Recorded Webinar: Utilizing Social Media and Other Search Resources


This class expands your general knowledge of the search engine, making difficult searches more effective.

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Utilizing Social Media and Other Search Resources: 60 minutes – Recorded March 28, 2019

As an investigator, social media platforms and search engines are important tools for tracking down facts and following leads. This class expands your general knowledge of social media platforms and search engines, allowing you to create thorough reports for your clients.

In this intermediate to advanced hands-on class, we will go beyond identifying targets and locating their social media accounts. Participants will learn how to open every aspect of social media to explore where key information can be hidden or overlooked. You will identify which search engine to use, when to use it, and what results you should expect from each by conducting hands-on advanced Internet and social media searches. We will also evaluate and review several free and fee-based resources on the market for locating unique information and monitoring social media. Upon completion of this course, investigators will be able to

  • Conduct advanced search strategies
  • Utilize social media search tools
  • Incorporate free and fee-based alert services and monitoring tools into their investigations


About Hg’s Webinars

Hetherington Group’s live webinars are approved as continuing professional education credits by ACFE, NASBA, DHS, LPF, SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP, and ASIS. Hg makes these webinars available for purchase after the live event; however, they are not approved for CEU credits with some associations (specifically NASBA).


Please check your computer or device prior to attending the webinar via to ensure everything works properly. There is no further preparation required prior to the webinar.