Our Courses

We take Digital Forensic Training to the next level, moving away from “push button forensics” and exposing digital evidence wherever it exists. Ones and zeroes are neutral… so is our training.

Course CalendarCourse Delivery Options

Digital Forensic Courses

Windows 11 Forensic Exploitation

First insight into the latest version of the Windows Operating System.  This course takes a deep dive into the latest features relevant to any DFIR examination where Windows 11 host user data.

Advanced Level

Data Storage Foundations

The course covers in-depth architecture and functionality of the Microsoft NT File System (NTFS), and exFAT File Systems, and related directory entry metadata for locating files on electronic devices. This is followed by an advanced examination of core Windows artifacts pertaining to user activity.

Intermediate Level

UAV (Drone) Forensic Analysis

This advanced level course will equip you with the practical skills and competencies required to identify and extract various sources of data recoverable from Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), including their associated control devices in line with approved best practices.

Advanced Level

Applied Database Forensics

Learn to use various applications and utilities to successfully identify, process, understand and exploit numerous database structures found on iOS, Android, Windows and Apple systems.

Advanced Level

Windows Artifact Foundations

This hands-on, 3-day course will introduce the participants to the many forensically relevant items saved on a Windows-based system through the user’s interaction and routine, host operating system functionality.  SQLite will be introduced along with basic scripting techniques to exploit the data.

Intermediate Level

Windows 10 Advanced Forensics

The Advanced Windows® 10 Forensic analysis class is an expert-level four-day training course, designed for examiners who are familiar with the principles of digital forensics and keen to expand their knowledge on advanced forensics using a host of third-party tools to improve their computer investigations. 

Advanced Level

Host Based Network Forensics

The Spyder Forensic Advanced Network Intrusion Forensic Analysis course will give participants unbiased knowledge and skills necessary to analyze artifacts left behind as the result of network intrusion activities, utilizing standard tools and open-source applications to explore the data in greater depth by learning how applications function and store data on the systems during network intrusion.

Advanced Level

Foundations in Digital Forensics

This is a 4-day course is designed for the investigator/examiner entering the field of digital forensics that provides the fundamental knowledge to investigate incidents involving electronic devices. The course covers in-depth architecture and functionality of data structures and an introduction to the Windows Operating System Analysis

Foundations Level

Digital Investigation Courses

Spyder Forensics DarkWeb Investigator

This course will provide the student with the understanding of how to accomplish effective investigation of Darknet sites and users. The course will allow Law enforcement to step up their investigative skills to meet the new challenges offered by the anonymity of the Darknet.


Intermediate Level

Spyder Forensics Open-Source Intelligence (OSINT)

This Foundations course will introduce to the world of Open-Source Intelligence (OSINT) information research, collection, exploitation, and analysis. This course will teach you how apply good attribution to protect your identity and organization by providing defensive techniques in the operating environment, including misattribution and creation and usage of sock puppets. 


Foundation Level

Spyder Forensics Cryptocurrency Investigator

This course is designed for Investigators involved in the investigation of any crime where the use of cryptocurrency is involved.  This course will cover the basics of cryptocurrency, how its used and how to trace transactions through blockchains


Intermediate Level

Specialized Courses

Applied RegEx using PowerShell

This course will first introduce you to the RegEx language and apply the skills learnt across multiple data sets using Windows® PowerShell. This is a hands-on intensive course with multiple instructor led labs and student practicals, followed by a certification exam to demonstrate proficiently in building complex RegEx patterns and applications in PowerShell.

Specialist Level

SQLite Forensics Fundamentals

This course will give participants an understanding of SQLite, how data is stored and the skills necessary to create queries to extract, interpret and present information in a meaningful manner. This includes translating dates and times and querying information stored in multiple tables to create a more robust report.

Specialist Level