Advanced Open Source Intelligence

Course detail

Program area: Technological crime

Course code: AOSINT

Course registration details
Session(s) Location Start date End date
20-01 English Ottawa 2020-02-18 2020-02-26
20-03 English Ottawa 2020-11-24 2020-12-01
Cost – Canadian Police
Tuition Accommodation Full Meals Total
$ 1,375.00 $ 855.00 $ 631.08 $ 2,861.08
Cost – Other eligible registrants (Canadian and International)
Tuition Accommodation Full Meals Total
$ 1,975.00 $ 855.00 $ 631.08 $ 3,461.08


  • Accommodations include arrival of student the night before course start date.
  • Cost includes weekend stays for the duration of the course and is based on the Single room with a shared bathroom priced at $ 95.00/night.
  • Travel grant funding may be available (for non-federal police agencies only)


This course examines advanced, open source investigation techniques in social media, the dark web and other public forums using both free and commercial tools. It covers the use of crypto-currencies and peer-to-peer networks and what to look for when using these platforms in an investigation.

Format and delivery

Length of course: 7 days

Class size: maximum 20 students

Delivery setting: computer classroom.

Learning outcomes

Eligibility and mandatory requirements



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