• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

Certified Space Incident Response, Forensics, and Defense Specialist (CSIFS) certification course is designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively respond to, investigate, and defend against security incidents in space systems and operations. The course covers a wide range of topics from space-specific threat models to advanced digital forensics, incident management, and strategic defense mechanisms tailored for the unique challenges of space environments. This specialized certification course prepares participants to effectively manage and respond to security incidents in the rapidly evolving domain of space operations. It covers strategic response planning, sophisticated digital forensics, and the implementation of defense strategies to safeguard space assets against emerging threats.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the fundamentals of space incident response and its importance in space exploration security.
  • Develop skills in forensic analysis specific to space-related incidents and events.
  • Learn advanced defense strategies to protect space assets and systems.
  • Explore real-world case studies of space incidents and apply problem-solving techniques.
  • Master the use of specialized tools and technologies for space forensics and defense.
  • Enhance knowledge of space regulations and international agreements governing incident response.
  • Collaborate with peers in simulated space incident scenarios to apply learned concepts.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in reporting and documenting space incident response and forensic findings.
  • Stay updated on the latest trends and threats in the field of space security.
  • Achieve certification as a Certified Space Incident Response, Forensics, and Defense Specialist (CSIFS).

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

  • Risk Management
  • Digital Forensics
  • Cyber Defense Analysis
  • Cyber Defense Infrastructure Support
  • Incident Response