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Continuing IT Training Program

Cyber Forensics

Program Overview

This course will introduce students to the tools, techniques, and procedures employed by digital investigation teams found at various sizes and types of organizations. The course will focus on the legal, administrative, and procedural requirements that govern a digital investigation team, and how to assess if a financial institution is properly meeting those requirements and producing quality reports

Key Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

Instructional Format

Facilitated classroom discussion and lectures


Four and one-half day course



Target Audience

Examiners or ITEAs who will lead or participate on level B and A examinations.

This course is open to appropriate staff of the FDIC and partner government regulatory agencies. This course is not open to the public or staff of private banks.


Participants should have completed all of the basic- level and, at least most of, the intermediate-level IT courses.  In addition, participants should complete the Network Architecture Security course AND the Advanced Network Vulnerabilities Assessment course prior taking this course.  

Pre-Course Assignment


Special Requirements


Post-Course Feedback



This course may provide CPE/CEU credits; however, any credits offered will be handled by the vendor.

More Information

For more information concerning course content and administration, please email Dr. Allen Yarbrough or call (703) 516-1235.

For questions regarding course registration, please contact the CURegistrar.