About this course

Tech type Essentials
Course code QASEMCYIC
Duration 1 Day

The Dark Web is at the forefront of criminal innovation and understanding how it works is the first step in being able to combat the illegal activities that go on there.

Come along to see the QA Cyber Lab and the unique learning environment available to guests with technical skills where you can take part in one of our Cyber Investigator ‘digital treasure hunt’ challenges to have a taste of immersive learning in the lab. This practical cyber investigator challenge event will allow delegates to use put their OSINT skills to the test in a real life environment.

In a purpose built state of the art cyber lab, delegates will have hands-on application and exposure to cyber investigations and simulated challenge utilising a wide range of OSINT tools and techniques. Delegates will be able to refine their skills and techniques to become efficient and effective at finding key pieces of intelligence on the Internet and Dark Web.


Delegates will use OSINT investigation tools and techniques, including;

  • Applying advanced search engine techniques
  • Using websites to find information on people and companies
  • Analysing website source code for investigative purposes
  • Using deep web sites and directories
  • Using social media for investigation and intelligence purposes
  • Practical use of geolocation
  • Accessing influential internet communities
  • Advanced software required for safe internet investigations
  • Advanced software required for safe internet investigations
  • Using anonymity and encryption applications
  • Using bulletin boards and chatrooms
  • Using the Tor Protocol and Network

1 Day


This course is authored by QA

Delivery Method

Delivery method


Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

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Online booking is currently not available for this course, to find out more please call us on 0113 220 7150 or email us at info@qa.com to discuss how we can help.

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