This training is intended for U.S. Criminal Justice
Practitioners. Please register using your agency-issued email.
This course provides
in-depth instruction on association and social network analysis. The first part
of this course explains the purpose and process of association analysis and how
to create an association matrix. Students will also learn how to build and
present a link chart using standard symbols and terms. The second part of this
course explains what social network analysis is with focus on types of
centrality, network structure, and the application of the target-centric
Key concepts covered in this course include:
• Basic knowledge
and association analysis
• Process of social
• Visual mapping and mathematical
Note: Some of the concepts covered in ILA are also
covered in NW3C’s 4-day FIAT class; therefore, some of the material in ILA can
be duplicative for prior FIAT students.
complete this course and pass the post-test are eligible for 1.0 point toward
the CECFE, 3CI, and 3CIA certifications.
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.
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