Cyber Warfare and Operations Design

Overview

This online course provides a basic understanding of full-spectrum cyberspace operations, the complexities of the cyberspace environment, the planning, organizing and integration with cyber ops. Included in this course are presentations and exercises that teach participants how to design a cyberspace operations plan and bring it to fruition.

What you will learn from this Masterclass:

  • Understanding the Cyberspace Environment and Design
  • Cyberspace Strategies
  • Cyberspace Operations Integration
  • Building Cyber Warriors and Cyber Corps
  • Designing Cyber-Related Commands
  • Training and Readiness for Cyber Operations
  • Rehearsal of Concept (ROC) Drill
  • Tabletop Exercise (TTX)
Who should attend

Anyone interested in the field of cyber warfare/cyber operations or looking to expand a cyber-security career. This course is also ideal for:

  • Military Commanders
  • Information-Operations Officers
  • Information Security/Assurance Professionals
  • Cyber-Security Consultants
  • Cyber Planners
  • Military Members (J2, J3, J5, J6, J9)
  • Security Analysts
  • Network-Security Engineers Penetration Testers
  • Auditors
  • Government Officials
  • Security Engineer
Trainer

Our Expert Trainer is a cybersecurity professional with over 12 years of experience in Information Assurance, Cyber Frameworks, Policies and several critical areas across numerous industries spanning several Fortune 500 companies and consulting positions. He is also a Senior Strategic Business Advisor and vCISO at Sentinel Technologies.

Outside his professional civilian career, our trainer proudly serves as a direct commission officer in the US Navy Reserves as a Cryptologic Warfare officer (Designator 1815). He is also a research fellow with the Cybersecurity Forum Initiative, where he has co-authored several research papers on new cyber trends and best practices. He also holds several leadership positions with InfraGard Chicago and InfraGard National, serves as an advisor to several private and public entities, and is a guest lecturer at several high schools and universities across the State of Illinois.

Case Studies

Participants will be guided through a series of cascading exercises for conceptual, functional, and detailed planning of cyberspace operations.

Partners

This course is presented in association with The Cyber Security Forum Intiative.

The Cyber Security Forum Initiative (CSFI) is a non-profit organization headquartered in Omaha, NE and in Washington DC with a mission "to provide Cyber Warfare awareness, guidance, and security solutions through collaboration, education, volunteer work, and training to assist the US Government, US Military, Commercial Interests, and International Partners."

The Cyber Warfare and Operations Design course in endorsed by Capitol Technology University (CTU), a designated National Security Agency (NSA) Center of Excellence.

Q8 welcomes partners who are interested to join us and be part of this training.

Please contact us at hello@q8asia.com.sg to discuss your requirements.

Venue

Delegates will receive more information about how to join the course when they sign up with us.

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Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear [CBRN] Crisis Response

Overview

Highlights:

  • Intensive 12-Hour Course
  • Certificate of Completion

What you will learn from this Masterclass:

  • UNDERSTAND the CBRN threat, its effect and impact, and the consequence of a poor response to the threat. 
  • UTILISE lateral thinking to understand the threat from the instigator’s perspective, how it may occur, and the intent behind the actions, so that risk mitigation and the subsequent response is effectively enabled.  
  • APPLY effective risk management to the identified threat, and to the initial and subsequent response and recovery. 
  • IDENTIFY weaknesses in counter-CBRN response by understanding the effectiveness of capabilities to then identify gaps in key development programmes. 
  • MEASURE your current response against international standards and against emerging thinking on the ability to mitigate and respond to CBRN threats and hazards. 
  • ASSESS your, and your organisation’s, perception of the CBRN threat, and apply learning to enhance your preparedness to address CBRN threats and hazards. 
  • COMMENCE production, or revision, of your organisational counter-CBRN risk-based response plans. 
Who should attend
  • Strategic Directors and Leaders with responsibility for effective outcomes 
  • Tactical planners with responsibility for effective response plans 
  • Command, Control and Coordination role holders 
  • Risk managers 
  • LE Investigators 
  • Military Intelligence Specialists 
  • LE and Intelligence Analysts; 
  • National Security Analysts 
  • Policy Managers 
  • Diplomats 
  • Liaison Officers 
  • Crisis Communications and PR Departments 
  • CBRN responders 
Trainer

In his current role, our Expert Trainer is at the forefront of international efforts to combat chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear (CBRN) threats. He is engaged with the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), collaborating with national and international governments across regions as diverse as ASEAN, the Balkans, Africa, and the Caribbean. His work involves developing and planning CBRN counter-terrorism capabilities, contributing to global security. 

Case Studies

Cases and examples, both current and historic will be given throughout, to add depth and
relevance to the methodology.

Partners

Interested to be part of this training?

Please contact us at hello@q8asia.com.sg to discuss your requirements.

Venue

Participants will receive more information about the venue closer to the date of the course.

For more information, write to hello@q8asia.com.sg

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Human Intelligence Tradecraft & Covert Human Intelligence Source

Overview

Highlights:

  • Intensive 12-Hour Course
  • Certificate of Completion

What you will learn from this Masterclass:

  • MASTER the HUMINT spectrum, covering various sources of information and engagement strategies. 
  • LEARN when and how to use different types of engagement, from introductions to complex debriefs, for maximum effectiveness. 
  • DEVELOP the skills to identify and assess Subjects of Interest (SOIs) within target networks. 
  • ANALYSE the investigation need, tasking requests, and intelligence gaps to create a focused collection strategy. 
  • ACQUIRE tactics for building rapport and eliciting information effectively, while remaining sensitive to emotional states. 
  • UNDERSTAND holistic approaches to information elicitation, including active listening and information gap identification. 
  • LEARN how to create intelligence reports that maintain source protection and accurately differentiate between facts, suppositions, and source comments. 
Who should attend
  • Military Intelligence Officers 
  • Special Operations Forces (SOF) Personnel 
  • Intelligence Analysts 
  • Counterintelligence Agents 
  • Police Detectives 
  • Security Directors 
  • Risk Assessment Specialists 
  • Security Consultants 
  • National Security Analysts 
  • Corporate Security Managers 
  • Homeland Security Officials 
  • Diplomatic Security Officers 
  • Private Investigators 
  • Crisis Response Coordinators 
  • Security Operations Managers 
  • Border Patrol Agents 
  • Emergency Response Team Leaders 
  • Threat Assessment Analysts 
  • Counterterrorism Analysts 
  • Surveillance Specialists 
Trainer

Our Expert Trainer has completed 23 years in the British Army Intelligence Corps working in various fields including Counter Intelligence, Technical Investigations, Information Assurance, HUMINT IMINT and Cyber Security.

He developed an OSINT course to train other investigators and intelligence analysts in researching using the internet and doing it safely and anonymously.  He has worked in mainland Europe, the Middle East and West Africa and currently teaches OSINT techniques to military staff across the 27 NATO nations and defence industry partners.

Case Studies

Cases and examples, both current and historic will be given throughout, to add depth and
relevance to the methodology.

Partners

Interested to be part of this training?

Please contact us at hello@q8asia.com.sg to discuss your requirements.

Venue

This masterclass will be held at Orchard Hotel Singapore. 

For more information, write to hello@q8asia.com.sg

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Early Warning Signs and Intervention in Countering Radicalisation

Overview

Highlights:

  • 2 day in-person masterclass in Singapore.
  • Certificate of Completion

What you will learn from this Masterclass:

This course will provide comprehensive insights into the complex phenomenon of radicalisation and equip delegates with practical strategies to address this critical issue. Spanning over two days, the course looks into various aspects of radicalisation, the motivations of those involved, the spread of ideologies online, as well as the preventive measures, and intervention strategies.

Who should attend

Counterterrorism/Law Enforcement, Risk Managers, Security Managers, Counterterrorism Policy Makers from the following sectors:

  • Aviation
  • Banking and finance
  • Embassies of foreign governments
  • Government agencies
  • Healthcare
  • Maritime and shipping
  • Oil and gas infrastructure
  • Plant and public utilities
  • Power station
  • Production
  • Security and defence
  • Tourism and hospitality
  • Transportation
  • City planners
  • Insurance brokers
  • City sanitation management
  • Event planners
Trainer

About Our Expert Trainer:

  • A former extremist turned undercover operative for the Canadian Security Intelligence Service(CSIS) & Royal Canadian Mounted Police (INSET), infiltrating extremist & terrorist cells.
  • An Expert in radicalisation, deradicalization, countering violent extremism(CVE), National security and counter-terrorism.
  • He testified as an expert to the United Nations Security Council, U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security, U.S. Special Operations Command, & numerous police & intelligence services around the world.
  • Currently a Professor of Public Safety, Crime & Intelligence Analysis
  • Co-author of the acclaimed book, "Undercover Jihadi".
Case Studies

To be confirmed.

Partners

Interested to be part of this training?

Please contact us at hello@q8asia.com.sg to discuss your requirements.

Venue

This Masterclass will be held at one of the hotel venues in Singapore. More information will be shared with the participants closer to the date of the masterclass. For more information, write to hello@q8asia.com.sg

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Detecting Radicalisation via Cyber and Social Media Intelligence

Overview

Highlights:

  • One day in-person course in Singapore
  • Certificate of Completion

What you will learn from this Masterclass:

As terror operatives and supporters exploit the web and social media to recruit followers and plan their attacks, we also see more terror groups also add instant messaging platforms and end-to-end encryption apps to their tool kit. To combat the next terror attacks, authorities  need to be equipped not just with advanced defence capabilities, but also with expertise in AI, big data analytics and the latest technology tools.

Who should attend
  • Counterterrorism, Law Enforcement Officers & Policy Makers
  • Risk Managers, Security Personnel
Trainer

About Our Expert Trainer:

  • A former extremist turned undercover operative for the Canadian Security Intelligence Service(CSIS) & Royal Canadian Mounted Police (INSET), infiltrating extremist & terrorist cells.
  • An Expert in radicalisation, deradicalization, countering violent extremism(CVE), National security and counter-terrorism.
  • He testified as an expert to the United Nations Security Council, U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security, U.S. Special Operations Command, & numerous police & intelligence services around the world.
  • Currently a Professor of Public Safety, Crime & Intelligence Analysis
  • Co-author of the acclaimed book, "Undercover Jihadi".
Case Studies

To be confirmed.

Partners

Interested to be part of this training?

Please contact us at hello@q8asia.com.sg to discuss your requirements.

Venue

This session will be held at one of the hotel venues in Singapore. Participants will receive more information closer to the date of the course.

For more information, write to hello@q8asia.com.sg

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Cyber Warfare and Operations Design

Overview

This online course provides a basic understanding of full-spectrum cyberspace operations, the complexities of the cyberspace environment, the planning, organizing and integration with cyber ops. Included in this course are presentations and exercises that teach participants how to design a cyberspace operations plan and bring it to fruition.

What you will learn from this Masterclass:

  • Understanding the Cyberspace Environment and Design
  • Cyberspace Strategies
  • Cyberspace Operations Integration
  • Building Cyber Warriors and Cyber Corps
  • Designing Cyber-Related Commands
  • Training and Readiness for Cyber Operations
  • Rehearsal of Concept (ROC) Drill
  • Tabletop Exercise (TTX)
Who should attend

Anyone interested in the field of cyber warfare/cyber operations or looking to expand a cyber-security career. This course is also ideal for:

  • Military Commanders
  • Information-Operations Officers
  • Information Security/Assurance Professionals
  • Cyber-Security Consultants
  • Cyber Planners
  • Military Members (J2, J3, J5, J6, J9)
  • Security Analysts
  • Network-Security Engineers Penetration Testers
  • Auditors
  • Government Officials
  • Security Engineer
Trainer

Our Expert Trainer is a cybersecurity professional with over 12 years of experience in Information Assurance, Cyber Frameworks, Policies and several critical areas across numerous industries spanning several Fortune 500 companies and consulting positions. He is also a Senior Strategic Business Advisor and vCISO at Sentinel Technologies.

Outside his professional civilian career, our trainer proudly serves as a direct commission officer in the US Navy Reserves as a Cryptologic Warfare officer (Designator 1815). He is also a research fellow with the Cybersecurity Forum Initiative, where he has co-authored several research papers on new cyber trends and best practices. He also holds several leadership positions with InfraGard Chicago and InfraGard National, serves as an advisor to several private and public entities, and is a guest lecturer at several high schools and universities across the State of Illinois.

Case Studies

Participants will be guided through a series of cascading exercises for conceptual, functional, and detailed planning of cyberspace operations.

Partners

This course is presented in association with The Cyber Security Forum Intiative.

The Cyber Security Forum Initiative (CSFI) is a non-profit organization headquartered in Omaha, NE and in Washington DC with a mission "to provide Cyber Warfare awareness, guidance, and security solutions through collaboration, education, volunteer work, and training to assist the US Government, US Military, Commercial Interests, and International Partners."

The Cyber Warfare and Operations Design course in endorsed by Capitol Technology University (CTU), a designated National Security Agency (NSA) Center of Excellence.

Q8 welcomes partners who are interested to join us and be part of this training.

Please contact us at hello@q8asia.com.sg to discuss your requirements.

Venue

Delegates will receive more information about how to join the course when they sign up with us.

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[Expert Led Masterclass] CCTV/ Video Surveillance for Security & Risk Mitigation

Overview

Highlights:

  • Instructor led masterclass
  • Certificate of Completion for participants upon request

What you will learn from this Masterclass:

  • DETECT suspicion indicators relating to their operational environment using CCTV.
  • ASSESS suspicion indicators based on known and predicted criminal and/or terrorist methods of operation.
  • CONDUCT, deploy, interact and communicate using criminal threat mitigation techniques.
  • AUGMENT the human element of security framework and enhance the safety and security of the people and the assets they serve.
  • INCREASE the perceived risk of being detected, captured and possibly arrested,
  • IMPLEMENT effective CCTV Deterrence strategies.
  • MASTER the principles of Security Surveillance through proper CCTV placement.
Who should attend

This Masterclass is ideal for the: 

  • Chief Operations Officer (COO)
  • Chief Security Officer (CSO)
  • Chief Strategy Officer
  • Corporate Security Manager
  • Director of Operations
  • Emergency Management Director and/or Manager
  • Risk Manager and/or Director
  • Security Director and/or Manager
  • Security Supervisor
  • Vice President and/or Director of Security
Trainer

About the Expert Trainer

  • Over 40 years of experience handling high-profile cases and investigations with the Singapore Police Force.
  • Director (Special Projects) Office of Vice President of Infrastructure
  • Director, Office of Campus Security Commanding Officer, K9-Unit, Special Operations Command, Singapore Police Force
  • Recipient of awards and accolades for outstanding achievements and long service in the police force.
Case Studies

Case examples of real, local cases solved by CCTV and detective ground work will be featured in this  masterclass.

Partners

Interested to be part of this training?

Please contact us at hello@q8asia.com.sg to discuss your requirements.

Venue

Delegates will receive more information about the venue closer to the date of the event.

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[Expert-Led Digital Masterclass] Open Source and Social Media Intelligence

Overview

Highlights:

  • Intensive 12-Hour Course
  • More than 12 hrs of downloadable instructional material
  • On-demand Expert Knowledge
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion

This masterclass is a full hands-on interactive course where the methodology and best practices are discussed. Participants will have to bring along their own laptops to participate in the practical sessions.

What you will learn from this Masterclass:

  • TRACK and BUILD UP analysis of digital footprint from their human intelligence and online presence.
  • MASTER the latest and updated methods and tradecraft to proactive investigation.
  • ADOPT the latest cutting-edge tools in relation to social media intelligence monitoring.
  • STEP UP investigative skills to meet the new challenges offered by Internet investigations the anonymity of the Darknet.
  • DEVELOP high quality reports and evidence relating to online investigations and intelligence.
Who should attend

Military, government and police investigators with the following job titles:

  • Counterintelligence Investigators
  • Cybercrime Intelligence Officers
  • Digital Media Examination and Device Investigators
  • Intelligence Analysts
  • Intelligence Collection Managers
  • Law Enforcement Investigators
  • Military Intelligence Officer
  • Security Researchers
Trainer

Our expert Trainer is a globally recognised communications data expert, who works as an adviser, trainer and consultant to security services, government and police forces around the world.

His experience, and USP, is based on 38 years as a detective, which includes experience gained working for the UK National Crime Agency (NCA), Metropolitan police, Child Exploitation and Online Exploitation (CEOP), and UK/US government agencies, in the capacity of overt, reactive and covert operations management.

Case Studies

Cases and examples, both current and historic will be given throughout, to add depth and
relevance to the methodology.

Partners

Interested to be part of this training?

Please contact us at hello@q8asia.com.sg to discuss your requirements.

Venue

This masterclass will take place online. Participants will receive more information closer to the date of the course. For more information, write to: hello@q8asia.com.sg.

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[Expert-Led Masterclass] Intelligence Gathering & Report Creation for Investigations

Overview

Protecting the integrity of a real-world exhibit is easy and straightforward. Applying the same level of procedure to a non-tangible item, such as a screenshot, is much harder. This course will allow you to achieve this level of protection against scrutiny, which is essential if the report will be used to support action against a member of staff, evidence against a threat actor or subject, or support of a case, arrest, or warrant in court.  

This masterclass includes hands-on interactive activities. Participants are encouraged to bring along their laptop to participate in the activities.

What you will learn from this Masterclass:

  • AWARENESS around investigative reports to a high standard that will stand rigorous scrutiny by another party or court. 
  • MASTER the latest and updated methods and tradecraft to protect digital intelligence gathered and ‘seal’ it in a virtual evidence bag, to prove integrity and honesty on the part of the investigator.  
  • ADOPT the latest cutting-edge tools in relation to social media intelligence monitoring. 
  • STEP UP investigative skills to meet the new challenges offered by Internet investigations and avoid pitfalls and scrutiny. 
  • STRENGTHEN investigative skills to meet the new challenges offered by Internet investigations by converting non tangible data and intelligence into evidential matter. 
  • DEVELOP high quality reports and evidence relating to online investigations and intelligence. 
Who should attend

Military, government and police investigators with the following job titles: 

  • Counterintelligence Investigators 
  • Cybercrime Intelligence Officers 
  • Digital Media Examination and Device Investigators 
  • Intelligence Analysts 
  • Intelligence Collection Managers 
  • Law Enforcement Investigators 
  • Military Intelligence Officer 

Private sector: 

  • Investigative journalists 
  • Private investigators 
  • Counter corruption investigators 
  • Corporate intelligence analysts, for due diligence and organisational security 
  • Security Researchers 
Trainer

Our Expert Trainer is a pioneer in Open-Source Intelligence Analysis and Investigations and App Developer. Skilled and experienced in a number of domains, including technical domain analysis, multilingual open-source investigations, open-source product development and deep websources.

Case Studies

Cases and examples, both current and historic will be given throughout, to add depth and relevance to the methodology.

Partners

Interested to be part of this training?

Please contact us at hello@q8asia.com.sg to discuss your requirements.

Venue

More details will be sent to the participants closer to the date of this course.

For more information, please contact: hello@q8asia.com.sg.

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[Expert-Led Digital Masterclass] Cyber Warfare and Operations Design

Overview

This course provides a basic understanding of full-spectrum cyberspace operations, the complexities of the cyberspace environment, the planning, organizing and integration with cyber ops. Included in this course are presentations and exercises that teach participants how to design a cyberspace operations plan and bring it to fruition.

What you will learn from this Masterclass:

  • Understanding the Cyberspace Environment and Design
  • Cyberspace Strategies
  • Cyberspace Operations Integration
  • Building Cyber Warriors and Cyber Corps
  • Designing Cyber-Related Commands
  • Training and Readiness for Cyber Operations
  • Rehearsal of Concept (ROC) Drill
  • Tabletop Exercise (TTX)
Who should attend

Anyone interested in the field of cyber warfare/cyber operations or looking to expand a cyber-security career. This course is also ideal for:

  • Military Commanders
  • Information-Operations Officers
  • Information Security/Assurance Professionals
  • Cyber-Security Consultants
  • Cyber Planners
  • Military Members (J2, J3, J5, J6, J9)
  • Security Analysts
  • Network-Security Engineers Penetration Testers
  • Auditors
  • Government Officials
  • Security Engineer
Trainer

Our Expert Trainer is a cybersecurity professional with over 12 years of experience in Information Assurance, Cyber Frameworks, Policies and several critical areas across numerous industries spanning several Fortune 500 companies and consulting positions. He is also a Senior Strategic Business Advisor and vCISO at Sentinel Technologies.

Outside his professional civilian career, our trainer proudly serves as a direct commission officer in the US Navy Reserves as a Cryptologic Warfare officer (Designator 1815). He is also a research fellow with the Cybersecurity Forum Initiative, where he has co-authored several research papers on new cyber trends and best practices. He also holds several leadership positions with InfraGard Chicago and InfraGard National, serves as an advisor to several private and public entities, and is a guest lecturer at several high schools and universities across the State of Illinois.

Case Studies

Participants will be guided through a series of cascading exercises for conceptual, functional, and detailed planning of cyberspace operations.

Partners

This course is presented in association with The Cyber Security Forum Intiative.

The Cyber Security Forum Initiative (CSFI) is a non-profit organization headquartered in Omaha, NE and in Washington DC with a mission "to provide Cyber Warfare awareness, guidance, and security solutions through collaboration, education, volunteer work, and training to assist the US Government, US Military, Commercial Interests, and International Partners."

The Cyber Warfare and Operations Design course in endorsed by Capitol Technology University (CTU), a designated National Security Agency (NSA) Center of Excellence.

Q8 welcomes partners who are interested to join us and be part of this training.

Please contact us at hello@q8asia.com.sg to discuss your requirements.

Venue

Delegates will receive more information about how to join the course when they sign up with us.

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