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Qualified Cyber Intelligence Investigator (Q|CII)

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Overview

ONE OF THE MOST EXCITING, COMPREHENSIVE & ENGAGING CYBER INVESTIGATION TRAINING THE INDUSTRY HAS SEEN.

Over the last 15 years, the world has experienced a need for competent professionals who can effectively manage complex cyber issues that threaten the assets and people of corporations, public and private institutions, and government.

To meet this need, the McAfee Institute administers the Qualified Cyber Intelligence Investigator (Q|CII). This remarkable group of professionals has demonstrated their competency in the areas of cyber intelligence, investigations, leadership, and industry best practices through an intensive qualification and testing program. As a result, each of them is awarded the coveted certificate of completion of Q|CII and is recognized as leaders in their profession.

The Q|CII is the leading industry teaching for cyber investigators in law enforcement, intelligence, loss prevention, private investigation, and fraud. The skills that you will learn by studying for the Q|CII will help you conduct cyber investigations and critical intelligence-gathering missions quicker than ever before, with more accuracy. You will learn how to identify your person of interest, conduct timely cyber investigations, and prosecute cyber criminals regardless of their location.

You will learn topics such as cyber investigations, mobile & digital forensics, e-commerce fraud, auction fraud, hacking, intelligence gathering, social media investigation methodologies, legal fundamentals, and more!

This program and all the resources are completely online and self-study! No matter when you want it, where you want it, or where you are located around the world, it will be available 24/7/365.

The Cyber Intelligence Investigator training Supports the National Cyber-Security Workforce Framework (Homeland Security)

  • The National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework supports the nation’s cybersecurity workforce development efforts.
  • The National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework provides a simple, standardized way to define cybersecurity work across multiple sectors
  • The National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework provides detailed descriptions of types of cybersecurity work, the knowledge, skills, and abilities required for each area, and descriptions of common specialties.
  • Students will graduate with the knowledge and skills that employers need
  • Colleges can create programs that are aligned with jobs,
  • Employees will have a better-defined career path and opportunities, and
  • Policymakers can set standards to promote workforce professionalization.

NOW IS THE TIME... JOIN THE RANKS OF THE INDUSTRY'S MOST ELITE CYBER INVESTIGATORS!

I cannot urge you enough to invest in yourself and your future while learning some really neat stuff along the way. Earning the industry's top credentials is rigorous, challenging, and extremely fun!

Trust me when I tell you that we are going to blow your mind and teach you things that you never thought possible! It starts with the impossible and ends with the remarkable.

ELIGIBILITY

EXAM IS NOT INCLUDED IN THIS PROGRAM

Eligibility is not required for Qualified Cyber Intelligence Investigator (Q|CII) individual training.

Eligibility is required if you chose to sit for the Certified Cyber Intelligence Investigator (CCII) board exam.

Bachelor’s degree or higher plus one year of experience in e-commerce, fraud, investigations, IT, law enforcement, forensics, criminal justice, law, and/or loss prevention or another similar field 
OR
Associates degree plus two years of experience 
OR
High school diploma or equivalency plus three years of experience. 

Also, a person convicted of a felony, any crime of moral turpitude or misdemeanor relating to honesty, theft, embezzlement, fraud, or the like shall be ineligible to become a CCII®. The applicant must successfully pass the prescribed background check, which may include a criminal background check and examination process. Falsification or omission of information on the application form will be reason enough to disqualify an applicant from becoming or remaining a Certified Cyber Intelligence Investigator (CCII)

ADDITIONAL OPTIONS

What if I don’t want to attend the training program. Can I just sit for the exam?

You do not need to attend our training programs to sit for the board exam. 

If you'd like to purchase the exam only, you can do so by clicking here.

Your Learning Package

Tuition Includes: Official Training Program, Official Digital Study Manual, Official Prep Review Quizzes, Digital Certificate of Completion

Certificate Earned: Certificate of Completion

# of Students: 23,877

# of CPE Credits: 35

# of Exercises: 5

Language: English

Delivery Method: Online Self-Study

Length of Program (hours): 40 hours

Training Modules

  • Welcome to Q|CII/CCII
  • Understanding the Manual
  • Cyber Intelligence
  • Introduction to Cyber Investigations
  • Social Media Investigations
  • Advanced Social Media Investigations
  • Auction Fraud Investigations
  • Advanced Auction Fraud Investigations
  • Exploring the Deep Web
  • Advanced Searching
  • Documenting Social Media
  • Identification of Deception in Social Media
  • Open Source Intelligence
  • Understanding the Perpetrator
  • Mobile Forensics
  • Advanced Mobile Forensics - Autopsy Demo
  • Cyber Investigations 101
  • Legal Fundamentals of Cyber Investigations
  • Privacy Concerns
  • Digital Evidence
  • Law Enforcement Partnerships

DOWNLOAD THE SYLLABUS BELOW

Want to learn more about the Q|CII and the CCII? Within these programs, you are going to discover cutting-edge techniques and real-world training in Open Source Intelligence, exploring the Deep Web, E-crime Investigation, and more! With CCII you will position yourself as an industry-recognized expert in this incredible Certification Program. Download the complete syllabus here.

Exam & Renewal Details (Optional)

EXAM IS NOT INCLUDED IN THIS PROGRAM

Exam Details Program (Should you want to obtain an exam license to sit for the exam) - is graded on a pass/fail system by obtaining a 70% or better is considered a passing grade. The exam is taken online at the convenience of your home or office. It is a closed book exam and is 200 questions. The questions are in a true/false, multiple-choice & scenario-based format. It is a timed exam, you get 3 hours to complete the exam and you must do so in one sitting. Once you start the exam you must complete it. You get one attempt to pass the exam. If you fail the exam you must purchase a new exam license to sit for the exam.

You can purchase an exam license here  for $450 USD separately to sit for the exam if you don't buy the open-source intelligence training bundle.

RENEWALS

The cost is $125 for an additional two years and requires proof of completion of 20 CPE credits. 

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Frequently Asked Questions

Course Experience

How long do I have access to the Training?

You get lifetime access to the training program for as long as it is still active.

How long do I have to complete a certification program and exam?

You have one year from the date of enrollment to complete the program.

Is everything I need included in the program to complete it?

Yes, you will not need any other resources or materials as the qualified program is all inclusive of the content you need to study and pass for the board exam. However the board exam is optional and NOT included in this program. This is the study program only.

What is the difference between the qualified and certified programs.

The only difference is the certified programs include the exam which leads to a board certification.

The qualified program is the training only component to the certification program and does NOT include the examination which is an extra cost.

What if I want to sit for the exam after completion?

If you meet the eligblity you are welcome to sit for the exam at anytime. The cost is $450 and you can do so by submitting your exam application here: https://pages.mcafeeinstitute.com/examination

Payment and Refunds

What is your refund policy?

We offer a NO-Questions-asked 3 day money-back guarantee from the date you enroll in your program if you are not satisfied with your program for any reason under the below conditions.

To be eligible for a refund under our money-back guarantee you MUST NOT have viewed more than 5% of your program and not have downloaded any of the course content.

How long will it take to receive my refund?

Refunds can take up to 30 days to be credited back to your account. This is dependant on your credit card company and not us.

Do you offer payment plans?

If you are a U.S. or Canadian citizen, we are excited to offer flexible payment plan options through Affirm and Sezzle at checkout.

With Affirm, you can enjoy the convenience of spreading your payments over up to 36 months, subject to approval.

For those who prefer a shorter plan, Sezzle offers an interest-free option, allowing you to make 4 biweekly payments.

Choose the plan that best suits your financial needs and start your journey with us today.

How do the Scholarship Offers work?

OVERVIEW

You cannot combine discount codes or other promotional offers on scholarship offers. Discount codes are valid on full price items only and cannot be combined. Scholarships are applied directly to the price of the enrollment tuition. No other codes are needed.

FINANCIAL NEED

Scholarships are available to students in financial need. They are not for employer purchases. Scholarships are based on sponsors and thier needs as they are sponsoring a students enrollment. Scholarships are limited and not always available.

AVAILABILITY

Scholarships are limited in the number we offer and the amount. Once they are gone they are gone. If a scholarship is available it will be listed on the course page and applied to the price on the website.

HOW TO SECURE A SCHOLARSHIP

It is easy to secure your scholarship. Simply enroll in the program of choice when a scholarship is available.

ELIGIBLITY

Scholarships are designed for students in finacial need only. McAfee Institute reserves the right to verify and validate financial need of the student on enrollment into the program.

ADDITIONAL POLICY

Using a discount code or promotional code will result in termination of your account and course access and you herby agree to follow these terms as outlined.

BECOME A SPONSOR

If you would like to become a sponsor please follow this link for more details.

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System Requirements

Are there system requirements?

You cannot use a VPN, TVN or Proxy to access our site our course materials due to our security measures. In addition you will need a laptop or desktop computer as well. Review the following requirements for your camera, operating system, upload/download speeds, RAM, ports, microphones, and browsers. Also included is a list of technology not currently supported by ProctorU.

Recomended
Internet Connection
Wifi Connection
Wired Connection

PC Users
Windows 10 (Windows 10 S mode is not supported)
Windows 11

Mac Users
MacOS 10.13 (Oldest Still Maintained Version)
MacOS 10.15

CPU
More than 2 core CPU, less than 85% CPU Usage
More than 4 core CPU, less than 50% CPU Usage

Webcam
640x480 resolution
1280x720 resolution

Internet Download Speed
1 Mbps
12 Mbps

Internet Upload Speed
1 Mbps
3 Mbps

RAM
4 GB, less than 95% Ram Usage
16 GB, less than 90% Usage

Connectivity Ports
1935, 843, 80, 443, 61613, UDP/TCP
1935, 843, 80, 443, 61613, UDP/TCP

Screen Resolution
1366 x 768
1920 x 1080 and above

Additional Requirements: 

  • A functioning microphone (some web cameras have them built-in); microphone should not be part of headphones
  • Headphones are generally not permitted,  check with your testing organization to determine if headphones are permitted
  • A compatible browser: Google Chrome (preferred) or Mozilla Firefox

Not Supported:

  • Microsoft Edge browser 
  • Google Chromebooks (with Guardian Browser)
  • Google Chromebooks for Live+ or Review+
  • Tablets (Nexus, iPad, Tab, Note, etc.)
  • Smartphones
  • Linux operating systems
  • Windows 10 in S mode or Surface RT
  • Connecting from within a virtual machine. You will be asked to reconnect using your host operating system to take your exam
  • Apple Boot Camp
  • Remote Access Software
  • Inactive Version of Windows and Test Builds/Test Mode

Can I use a VPN, VM, Proxy or Similar?

You cannot use a VPN, TVN or Proxy to access our site our course materials due to our security measures. 

Qualified Cyber Intelligence Investigator (Q|CII) - McAfee Institute
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Qualified Cyber Intelligence Investigator (Q|CII)

$997.00

ONE OF THE MOST EXCITING, COMPREHENSIVE & ENGAGING CYBER INVESTIGATION TRAINING THE INDUSTRY HAS SEEN.

Over the last 15 years, the world has experienced a need for competent professionals who can effectively manage complex cyber issues that threaten the assets and people of corporations, public and private institutions, and government.

To meet this need, the McAfee Institute administers the Qualified Cyber Intelligence Investigator (Q|CII). This remarkable group of professionals has demonstrated their competency in the areas of cyber intelligence, investigations, leadership, and industry best practices through an intensive qualification and testing program. As a result, each of them is awarded the coveted certificate of completion of Q|CII and is recognized as leaders in their profession.

The Q|CII is the leading industry teaching for cyber investigators in law enforcement, intelligence, loss prevention, private investigation, and fraud. The skills that you will learn by studying for the Q|CII will help you conduct cyber investigations and critical intelligence-gathering missions quicker than ever before, with more accuracy. You will learn how to identify your person of interest, conduct timely cyber investigations, and prosecute cyber criminals regardless of their location.

You will learn topics such as cyber investigations, mobile & digital forensics, e-commerce fraud, auction fraud, hacking, intelligence gathering, social media investigation methodologies, legal fundamentals, and more!

This program and all the resources are completely online and self-study! No matter when you want it, where you want it, or where you are located around the world, it will be available 24/7/365.

The Cyber Intelligence Investigator training Supports the National Cyber-Security Workforce Framework (Homeland Security)

NOW IS THE TIME... JOIN THE RANKS OF THE INDUSTRY'S MOST ELITE CYBER INVESTIGATORS!

I cannot urge you enough to invest in yourself and your future while learning some really neat stuff along the way. Earning the industry's top credentials is rigorous, challenging, and extremely fun!

Trust me when I tell you that we are going to blow your mind and teach you things that you never thought possible! It starts with the impossible and ends with the remarkable.

ELIGIBILITY

EXAM IS NOT INCLUDED IN THIS PROGRAM

Eligibility is not required for Qualified Cyber Intelligence Investigator (Q|CII) individual training.

Eligibility is required if you chose to sit for the Certified Cyber Intelligence Investigator (CCII) board exam.

Bachelor’s degree or higher plus one year of experience in e-commerce, fraud, investigations, IT, law enforcement, forensics, criminal justice, law, and/or loss prevention or another similar field 
OR
Associates degree plus two years of experience 
OR
High school diploma or equivalency plus three years of experience. 

Also, a person convicted of a felony, any crime of moral turpitude or misdemeanor relating to honesty, theft, embezzlement, fraud, or the like shall be ineligible to become a CCII®. The applicant must successfully pass the prescribed background check, which may include a criminal background check and examination process. Falsification or omission of information on the application form will be reason enough to disqualify an applicant from becoming or remaining a Certified Cyber Intelligence Investigator (CCII)

ADDITIONAL OPTIONS

What if I don’t want to attend the training program. Can I just sit for the exam?

You do not need to attend our training programs to sit for the board exam. 

If you'd like to purchase the exam only, you can do so by clicking here.

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