InfraGard LA and CTWatch present the following course: Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) Level 3 – Collection & Tradecraft. Building upon previous OSINT Level 1 and 2 courses, this course seeks to enable student attendees with techniques and tradecraft to expand to searches outside the United States using some clever techniques to achieve better results. Furthermore, this course seeks to help attendees assess organizations and businesses for intelligence. The course is capped off with an assessment of the enumeration of specialized technologies to further enable intelligence collection.
**Eligible for 4 ASIS CPE credits
1. Searching for regional information abroad
2. Identifying technology flaws in organizations/attribution of businesses to/from people
3. Email and Specialized technology identification
4. Research tradecraft
5. Research tools and resources
6. Research automation
Who should attend:
Open to anyone. Particuarly aimed toward InfraGard Members, Public Safety (Law/Health/Fire), Terrorism Liaison Officers (TLO’s), Infrastructure Liaison Officers (ILO’s), Private Sector Security, Area Stakeholders, all Critical Infrastructure Sectors, Intelligence Analysts, Intelligence Officers and Private Investigators.
Vice President, CT Watch
A native of Eastern Tennessee, SME is an Open-Source Intelligence (OSINT) and investigations expert specializing in assessing public information for evaluating external risks, finding missing persons, threat modeling, and operations security. The SME possess several cybersecurity industry certifications including Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP®) and GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH®). SME is a former Navy Submarine Navigation Electronics Technician and transitioned into the private sector offering collaborative attitude and expertise to support a variety of organizations, both public and private in implementing better cybersecurity.