A Two Day Course. Covert desk top investigation and due diligence using Internet tools.

To provide delegates with the capability and opportunity to conduct organised and effective on-line searches, which will demonstrate how to maximise the potential of all available sources of information on the Internet.

Course Aims

To equip professionals with the skills to identify and monitor activity on the internet.

Who Should Attend

This course is suitable as an introduction to internet / e-discovery investigation and relevant to all organisations and individuals involved in gathering intelligence & information for enforcement purposes via the Internet.

Learning Outcomes

  • Effectively use search engines to conduct searches
  • Search social networking sites, forums and blogs for intelligence
  • Basic internet security and safety
  • Explain and utilise a variety of open sources
  • Research telephone numbers, addresses and individuals using various methods
  • Research companies and business to obtain specific information
  • Methods to identify website ownership and traceability
  • Monitor websites and keywords of special interest
  • Effectively evaluate open sources
  • Implement ongoing internet monitoring systems
  • Apply lateral thinking techniques to validate appropriate information
  • Develop efficient and focused strategies for the collection of data
  • Employ techniques to avoid compromising a your company or an investigation

What people said about this course

I attended the course in September 2014. I found the internet tracking and footprint issues particularly interesting. Some of the up to date search engines are fascinating.

Tom , UK Gov

I real eye opener to find out what you can establish about people with just a few clicks.

Norman , UK Gov

Private Courses

This course is available to be run privately at your discretion.

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This course offers training to help delegates conduct organised and effective online searches and maximize the potential of the internet

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