This training is intended for U.S. Criminal Justice
Practitioners. Please register using your agency-issued email.
Course descriptionKey concepts covered in this course include:
This course provides students with the
fundamental knowledge and skills they need to investigate crimes involving
virtual currency. Instructors explain foundational concepts like the
characteristics of money, virtual currency, and cryptocurrency. Blockchain
technology, proof work, and proof of stake are covered, and students learn how
industry-leading cryptocurrencies (Bitcoin®, Ethereum®, and Monero) work
and how they differ from each other. Finally, students learn investigative
techniques for tracking and documenting transactions, and best practices for
seizing and securing cryptocurrency.
• Virtual currency basics
• Cryptocurrencies in
All classes are subject to
cancellation up to 45 days before the start of class if the minimum class
registration threshold is not met.