  • CCII Digital Study Guides
  • CCII Online Training Course
  • 35 CPE Credits

Bonus Items!

  • CCTA Online Prep Review Course
  • CCII Exam Fee
  • Networking & Collaboration

Learning Objectives

The CCII Certification Program contains 26 modules that are self-study learning opportunities. Study as you see fit, 24/7/365 anywhere at any time!

  • History and Background
  • Cyber Intelligence (Overview)
  • eCrime Investigation Methodologies
  • Advanced eCrime Investigations
  • Classified Investigation Methodologies
  • Introduction to Cyber Investigations
  • Exploring the Deep Web
  • Interpretation of Behaviors
  • Cyber Investigations 101
  • Understanding the Perpetrator
  • Email Headers and Digital Forensics
  • Open Source Intelligence
  • Privacy
  • Basic Social Media Investigations
  • Advanced Social Media Investigations
  • Documenting Social Media Evidence
  • Chatting Up Your Person of Interest
  • What We Do With Dating Sites
  • Law Enforcement Efforts
  • Legal Fundamentals of Cyber Investigations
  • How to Utilize Informants
  • Digital Evidence
  • Setting Up an Investigator's Computer
  • Ethical Considerations
  • Advanced Searching
  • Understanding Deception

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.