CDFE - Certified Digital Forensics Examiner
9/21/2020 - 9/25/2020


COURSE COST: $2899.00

COURSE TIMES: 9:00am - 5:00pm

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Digital Forensics is the investigation and recovery of data contained in digital devices. This data is often the subject of investigations in litigation, proof of guilt, and corrective action in an organization. When the time comes that you need to investigate your organization, will you have the skill set necessary to gather the digital data that you need? The Certified Digital Forensics Examiner course will benefit organizations, individuals, government offices, and law enforcement agencies in performing these investigations and reporting their findings.

40 CPE Credits


Who Should Attend The C)DFE course is a digital forensics course teaches people how to perform digital investigations. In order to do this effectively we require students to have a basic proficiency with using computers and an interest in digital forensics. If a student is unsure about whether or not they are ready to take this course, we recommend our C)SS: Certified Secruity Sentinel course as a prerequisite and confidence booster to those just getting into digital forensics and cyber security.

After you complete the C)DFE we encourage you to further develop your digital forensics skill set by taking the C)NFE: Network Forensics Examineer course and certification exam.

Forensic Auditors
IT Auditors
Law Enforcement
Internal Auditors
Prerequisites: C)SS: Security Sentinel
C)ISSO: Information Systems Security Officer
OR Equivalent Experience


Course Kit and Lunch not included. Course Kit $ 500.Lunch $10 per day (optional) Course will run as a live-virtual class unless a minimum enrollment is reached.

Exam Information The Certified Digital Forensics Examiner exam is taken online Assessment and Certification System (MACS). The exam will take 2 hours and consist of 100 multiple choice questions. The cost is $400 USD.


Upon Completion
Have knowledge to perform digital forensic examinations.
Have knowledge to accurately report on their findings from examinations
Be ready to sit for the C)DFE Exam

Course Content
Computer Forensic Incidents
Investigation Process
OS Disk Storage Concepts
Digital Acquisition and Analysis
Forensic Examination Protocols
Digital Evidence Protocols
CFI Theory
Digital Evidence Presentation
Computer Forensics Lab Protocols
CF Processing Techniques
Digital Forensics Reporting

Specialized Artifact Recovery
eDiscovery and ESI
Cell Phone Forensics
USB Forensics
Incident Handling
PDA Forensics
Investigating Harrassment

Class Format Options
1.Instructor-led Classroom: Attend in person.
2.Live-virtual Training: Attend the Instructor-led class remotely.
3.Computer-based Training: Access the course through pre-recorded videos 24/7 at your convenience.