This calendar is designed to provide state, local, tribal, and federal law enforcement with a single point of access to federally sponsored intelligence training programs that meet the Minimum Criminal Intelligence Training Standards . The calendar is an initiative of the Intelligence Training Coordination Working Group and the Counter-Terrorism Training Coordination Working Group and was developed with funding support from the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Assistance.
In addition, analytic courses that have been reviewed for compliance with the Common Competencies for State, Local, and Tribal Intelligence Analysts and approved by FEMA for inclusion in either the National Training and Education Division (NTED) Training Course Catalog or the State/Federal Sponsored Training Course Catalog are located on the FEMA Approved Intelligence Analyst Training Courses Web page. These courses meet analytic training requirements for fusion center analysts set forth in the Homeland Security Grant Program (HSGP).
Tue 10/08/2019 - Fri 10/11/2019
This course addresses the critical need for well-trained intelligence analysts to interpret growing amounts of information. This introductory course covers the history and purpose of intelligence analysis, the intelligence cycle, analytical thinking skills, and the importance of strategic analysis. The course was developed by a consortium that included NW3C, Law Enforcement Intelligence Unit (LEIU), the International Association of Law Enforcement Intelligence Analysis (IALEIA), and the Regional Information Sharing System (RISS).
This course has been certified by DHS/FEMA as course number WV-001-PREV.
Analysis basics. History and purpose of intelligence analysis. Legal issues and ethics. Sources of information. The intelligence cycle.
Types of analysis. Crime patterns. Associations. Flow. Communications. Financial analysis.
Creative and critical thinking. Brainstorming. Mind mapping. Steps to critical thinking.
Deterring crime. Strategic analysis as a tool for law enforcement personnel.
Hands-on experience. Work as part of a team to analyze information pertaining to several hypothetical cases.
All classes are subject to cancellation up to 45 days before the start of class if the minimum class registration threshold is not met.
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