This course provides delegates fundamental knowledge of the specialist field of geo location tradecraft. The increasing use of geo location based apps and devices has presented investigators with a completely new world of opportunities, and exploits in the tracking and analysis of devices. This course will introduce the investigator into the opportunities available, and the accuracy and the data, both online and within devices. The course will empower the investigator with the best tools, tradecraft analysis and digital hygiene, in order to perform the tasks required, with the minimum of footprint, but maximum effect. The course is highly practical allowing delegates the time to explore and understand geolocation tools and resources.
Delegates will be presented with problems and data in order to track and locate devices, tracking speed direction and use. They will also be trained in the use of online tools and data gleaned by third parties in order to identify a device and its use in social media and other online forums. These exercises will empower the delegate with the tradecraft and methodology when faced with location data and grid references.
The intended audience is for anyone who wishes to be able to utilise advanced software and tools for finding intelligence gathering and investigation on the Internet and World Wide Web. It will be of particular interest to those in the private and public sector investigation or intelligence collection fields.