Digital Forensics Certificate

The American Academy of Applied Forensics (AAAF) through continuing education at Central Piedmont offers a professional certificate program in Digital Forensics. You are awarded this certificate as long as you complete the following classes within a 10-year period. This certificate covers a minimum number of 224 training hours, with 176 hours of core courses and a minimum of 48 hours of electives.

Professional Certificate 

Required core classes:

FRN 7865 Level 1: Mobile Device Forensics (16 hours)
FRN 7871 Introduction to Computer Forensics (32 hours)
FRN 7872 Intermediate Computer Forensics (32 hours)
FRN 7873 Advanced Computer Forensics (16 hours)
FRN 7878 Digital Evidence Expertise in the Courtroom (16 hours) Online
FRN 7883 Introduction to Wireless Investigations (24 hours) Online
FRN 7906 Level 2: Mobile Device Forensics (40 hours)

Plus any three of the following electives:

FRN 7855 Investigation of Smart Phone Apps (40 hours) Online
FRN 7879 Best Practices for Seizing Evidence (16 hours) Online
FRN 7880 Credit Card Fraud and Digital Evidence (24 hours) Online
FRN 7881 Investigation of Social Networking Sites (16 hours) Online
FRN 7893 Introduction to GPS Evidence for Law Enforcement (32 hours) Online
FRN 7897 Internet Investigation (32 hours) Online
FRN 7898 Automotive Digital Evidence (16 hours) Online
FRN 7952 Cell Phone Investigations and Electronic Evidence (24 hours) Online