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

This course further explores the methodologies necessary to assist in the investigation and analysis of cyber crimes. Topics include commercial and open-source software tools for working with evidence acquisition, data recovery, and encryption. Upon completion, students should be able to perform the data recovery and analysis for a complete criminal or corporate investigation.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand The Digital Forensics Profession
  • Understand The Process of Digital Forensics
  • Processing Crime Scenes
  • Performing Digital Forensics in Different Operating Systems
  • The New Emerging Areas of Digital Forensics
  • Report Writing
  • Providing Expert Testimony
  • Ethics for Witnesses

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.