OSINT Training

Duration: Full day

Tue 9th:

Wed 10th:


The OSINT training course covers the techniques and tools used to conduct successful investigations on the Internet. By the end of the course, attendees will be able to produce relevant, timely and actionable intelligence on persons of interest

Operational Security (OPSEC)
An overview of operational security processes and measures
Details of the various methods that can be used to mask your IP address and true identity

Evidence Collection
An outline of the processes used to collect evidence for court proceedings
Tools, techniques and considerations for the collection of evidence

Open Source Intelligence Gathering
Details of the open-source and social media sources that can be used to investigate an individual
A run through the tools (open-source and commercial) used for information gathering and analysis

Emerging Social Networks
Analysis and overview of new social networks
Tools for connecting to social networks that are typically only available on mobile phones using your computer
Techniques to collect information from emulated environments

Automated Harvesting of Content
Techniques for harvesting information from social networks and other sources with minimal programming knowledge
Issues to watch out for when automating information harvesting and solutions to these problems.

Maintaining Multiple Covert Identities
Techniques used to identify a fake profile
How to maintain multiple identities across various social networks
Techniques for creating a backstop for your online persona

Who should attend:

  • People with an interest in privacy, social media and OSINT
  • Law Enforcement Personnel
  • Corporate Security Professionals
  • Fraud Investigators
  • Auditors and Analysts
  • Recruiters 

What to bring:
Nothing, everything will be provided for you!