Digital Forensics and Investigations
Digital Forensics and Investigations
05 Feb 2024
R 15500.00

Digital Forensics and Investigations
24 Jun 2024
R 15500.00

Brief Description
The Digital Forensics and Investigations short course provides you with the basic theoretical concepts of digital forensics, as well as its practical implementation in the business environment. During the course, you will gain insights to the general history of digital forensics, and acquire the requisite skills to conduct digital forensic investigations more effectively. The course specifically covers topics of digital forensic processes, hardware forensics, digital forensic tools, forensic readiness, networks forensics, live forensics, professionalism and ethics. You will further gain in-depth knowledge of privacy, cyber forensics, cyber law and cyber warfare and/or terrorism, among other aspects relevant to digital forensics.
Learning Outcomes
After successfully completing this course, you will have
  • gained theoretical knowledge and hands-on experience in digital forensic investigations
  • learned the importance of following the digital forensic process properly
  • gained experience in several areas of digital forensic investigations, including hardware forensics, software forensics, network forensics and live forensics
  • gained insight into ethics and legal aspects of digital forensics, and
  • the ability to apply the digital forensic skills.
Course Content
  • Introduction to digital forensics
  • The digital forensic process overview
  • Hardware forensics
  • Digital forensics tools
  • Forensics readiness
  • Networks forensics
  • Live forensics
  • Professionalism and ethics in digital forensics
  • Privacy
  • Cyber forensics
  • Cyber law
  • Cyber warfare and terrorism
Entry Requirements
Prospective delegates should at least have a National Senior Certificate (Grade 12), and at least two years of experience in IT which is strongly recommended.
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Catalogue and Category:
Information and Communication Technology
Who Should attend:
This course is ideal for you if you are
  • a law enforcer
  • a crime investigator
  • a manager in a larger organisation
  • technical personnel in larger organisation, and
  • anyone else interested in a general background of digital forensics.
Delivery Mode:
Contact Sessions
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