Computer Forensics: Get a Great 5-Day Lead Forensics Examiner Training Course

Lead Forensics Examiner

Train to become a Lead Computer Forensics Examiner

Gather evidence as a Hacking Forensics Investigator

Brief Course Description

This Lead Forensics Examiner course is presented by a certified PECB instructor either in a live classroom setup, or over an online meeting format. The course duration is five days. The certification exam will be held on day five of the course. Once you pass the exam, you can apply for the credential appropriate to your personal career level of experience.

You will receive 31 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) credits, and will receive 450 pages of course materials for your continued study.

You can take this course using PECB's eLearning format.

Why should I take this course?

This training course will help you gain a comprehensive knowledge of a process model for designing and developing an Information Security Incident Management Plan for your organization.

How does it work?

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How do I get started?

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Lead Forensics Examiner

How will you benefit from this course?

This Lead Computer Forensics Examiner course will enable you to acquire the necessary expertise to perform Computer Forensics processes in order to obtain complete and reliable digital evidence. You will also gain a thorough understanding of Computer Forensics fundamentals, based on the best practices used to perform forensics evidence recovery and analytical techniques. This training course is focused on core skills required to collect and analyze data from Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux operating systems, and also from mobile devices.

Once you complete the course, you can sit for the exam and apply for a “PECB Certified Lead Computer Forensics Examiner” credential. With a Lead Computer Forensics Examiner Certificate, you will be able to prove that you have the expertise to lead advanced forensic investigations and conduct forensics analysis, reporting, and evidence acquisition.

Are you one of these?

  • Computer Forensics specialist
  • Computer Forensics consultant
  • Cybersecurity professional
  • Cyber intelligence analyst
  • Electronic data analyst
  • Specialist in computer evidence recovery
  • Professional working or interested in law enforcement
  • Professional seeking to advance their knowledge in Computer Forensics analysis
  • Information Security team member
  • Information technology expert advisor
  • Individual responsible for examining media to extract and disclose data
  • IT Specialist

Learning objectives

  • Understand the roles and responsibilities of the Lead Computer Forensics examiner during digital forensic investigation
  • Understand the purpose of electronic media examination and its correlation with common standards and methodologies
  • Comprehend the correct sequence of steps of a computer incident investigation and digital forensic operation
  • Understand the common commercial and open source tools that may be used during incident investigation and digital forensic operations
  • Acquire the necessary competencies to plan and execute a computer forensics operation and also implement and maintain a safety network to protect evidence


Knowledge on Computer Forensics.

Lead Forensics Examiner

The five-day agenda

Day 1: Introduction to Incident Response and Computer Forensics concepts

Day 2: Prepare and lead a Computer Forensics investigation

Day 3: Analysis and management of digital artifacts

Day 4: Case Presentation & Trial Simulation

Day 5: Certification Exam

Lead Forensics Examiner


The exam covers the following competence domains:

Domain 1: Fundamental principles and concepts of Computer Forensics

Domain 2: Best practices on Computer Forensics

Domain 3: Digital forensics laboratory requirements

Domain 4: Operating system and file system structures

Domain 5: Mobile devices

Domain 6: Computer crime investigation and forensics examination

Domain 7: Maintaining chain of evidence

For more detailed information about the PECB exam process, please visit Examination Rules and Policies.

Lead Forensics Examiner


22000 Lead Implementer certification for the win

Once you pass the exam, you will be able apply for a credential appropriate to your experience. You will receive the certificate after you show that you comply with all the requirements related to the credential.

For more information about Computer Forensics certifications and the PECB certification process, please refer to the Certification Rules and Policies.

Lead Forensics Examiner

General Information

  • The course fee includes the cost of the exam and certification.
  • You will receive over 450 pages of training material containing explanatory information and practical examples.
  • You will be issued 31 CPD (continuing professional development) credits once you complete the course.
  • If you fail the exam, you will be able to retake the exam once for free within 12 months following the initial exam date.

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