Throughout the year, Hetherington Group offers monthly live webinars on current investigative tactics involving social networks, search engines, due diligence, the dark web, and other related topics. Participants should have some basic experience of the topic, as all programs are offered at an intermediate level, unless otherwise noted.
All Hg training classes are approved as continuing professional education credits by ACFE, NASBA, DHS, LPF, SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP, and ASIS. Individuals will earn continuing professional education credits for attending the live webinar. These webinars are also available for purchase after the live event; however, they are not approved for CEU credits.
Single Webinars: 60-minute Webinars, 1 CEU: $69; 90-minute Webinars, 2 CEUs: $95
OSINT 6: Open Source Intelligence—Start to Finish: Three-Day Webinar, 360 minutes, 6 CEUs, 2pm ET.
Social Media Investigations & Monitoring: 60 minutes, 1 CEU, 2pm ET.
Dark Web Undercover: 60 minutes, 1 CEU, 2pm ET.
Ethics Online, 90 minutes, 2 CEUs, 2pm ET.
Recorded Webinar: Google Beginner to Pro, 60 minutes – January 11, 2018
The ability to uncover information on the Internet is the primary skill of an online investigator. The go-to resource for many is Google, yet not everyone knows how to utilize its full potential. Learn how to maximize your Google searches, as we cover the basics, the hacks, and extra Google resources to create proper search strategies and run advanced Internet searches. Please note only live Hg webinars are approved for CEUs. Read More >
Recorded Webinar: Dark Web Primer, 60 minutes – February 8, 2018
Understand what makes up the dark web and how criminals take advantage of its anonymous nature to profit in counterfeit products, stolen goods, child pornography, human trafficking, and other nefarious deeds. This class will introduce the dark web and the channels used to institute private communications, sales, and exchanges. Read More >
Recorded Webinar: Due Diligence and Public Records, 90 minutes – March 8, 2018
Recorded Webinar: Social Media Searching: 60 minutes – April 19, 2018
Recorded Webinar: Domestic Background Checks: 90 minutes – May 24, 2018
Recorded Webinar: International Background Checks, 60 minutes – June 8, 2018
International due diligence is vital for business success and management. It can be a straightforward task, if you know how to utilize the right resources from the plethora of information available. However, if you are searching on an unfamiliar country, the due diligence process can be a long and daunting venture. We will review available databases and open sources for a variety of countries to conduct international due diligence and background checks. Read More >