Prevent future cyber attacks!

Ground-breaking technologies

CHFI prepares students to conduct computer investigations using advanced forensic tools and techniques for attack reconstruction

Proves hands-on skills

Extract and analyze logs from various devices such as proxies, firewalls, IPSs, laptops, servers, SIEM tools, routers, switches, AD servers and DHCP servers

More choose CHFI

Chosen by more corporations and defense organizations than any other certification on the market to validate digital forensics skills

Computer crime in today’s cyber world is on the rise!

In the event of a cyber-attack or incident, it is critical investigations be carried out in a manner that is forensically sound to preserve evidence in the event of a breach of the law. Far too many cyber-attacks are occurring across the globe where laws are clearly broken and due to improper or non-existent forensic investigations, the cyber criminals go either unidentified, undetected, or are simply not prosecuted. CHFI will verify the successful candidate has the knowledge and skills required to:

  • Identify data, images and/or activity which may be the target of an internal investigation
  • Generate reports which detail the approach, and an audit trail which documents actions taken to support the integrity of the internal investigation process
  • Recover active, system and hidden files with date/time stamp information
  • Investigate and analyze all response activities related to cyber incidents

    Who Are Digital Forensics Investigators?

    What Skills Will You Learn?

    • Computer Forensics in Today’s World
    • Computer Forensics Investigation Process
    • Understanding Hard Disks and File Systems
    • Operating System Forensics
    • Defeating Anti-Forensics Techniques
    • Data Acquisition and Duplication
    • Network Forensics
    • Investigating Web Attacks
    • Database Forensics
    • Cloud Forensics
    • Malware Forensics
    • Investigating E-mail Crimes
    • Mobile Forensics
    • Investigative Reports

    Jobs That Require or Benefit from a CHFI Certification

    CHFI is compliant with ISO 17024 standards and approved by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) to meet directive 8140/8570.01-M requirements. A CHFI certification can help certify you in careers such as the following:

    • Security operations center (SOC) analyst
    • Vulnerability analyst
    • Cybersecurity specialist
    • Threat intelligence analyst
    • Security engineer
    • Cybersecurity analyst

    As of Dec 29, 2019, the average annual pay for a Computer Forensics Analyst in the United States is $99,014 a year

    Ready to become CHFI certified?

    Self-Paced Training

    • Instructor led training modules (1 year access)
    • CHFI Digital Courseware (1 year access)
    • iLabs (6 Months Access)
    • Certificate of Completion
    • Exam Voucher

    Live-Online Instructor-led Training

    • Five Days of Training With An Expert Instructor
    • CHFI Digital Courseware 
    • CHFI iLabs, Live Labs
    • CHFI Certification Exam
    • CHFI Online Self-Paced Streaming Video Course (1 year access) 

    Training Details

    • Date: 05/10/2021 – 05/14/2021

    • Time: 8am – 5pm Mountain

    • Location: Live Online at Your Location


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