Explore the technical and legal fundamentals for handling digital evidence. Follow a scenario-based approach to first response, including evidence gathering, preservation and data acquisition.
Major topics include coordinating a response approach, seizing evidence according to a scope of authority, and performing a legally defensible acquisition of data. Each real-world scenario includes hands-on activities using industry standard commercial and open source digital forensics tools.
Our noncredit digital forensics course is for anyone:
NTW-555 Introduction to Digital Forensics: Evidence Handling and Incident Response
For a total of ten hours broken into a few sessions and scheduled to accommodate busy lifestyles, this course is a great way to gain new skills in the midst of having multiple obligations at work, home, and/or school.
This course is offered as a face-to-face option for those who want a hands-on experience. Explore real-world scenarios in our digital forensics lab which mimics the work environment found in a Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility (SCIF). Our cutting-edge digital forensics classroom at CCPT was designed in collaboration with the Department of Defense Cyber Crime Center (DC3), pursuant to the Center of Digital Forensics Academic Excellence (CDFAE) designation.