Course Introduction

FCC 5 : Cyber Security & OSINT

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Cyber security is the process of securing digital devices, networks, servers, and data from unethical online attacks. The online Cyber Security & OSINT Foundation Certificate Course by Sherlock Institute of Forensic Science (SIFS India) will help you gain knowledge about several online privacy protection techniques you can implement to protect yourself from ever-growing digital world crimes.

Over the 12 sessions, you will learn internet security basics along with several case studies and digital threat detection techniques. The curriculum is regularly updated as per the latest industry trends and requirements and is taught by cyber security experts and researchers constantly working to devise new methods of online security. You will also gain insights about how to collect publicly available data and analyze it for any malicious content that can harm the online security of individuals, organizations, or even countries.

In this era of digitalization, the scope of this field can never go down and is emerging as the most lucrative field of study. However, globally, there is a huge gap between the current number of skilled cyber security experts and what is actually needed. To fill this demand and supply gap, we would like you to enroll in this web-based cyber security course and begin your journey to protect society from such threats.

Learning Outcomes:

Understanding Cyber Security Fundamentals: After completing this course, you will have a strong understanding of the basic cyber security principles, including the identification of common threats and their preventive measures.

Effective Network and OS Security: You will learn how to implement security measures to protect computer networks and operating systems, thereby minimizing the risk of cyberattacks and unauthorized access.

Proficiency in OSINT Techniques: You will gain an understanding of using tools and techniques for gathering publicly available information from different sources for security and investigative purposes.

Ethical Hacking and Vulnerability Assessment: You will become aware of the difference between ethical and unethical hacking and learn ways to address security weaknesses in systems and applications.

Practical Application of Knowledge: You will become proficient in applying your cyber security and OSINT knowledge in real-world scenarios and making decisions to protect yourself from cyber threats.

This course is conducted every year for one month. You can visit our website for more details or follow our social media account for regular updates. We also conduct special batches for institutes and colleges. Contact us for minimum student requirements and other details.

Course Duration: 1 Month (12 Sessions)

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Last Date to Register: Will be updated

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Platform: Online via Zoom

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Course Fees:

India: INR 1500

International: USD 50

Participants will Receive:

Study material for each session


  • Curriculum

    Introduction to Cyber Security and OSINT

    Fundamentals of Information Security

    Network Security Principles

    Operating System Security

    Cyber Threats and Prevention Techniques

    Cryptography and Data Protection

    Security Policy Development and Compliance

    Ethical Hacking and Penetration Testing

    Introduction to Open Source Intelligence (OSINT)

    OSINT Tools and Techniques

    Social Engineering and OSINT

    Case Studies in Cyber Security and OSINT

  • What is the duration of the course?

    The course is divided into 12 sessions spanning over a month. You will have access to the course materials for each session after enrollment.

  • How do I register for the course?

    To register, simply click on the registration link on our website and follow the instructions to complete the registration process, including providing your personal information and payment details.

  • Are there any prerequisites for this course?

    There are no specific prerequisites for this foundation course. It is suitable for beginners and those with a general interest. However, a basic understanding of science can be helpful.

  • What kind of support is available to students during the course?

    We offer a comprehensive support system for our students. You will have access to a private WhatsApp group for any questions related to the course content.

  • Can I access the course materials at any time, or is there a set schedule?

    All the course material will be in downloadable format. So, you can access it 24/7 and study at your own pace.

  • What are the benefits of completing this course?

    Completing the Online Foundation Certificate Course will equip you with the essential knowledge and skills required for entry-level positions. It can also serve as a strong foundation for further education or career advancement in forensic science.

  • Is there a certificate awarded upon completion of the course?

    Yes, upon successful completion of the course, you will receive an eCertificate, which can be a valuable addition to your resume and may enhance your career prospects in the field.

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Preeti Shah


The Cyber Security and OSINT course is incredible! I gained an in-depth understanding of the field and what practical skills are needed to pursue a career in it, along with superb guidance from highly knowledgeable faculty. Highly recommended.



All the techniques learned during this cyber security course are invaluable. A must for tech enthusiasts!



I am thankful to SIFS for conducting such courses. I learned a lot from real-world case studies. The course definitely opens your pathway to learning to protect the digital world.

Dr. N. Sayee Ganesh


SIFS India's Cyber Security and OSINT program is top-notch. Expert instructors, comprehensive content, and a bright future in cybersecurity

Ekta Pradhan


I had a thrilling experience with SIFS India! cyber security and OSINT course. I now feel ready to dive into the world of digital defense confidently.



Dr. Malvika Mehta

Dr. Malvika Mehta

Graphologist & Forensic Investigator
Dr. Ranjeet Singh

Dr. Ranjeet Singh

Managing Director

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