This training is intended for U.S. Criminal Justice
Practitioners. Please register using your agency-issued email.
This course introduces
analysts to the historical context of strategic analysis through broader
concepts of thinking and analyzing more strategic aspects. A key component of
modern analytical investigations is the ability to collect and analyze multiple
data sets and information sources to generate a holistic product. Introduction
to Strategic Intelligence Analysis (ISIA) expands on the basic principles of
strategic analysis explored in the Foundations of Intelligence Analysis Training
(FIAT) while building a framework for real-world application and broader occupational
Key concepts covered in this course include:
of strategic analysis
• Current trends
• Collecting, collating, and
analyzing multiple sources of data
Note: Some of the
concepts covered in ISIA are also covered in NW3C’s four-day FIAT instruction;
therefore, some of the material in ISIA can be duplicative for prior FIAT
complete this course and pass the post-test are eligible for 1.0 point toward
the CECFE and 3CIA certifications.
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
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
Mandatory Operating System
• Operating system. Your computer must be running Microsoft windows 10 or later or macOS v10.12 or
later. Make sure your operating system is fully updated prior to class.
Smartphones and tablets are prohibited.
Mandatory Software Requirements
Chrome. The recommended browser to launch our virtual lab
• Webex Meetings. Required to enter our live
online training environment, Webex Training Center.
• Webex Chrome Extension. Required to launch our
live online training environment, Webex Training Center, and works hand-in-hand
with the Webex Meetings application.
• Hard-wired, high-speed
Internet connection. A wireless Internet connection may be sufficient,
however, a wired connection will improve latency and buffering, and will also
provide better connection speeds and stability overall.
• Microphone and speakers. This is an interactive, live training class and a microphone
is required to interact with the instructor(s), ask questions, give answers, and
provide insights to help enhance the overall class experience. We recommend a
headset, headphones, or earbuds to eliminate feedback and echo when using your
If you have
any questions regarding the mandatory minimum hardware requirements, please