This training is intended for U.S. Criminal Justice
Practitioners. Please register using your agency-issued email.
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 and the importance of strategic analysis. The course
was developed by a consortium that included NW3C, Law Enforcement Intelligence
Units (LEIU), the International Association of Law Enforcement Intelligence
Analysts (IALEIA), and the Regional Information Sharing System (RISS).
Key concepts covered in this course include:
• Analysis basics
• Creative and critical
• Deterring crime
complete this course and pass the post-test are eligible for 1.0 point toward
the CECFE, 3CI, and 3CIA certifications.
Students wanting to use this FIAT training
to meet the 40-hour training requirement in order to qualify to test for the
IALEIA certification must also complete the additional online components
Blended Learning Components
to Intelligence (online course)
NW3C may cancel any class for any reason
and without notice. NW3C is not responsible for non-refundable travel accommodations lost or rendered
moot as a result of a class cancellation.
This is a BYOD (bring your own device) course. You will use your own laptop computer for all in-class
The hands-on practical exercises are
intensive, critical to understanding the material being taught, and required to
successfully complete the class. If your computer hardware does not meet the
mandatory requirements listed below, your experience in taking the class will be
less than ideal and may also impact other students while the instructors take
time to troubleshoot hardware and software problems.
Mandatory Operating System Requirements
•Operating system.Your computer must be running Microsoft Windows 10 or macOS v10.12 or
later. Make sure your operating system is fully updated prior to class.
•Smartphones and tablets are
Mandatory Software Requirements
The recommended browser to launch our virtual lab environment.
Meetings. Required to enter our live online training environment, Webex Training
• Webex Chrome Extension.
Required to launch our live online training environment, Webex Training Center,
and works hand-in-hand with the Webex Meetings application.
at this course is conditional upon your compliance with CDC, state, and local
guidance regarding COVID-19 prevention. While CDC, state, and local guidance is
designed to reduce the rate of COVID-19 infections, nothing can eliminate your
risk of contracting COVID-19 or one of its variants. By attending this class,
you acknowledge that you understand and are assuming the risk of contracting
COVID-19. Due to the rapidly changing nature of COVID-19 guidance, infection
rates, and safety standards, this class may be rescheduled or cancelled on short