Certifications

Certified IoT Examiner
CIOTFE

Summary

IoT is the emerging technology with devices outnumbering smartphones 5 to 1. Understanding this emerging technology is critical for your organization for both the potential evidence and security risks. This certification makes sure you are up-to-date with standards and best practices when examining IoT related devices and data

You will be able to qualify for this certification upon completion of the IoT Forensics training course.

Process for Certification

  • Complete live 2-day Course
  • Complete Comprehension Test (80% passing rate)
  • Complete Labs and analysis cases in class or online

DS Mobile Operator
DSMO

Summary

This introductory certification is designed for active users or students who have been educated on the use of E3:DS. This certification focuses on the operations of the tool in relationship to analysis skills. You can qualify for this course through the online learning system with the video content, through the active use of tool, or through a University of College level educational program.

Process for Certification

  • Watch video training or attend applicable course
  • Complete Lab (DS case file provided – student will answer questions.)
  • Pay certification fee if you are student or inactive user of the tool. Active users of E3:DS or E3:U do not have a fee to participate in this level of certification.

Paraben Smartphone Examiner
PCSE

Summary

Smartphones are everywhere. You need to keep your skills and knowledge on the cutting edge. This certification makes sure you are up-to-date with standards and best practices when examining these mobile devices and is the first step towards a full PCME certification.

You will be able to qualify for this certification upon completion of the Mobile Fast Track training course or course equivalence.

Process for Certification

  • Complete live 3-day Course (Mobile Fast Track Live Course) or equivalence
    • If doing equivalence lab and written exam testing are available for this level of certification. Please contact training@paraben.com for additional details.
  • Complete Comprehension Test (80% passing rate))
  • Complete Labs and analysis cases in class or online

Paraben Basic Mobile Examiner
PCME

Summary

What sets your skills apart from others? Knowledge, experience, quality, and integrity; all of these things come into play with every forensic examiner when it comes to finding the truth. Paraben's Certified Mobile Examiner is the premier industry certification for mobile forensic examiners encompassing the qualities and standards that bring about the best quest for truth in mobile devices.

Mobile forensic examiners are faced with more and more types of digital evidence that come from a variety of devices. The PCME keeps this in mind and has different tiers of knowledge levels that are required to complete the certification. There are two levels of PCME certification one for practitioners and one for individuals studying in the field of mobile forensics

Process for Certification

  • Complete and pass associated written examinations and practical examinations associated with Paraben training courses (DSMO & DSCSE)
  • Complete and pass a written examination with a proctor present (Proctor cannot be related or have a personal relationship with the test taker)
  • Complete and pass four lab examinations of associated mobile devices
  • Certification fee of $395.00 U.S.
  • All examinations must be passed at a minimum of 80%

P2C Operator
P2CO

Summary

The P2C Operator certification puts you on the forefront of new techniques and strategies for investigation with Paraben's premiere digital forensic suite E3:P2C. This course is designed to focus on the skills used with hard drive and media examination. You can qualify for this course through the online learning system with the video content, through the active use of tool, or through a University of College level educational program.

Process for Certification

  • Watch video training or attend applicable course
  • Complete Lab (Includes and image file, sample email files, and a list of questions/exercises to complete)
  • Pay certification fee if you are student or inactive user of the tool. Active users of E3:P2C or E3:U do not have a fee to participate in this level of certification.

Paraben Certified Computer Examiner
PCCE

Summary

Digital data is growing faster than ever before and knowing where to look is crucial. This certification makes sure you are up-to-date with standards and best practices when it comes to using E3:P2C in your examination process. This is also a qualifying step towards your PCE3 certification.

You will be able to qualify for this certification upon completion of the E3 Fast Track training course or course equivalence.

Process for Certification

  • Complete E3 Fast Track Course or equivalence
  • Complete Comprehension Test (80% passing rate)
  • Complete Labs and analysis cases in class or online

Paraben Certified Examiner
PCE3

Summary

This is the final certification for complete knowledge and proficient use of Paraben's E3 technology. This certification focuses both on knowledge of mobiles and smartphones as well as the computer and email related data.

Process for Certification

  • Complete and pass associated written examinations and practical examinations associated with Paraben training courses included in the E3 Training Passport
  • Complete and pass a written examination with a proctor present (Proctor cannot be related or have a personal relationship with the test taker)
  • Complete and pass one multi-tiered lab examination
  • Certification fee of $395.00 U.S.
  • All examinations must be passed at a minimum of 80%

Digital Forensic Examiner(Comming soon)
DFE

Summary

Process for Certification

    Certified Device Examiner
    CDE

    Summary

    Process for Certification