Training Introduction

LT : Hard disk Forensic – Data Recovery

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Registration Open for May 2024 

Duration: 15 Days

The Hard Disk Forensic-Data Recovery Hands-on Lab Training program by SIFS India focuses on the forensic examination of hard drives, techniques to recover data from hard disks, forensic analysis of file systems, digital evidence collection and preservation, and various techniques to investigate storage media.

The training, a perfect blend of theoretical concepts and practical exercises, equips you with skills to employ specialized and advanced tools and techniques to acquire, preserve, and analyze data stored on hard disks, recover deleted files, identify timestamps, establish a timeline of activities, and at the same time ensure the integrity of the original digital evidence.

After successfully completing this training, you will receive a certificate as a testament to your ability to handle the complexities of hard disk investigations to decipher stored information, hidden or encrypted data, malicious activities, and contributing to legal proceedings.

Payment Details:

Account Details for Student

Bank Name  - ICICI BANK
Acc. Name    - SIFS INDIA PVT. LTD.
Account No. - 663505500086
Type         - Current
IFSC Code    -   ICIC0000160

  • Training Outcome

    Introduction to Hard Disk Forensics and Data Recovery

    Overview of Digital Forensics and Data Recovery

    Importance of Hard Disk Forensics

    Legal and Ethical Considerations in Data Recovery

    Understanding Hard Disk Drives (HDDs)

    Basics of Hard Disk Drives

    HDD Components and Architecture

    Disk Geometry and Formatting

    File Systems and Data Structures

    Understanding File Systems (FAT, NTFS, ext4, etc.)

    Data Structures and Metadata

    Recovering Deleted Files

    Data Recovery Tools and Software

    Introduction to Data Recovery Tools

    Popular Commercial Software

    Open-Source Data Recovery Tools

    Advanced-Data Recovery Techniques

    Dealing with Bad Sectors and Physical Damage

    Forensic Analysis of SSDs

    Forensic Analysis of Encrypted and Compressed Data

    Understanding Encryption on Hard Disks

    Decrypting Data and Password Cracking

    Analyzing Compressed Data

    Legal Aspects and Reporting

    Legal Requirements in Data Recovery

    Chain of Custody in Data Recovery

  • What steps should I follow to enroll for the Lab-based Training?

    To enroll, click on the “Register” option available on the right side of the screen, followed by the provided instructions and payment procedure.

  • Which documents do I have to submit at the time of enrollment?

    Academic Qualification Documents, Professional Qualification Certificates, and National ID Proof for Passport Copy are required at the time of enrollment.

  • What are the benefits of a Lab-based Training?

    Your problem-solving and critical thinking skills will be enhanced.

  • How will I receive confirmation once I have completed the payment procedure?

    A confirmation email will be sent to you once the payment is received and verified.

  • Will I receive any assignments during my Training?

    Yes, you will receive case-based assignments during the training.

  • Can I register for the Crime Scene Investigation, Fingerprint, Document and Cyber division under a single program?

    Yes, you can register for all these divisions combined. Contact the team for more clarification.

  • Will I receive any certificates after completing the Training?

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

  • Is there a refund policy if I am unable to attend the training after registration?

    No refund is possible once the payment is made.

  • Where can I get answers to my queries related to the training program?

    You can call us at +91-1147074263 or WhatsApp us at +91-7303913003. You can also write to us at

Technical Requirements

Device - Phone / Tablet / Laptop with Charger


Headphone with Microphone

Software & Tools 

Basic Stationery






A4 Sheet

Additional Requirements 

Any additional requirements for practical work will be informed prior via email.

Sakshi Bhandekar


I found the training to be insightful, where I practiced how to retrieve lost, deleted, or corrupted data from a hard disk. Thank you very much for such an amazing lab training for SIFS.

Dileshvar Sahu


The mentors taught me in a way that was simple to understand, thus instilling in me an interest in exploring various aspects of hard drive forensics encountered in forensic cases. I thank Dr. Ranjeet Singh sir and other SIFS team members for developing even more interest in forensic science in me through this training.

Nijanand Chandrakar


I feel an intense sense of satisfaction and gratitude for the chance to be part of this institute through this training. I am glad to have been a trainee in such a valuable and great training program at your institute.

Vandana Yadav


Thank you, Sherlock Institute of Forensic Science, for providing valuable knowledge and practice in hard disk forensics. I hope I will apply them to my future career.

Priyanka Sahu


It was a good training program for getting deep knowledge related to data recovery and its importance in the criminal justice system. I greatly acknowledge SIFS for this.



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