Computer Forensics Foundation Course (3 Days)

//Computer Forensics Foundation Course (3 Days)
Computer Forensics Foundation Course (3 Days)2018-12-13T12:10:09+00:00

Project Description

Become acquainted with the best practices for implementing and managing Computer Forensics processes

This course enables the participants to learn about the best practices for implementing and managing Computer Forensics processes as specified in the forensics certification. Participants will gain a basic understanding of fundamental computer forensics used to implement the forensics evidence recovery and analytical processes.

Who should attend?

Members of a Computer Forensics team
Computer Forensics Professionals wanting to gain a comprehensive knowledge of the main processes of Computer Forensics
Staff involved in the implementation of Computer Forensics
Technicians involved in operations related to Computer Forensics

Learning objectives

To understand the implementation of a Computer Forensics process
To understand the relationship between Computer Forensics and the compliance with the requirements of different stakeholders in an organization
To know the concepts, approaches, standards, methods and techniques allowing to effectively manage a Computer Forensics process
To acquire the necessary Knowledge to contribute in implementing Computer Forensics processes

Course Agenda
Day 1: Introduction to Computer Forensics

Introduction to the main concepts of Computer Forensics
Introduction to management systems and the process approach
Fundamental principles of Computer Forensics
Implementation phases of a Computer Forensics framework
Continual improvement of a Computer Forensics process

Day 2: Implementing Computer Forensics controls

Principles and design of Computer Forensics controls
Documentation of a Computer Forensics environment
Monitoring and reviewing the Computer Forensics controls
Examples of implementation of Computer Forensics controls based on best practices

Day 3: Certification Exam

Educational approach

This training is based on both theory and practice:

Sessions of lectures illustrated with examples based on real cases
Review exercises to assist the exam preparation
Practice test similar to the certification exam

To benefit from the practical exercises, the number of training participants is limited
Examination and Certification

The “PECB Certified Lead Forensics Foundation” exam fully meets the requirements of the PECB Examination and Certification Program (ECP). The exam covers the following competence domains:

Domain 1: Fundamental principles and concepts of Computer Forensics
Domain 2: Implementation of a Computer Forensics process

Duration: 1 hour

For more information about the exam, refer to PECB section on PECB Certified Lead Forensics Foundation at

A certificate of “PECB Certified Lead Forensics Foundation” will be issued to participants who successfully passed the exam and comply with all the other requirements related to this credential

General Information

Certification fees are included in the exam price
A student manual containing over 200 pages of information and practical examples will be distributed to participants
A participation certificate of 14 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) credits will be issued to participant
In case of failure of the exam, participants are allowed to retake the exam for free under certain conditions