• Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

The Fundamentals of Intelligence Analysis and Decisions course is a comprehensive training program designed to equip participants with the essential skills and knowledge required for effective intelligence analysis and decision-making. This course offers a deep dive into the principles and practices of intelligence analysis, providing a solid foundation for individuals seeking to excel in this critical field.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the basic principles of intelligence analysis.
  • Learn how to gather and evaluate information from diverse sources.
  • Develop skills in critical thinking and problem-solving within an intelligence context.
  • Explore various analytical techniques used in intelligence analysis.
  • Examine the ethical considerations and legal frameworks relevant to intelligence work.
  • Enhance communication skills for conveying analysis findings effectively.
  • Gain proficiency in utilizing technology and tools for data analysis in intelligence operations.
  • Explore decision-making processes and their application in intelligence contexts.
  • Understand the role of intelligence in national security and decision-making.
  • Develop an awareness of emerging trends and challenges in the field of intelligence analysis.

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
  • Cyber Defense Infrastructure Support
  • Network Services
  • Vulnerability Assessment and Management
  • All-Source Analysis