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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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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[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 Masterclass] Policies for Influence Operations Masterclass

Overview

Highlights:

  • One day in-person course
  • Certificate of Completion

What you will learn from this Masterclass:

  • An overview of the global online influence operations.
  • Understand the evolving landscape of influence operations, including new technologies such as AI, tactics, techniques & procedures (TTPs), and learn more about the threat actors of today.

  • Foster critical thinking and dialogue about the challenges and opportunities presented by influence operations.

Who should attend
  • Policymakers
  •  government officials
  • intelligence professionals
  • journalists, and anyone interested in understanding the policies surrounding influence operations.
Trainer

Our Expert Trainer is an Open Source Investigator & Consultant, Founder of Glowstick Intelligence Enablement. He has over 7 years of Open-Source Intelligence Analysis and Investigations Experience, with an emphasis on Disinformation Campaigns, Extremism and Cyber Threat Intelligence. Skilled and experienced in a number of domains, including technical domain analysis, multilingual open-source investigations, open-source product development and deep web sources.

  • Former technical information operations analyst for ActiveFence. Has researched dozens of disinformation campaigns and information operations for a variety of clients globally, including Forbes 50 technology firms.
  • Former open-source intelligence analyst and liaison NCO, Israel Defense Forces
  • Extensive track record in innovative research and investigation projects, including numerous articles in academic journals and think tanks, quotes in media outlets and more.
  • Open-Source Investigation Consultant, Trainer and Analyst. Consultant and Researcher for firms across the globe.
Case Studies

The course will include case studies and examples of situations happening in the world today. 

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 for this in-person course after registration.

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

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

Overview

Highlights:

  • In-person masterclass that is taking place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

This masterclass is a full hands-on interactive course where the methodology and best practice is explained, and then the students practice the tradecraft live and online. Please be advised that this course is almost 50% practical workshops and exercises, so your own laptop is essential. The course will be a presentation and demonstration of the techniques. Students are encouraged to follow along during the course on the own laptop.

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 in Kuala Lumpur. We will send more details to the participants upon registration or closer to the date of the event.

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

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

Overview

Highlights:

  • In-person masterclass that is taking place in Hong Kong

This masterclass is a full hands-on interactive course where the methodology and best practice is explained, and then the students practice the tradecraft live and online. Please be advised that this course is almost 50% practical workshops and exercises, so your own laptop is essential. The course will be a presentation and demonstration of the techniques. Students are encouraged to follow along during the course on the own laptop.

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 in Hong Kong. We will send more details to the participants upon registration or closer to the date of the event.

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

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[Expert-Led Masterclass] Influence Operations Targeting Critical Infrastructure

Overview

Highlights:

  • Intensive 3 day in-person course
  • Facilitated by two intelligence experts
  • Certificate of Completion

What you will learn from this Masterclass:

  • APPLY advanced analytical frameworks for identifying cognitive deception and threats.
  • UTILIZE necessary strategies and tactics to understand the risks and build a structured defence against hostile Disinformation and Deception Campaigns.
  • UNDERSTAND emerging threat vectors, such as AI-generated disinformation campaigns and the utilization of authentic .
  • IDENTIFY the key tell-tale signs of digital forgeries and false narratives.
  • MEASURE your cognitive awareness and judgement to implement effective heuristics and decision-making.
  • NAVIGATE the dynamic threat actor landscape of the world of Information Warfare.
  • PERFORM Disinformation Network Analysis and   against future attacks.
Who should attend

Directors, Head of Departments, Key Stakeholders with responsibilities in:

  • Military Intelligence Investigations
  • LE and Intelligence Analysts
  • National Security Analysts
  • Journalists
  • Academic Researchers
  • Policy Managers
  • Diplomats
  • Liaison Officers
  • Crisis Communications and PR Departments
  • Information Security Analysts
  • Insider Threat Analysts
  • Legal
  • Network Administration
  • Physical Security
  • AI/ML Engineers
Trainers

Our first Expert Trainer was the former Head of the Intelligence Division,  IDF Intelligence

He has more than 25 years of experience of Military Intelligence Tradecraft Expert. Skilled and experienced in a number of collection methodologies and analysis, including SIGINT and Open-Source and Web Intelligence.

  • Head of Strategic Branch, Research and Analytics Division, Israel Defense Forces
  • Extensive track record in heading and implementing intelligence, research and risk-analysis based policy and strategy and integrating holistic technological solutions.
  • Web Intelligence instructor. Builder and Consultant to governments
    and companies around the world on Social Media intelligence (SOCMINT) and WEBINT tools.
  • Attaché, Israeli Embassy, Washington, DC.
  • A skilled and experienced in several collection methodologies and analysis, including SIGINT and Open-Source and Web Intelligence.
  • Passionate about the intersection of research, analysis and technology and their impact on real-world decision making.
  • Currently a Senior  Research Fellow at the Abba Eban Institute of International Diplomacy.

Our second Expert Trainer is an Open Source Investigator & Consultant, Founder of Glowstick Intelligence Enablement. He has over 7 years of Open-Source Intelligence Analysis and Investigations Experience, with an emphasis on Disinformation Campaigns, Extremism and Cyber Threat Intelligence. Skilled and experienced in a number of domains, including technical domain analysis, multilingual open-source investigations, open-source product development and deep web sources.

  • Former technical information operations analyst for ActiveFence. Has researched dozens of disinformation campaigns and information operations for a variety of clients globally, including Forbes 50 technology firms.
  • Former open-source intelligence analyst and liaison NCO, Israel Defense Forces
  • Extensive track record in innovative research and investigation projects, including numerous articles in academic journals and think tanks, quotes in media outlets and more.
  • Open-Source Investigation Consultant, Trainer and Analyst. Consultant and Researcher for firms across the globe.
Case Studies

The course will include high-level Academic studies with practical, hands-on experience. 

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 for this in-person course after registration.

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

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[Expert-Led Digital Masterclass] Digital Surveillance Techniques Course

Overview

Highlights:

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

What you will learn from this Masterclass:

  • TRACK and BUILD UP analysis of digital footprint from their human intelligence and online presence of individuals through digital shadow.
  • MASTER the latest and updated methods and tradecraft to proactive investigation.
  • ADOPT the latest cutting-edge tools in relation to Crime group intelligence monitoring.
  • STEP UP investigative skills to meet the new challenges offered by Internet investigations the anonymity of the Darknet and encrypted channels and hidden chat rooms.
  • STRENGTHEN investigative skills to meet to combat the ever increasing problem of encryption.
  • 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

About the Expert Trainer

  • Over 38 years of experience.
  • Former Child Exploitation and Online Exploitation (CEOP) Data Communications Manager, UK National Crime Agency (NCA), and London Metropolitan Police.
  • Globally recognised communications data expert works as an adviser, trainer and consultant to security services, government, and police forces around the world.
  • Lecturer for International Policing Organisations, EU cybercrime twinning project, The Council of Europe and The UK College of policing.
Case Studies

Real world applications and examples and practical exercises will be conducted throughout this 2-day course.

Partners

Interested to be part of this training?

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

Venue

This Expert-Led Digital Masterclass is conducted remotely. Our onboarding package will ensure a smooth learning experience.
Not to worry, we're ready to answer any questions, reach us at hello@q8asia.com.sg.

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