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DISCOVER CUTTING-EDGE CYBER COUNTERINTELLIGENCE TECHNIQUES AND POSITION YOURSELF AS AN INDUSTRY-RECOGNIZED CYBER COUNTERINTELLIGENCE EXPERT WITH THIS INDUSTRY-RENOWNED BOARD CERTIFICATION.
- Gain the credibility, knowledge, and expertise you need to propel yourself ahead of the competition and become well-known as a thought leader in the investigative and intelligence industry.
- Enjoy 24/7 online access to the latest tutorials and live instructor support in a self-paced course you can take from the comfort of your home...
A Cyber Counterintelligence Analyst works at all levels of the federal government which include FBI, NSA, CIA, USS, DOD, and DEA. CCTA’s also work at large multi-national corporations, as well as protecting organizations from the theft of proprietary information, trade secrets, assets, merchandise, customer information, and more. The CCTA® credential and designation is a game-changer for the industry and your career!
Even better yet, this certification program and all the resources are entirely 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 need has never been greater, as hackers, terrorists, and cybercriminals continue to target our businesses, government, personal information, and way of life. Having certified professionals capable of identifying investigating and prosecuting these individuals is a must.
What if you could access engaging video tutorials at your pace, ONLINE, 24/7 that showed you exactly how to conduct online cyber counterintelligence investigations more quickly and easily than you ever dreamed possible? How about learning real-world applications and techniques through hands-on analytic cyber intelligence, counterintelligence, and investigative exercises?
And what if you could tap into the unmatched knowledge and expertise of some of the world's foremost experts and practitioners to understand how to maximize counterintelligence methodologies that stand to be gained from the cyber landscape.
- You'd feel confident and self-assured as an investigator, knowing that you have the knowledge and skills to quickly conduct effective online investigations that keep your business, agency, government, and nation safe.
- You'd feel optimistic, knowing that our advanced counterintelligence methodologies have opened up a new world of intelligence... and you know exactly how to use it to drive investigative strategies and ensure you're targeting the most dangerous threats.
- You'd feel relieved, knowing that you don't have to waste hours upon hours or spend tens of thousands of dollars trying to figure how to effectively navigate social media and utilize it as an investigative professional.
- You'd enjoy more time and less stress, speeding up the investigative process by effortlessly conducting cyber counterintelligence operations.
- You'd feel proud, knowing you're the go-to expert in your niche that your peers, employer, and others turn to when it comes to conducting effective cyber counterintelligence investigations that get results and deliver actionable intelligence.
What would that do for your career?
Those who earn the nationally accredited credential that you're about to discover, go on to experience some of the world's most prestigious and exciting intelligence and investigative careers in both the public and private sectors.
With this board certification, you'll not only have the skills, knowledge, and expertise you need to track down cybercriminals and glean intelligence from the cyber landscape... but you'll also become known as an industry expert in conducting quick and effective cyber counterintelligence investigations.
BUT ISN'T GETTING A NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED BOARD CERTIFICATION TIME CONSUMING AND EXPENSIVE?
There's a huge myth among investigative professionals that goes something like this...
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As the #1 ranked education company in the world on the Inc 500/5000, McAfee Institute is dedicated to helping as many people as possible access the knowledge and expertise they need to position themselves as tough leaders in their market.
With the help of our national award-winning Founder and CEO, Josh McAfee, who is one of the most recognized and most in-demand authorities in the industry, we've created one of the most exciting and in-demand programs ever to hit the intelligence/investigative industry!
We combined the insight and expertise of hundreds of the industry's top leaders, from federal, local, and state law enforcement, intelligence, loss prevention, investigations, fraud, and more to bring you the most up-to-date and effective training possible in cyber and social media investigations.
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You have 3 days from the time you enroll to explore the program and if you don't like it, we will gladly give you your money back.
At McAfee Institute, we don't just want our students to have to settle for "satisfactory" results or instruction. Let's save mediocrity for the criminals who give themselves away on online. What we're doing here is giving you the training, knowledge, and real-world experience to turn yourself into a confident and credible online investigator who skillfully gleans powerful intelligence from the cyber landscape at will.
We're helping you achieve the credibility and expert authority that will skyrocket your career and propel you miles ahead of the competition.
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In the very unlikely event that you aren't completely thrilled with the training you receive in the new Certified Counter-Intelligence Threat Analyst (CCTA) program... just let us know and we'll give you back every penny you invested in this game-changing certification!
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• Introduction to Cyber Counterintelligence
• Intelligence Overview
• Social Media Investigations
• Advanced Social Media Investigations
• Auction Fraud Investigations
• Advanced Auction Fraud Investigation Methodologies
• Classified Investigation Methodologies
• Exploring the Deep Web
• Advanced Searching
• Identification of Deception in Social Media
• Open Source Intelligence
• Understanding the Perpetrator
• Email Headers and Digital Forensics
• Chatting Applications
• On-Line Dating Applications
• Applying Intelligence Methodologies
• Cyber Terrorism & Hackers
• Final Board Exam
DOWNLOAD THE SYLLABUS BELOW
Want to learn more about the CCTA? Within this program, you are going to discover cutting-edge techniques and real-world training in cyber counterintelligence and position yourself as an industry-recognized expert after the completion of this incredible Certification Program. Download the complete syllabus here.
Exam Details Program - 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 training bundle.
The cost is $125 for an additional two years and requires proof of completion of 25 CPE credits.
Bachelor’s degree or higher plus three years of experience in investigations, IT, fraud, law enforcement, forensics, criminal justice, law, and loss prevention
Associates degree plus four years of experience as stated above
High school diploma or equivalency plus four years of experience as stated above.
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 CCTA. 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 CCTA.
What if I do not meet the eligibility requirements?
If you do not meet the eligibility requirements above that's OK! We offer a qualified program where you can get the same great training and earn a "Qualified" credential. Then when you meet the eligibility all you need to do is return and purchase the Certified Exam License to sit for the exam and earn your "Certified" credential. (Click the image below to find out more)
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 are interested in sitting for the exam only to become a Certified Counterintelligence Threat Analyst (CCTA), you may obtain an exam license to do so. Exam licenses are valid for one year after purchase. Click the image below to purchase.
If you are interested in the Counterintelligence Threat Analyst training only, you may do so by enrolling in the Qualified Counterintelligence Threat Analyst (Q|CTA) program. Upon completion of the Qualified Counterintelligence Threat Analyst (Q|CTA) training program, you will receive a certificate of completion. Click the image below to find out more.
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