Peace and Security Studies

Course Duration: 26 September- 30 September 2022
Application Date: - Sep 22, 2022
Course Fee: Each participant shall be required to pay a non-refundable fee of ¢2,500 GHS (two thousand, five hundred Ghana cedis). Participants who are coming from outside Ghana would have to make their own travel and accommodation arrangements. Those who will require a visa on arrival will also be responsible for the cost of their visas.
Terms and Conditions:
· The course will be conducted ONLY in English; · Every participant should be fully vaccinated. Those coming from outside Ghana should have proof of adequate health insurance coverage, which should include Covid 19 before travelling to the Centre. Additionally, participants must possess a COVID-19 negative PCR test from an accredited laboratory in the country of origin. The test should have been done not more than 72 hours before the scheduled departure time from the country of origin. KAIPTC will not bear any health or accident costs for any participant.
In short
Course Date/Duration 26 September- 30 September 2022
Course Capacity 25 participants
Target Group The target groups include the following:

African Union, ECOWAS, UN Missions in Africa and other Regional Economic Communities (RECs).


a.   IT Managers/Technical Officers

b.   Forensic Investigators,

c.    CISOs

d.   Information Security Professionals

e.   Forensic Auditors,

f.    Risk Managers/Analysts,

g.   Security Managers,

h.   Other professionals interested in cybercrime prevention & detection

Course Language English
Application Deadline 22 September 2022


Cyber Forensics




The need for IT professionals to investigate incidents of cyber-breaches in a timely manner and use the right digital forensic procedures has become central in view of recent global cyber-attack trends. Analysis by e-Crime Bureau through investigations conducted has revealed the challenges IT professionals face in responding to and managing cybercrime incidents within complex IT environments, especially with complex enterprise systems, integration of third-party applications, cloud computing, mobile devices, and recently with work from home regimes which has increased the exposure of IT environments to cyber-attacks. The Bureau’s digital forensics professionals will in this lab-based training provide practical case study scenarios, best practices, tools, and standard digital forensic techniques to gather digital evidence to ensure forensic-ready IT environments.


Course Objectives

The main objectives of the course are to:

· To assist participants to understand the network protocols for communicating on IT networks.

· To assist participants to discover the potential attacks at each layer of the TCP/IP Model.

· To help participants understand the process of investigating cyber incidents

· To help participants gain practical knowledge in investigating selected applications.

· To assist participants to identify malicious activities through log analysis.

· To assist participants to trace the source of an IP Address using forensics techniques.


Target Group

IT Managers/Technical Officers, CISO, Information Security Professionals, Forensics Auditors, Risk Managers/Analysts, Security Managers, and other individuals interested in cybercrime prevention and detection.

Modules of the course

· Overview of cybercrime Investigation & Digital Forensics

· Introduction to Computer Networks

· Digital Examination Processes, Tool & Techniques

· Introduction to Network Forensics & Incident response

· Extracting & Analysing Evidence from the computer Memory

· Extracting & Analysing user Generated Activities (Web browser Analysis & Web Attacks, Emails, USB Activities)

· Log Analysis Using Open Source/Commercial Forensic Tools

· Investigating Skype, Team Viewer, RDP & Zoom Activities

· Anti-Forensics Tool & Techniques

· Setting up Forensics Laboratory

· Overview of Mobile Forensics Investigations

· Forensics Readiness, Ethical & Legal Consideration


How to Apply

Interested applicants are kindly invited to click on the “How to Apply” button in order to fill and submit the online application form and forward it to



Mary Anna Abakah

Lead, Training

e-Crime Bureau

Tel. 00 233 (0) 0302 999 981

Mobile. 00 233 (0) 50 1304 836 / 50 788 8899  Email:


Mrs Marylyn Agblor

Training Coordination Officer

Tel. 00 233 (0) 302 718200 Ext. 1012

Fax. 00 233 (0) 302 718201 Email: Email:


Col Daniel Amenyo-Agbekor

Course Director

Tel. 00 233 (0) 302 718200 Ext. 1035

Fax. 00 233 (0) 302 718201 Email: