Cost – Other eligible registrants (Canadian and International)
Accommodations include arrival of student the night before course start date.
Cost includes weekend stays for the duration of the course and is based on the Single room with a shared bathroom priced at $ 95.00/night.
Travel grant funding may be available (for non-federal police agencies only)
This course teaches analytical skills and techniques needed to conduct tactical intelligence analysis. Students transform raw data into intelligence, which is used at all levels of the decision-making process. The course provides an overview of the full process and the roles involved. There is also a focus on the analysis and dissemination components of the intelligence process and the role of the analyst. Students learn the main techniques in intelligence analysis and dissemination.
Format and delivery
Length of course: 10 days
Class size: maximum 24 students
Delivery setting: theoretical components are offered in a computer laboratory; practical components are done in syndicate rooms.
Understanding the components of the intelligence process.
Understanding data of reliability and validity with respect to the evaluation of raw information.
Ability to analyse large sets of data with the use of software such as Excel and i2 Analyst Notebook.
Ability to present an oral, written, and electronic intelligence briefing.
Eligibility and mandatory requirements
This course is offered to full time analysts or individuals identified to become an analyst by the intelligence unit of a recognized agency.