Wi-Fi Advanced


​This course is designed to build on knowledge previously gained from the three day Wi-Fi course. It is focussed on understanding more complex data sets and functionality.

Who should attend

​Officers and staff undertaking the role of Digital Media Investigator within a dedicated unit or who have responsibilities for digital media investigation as part of their role.


​To develop further the understanding and skills of learners in relation to Wi-Fi forensic analysis.


​On successful completion of this course learners will be able to:

1.   Understand Wi-Fi radio modulation, QAM and OFDMA.
2.   Understand DHCP data and advanced interpretation of router logs.
3.   Describe firewall rules and remote access.
4.   Identify advanced services, port numbers, port forwarding, Bitcoin and peer to peer usage, and their
      location within the GUI.
5.   Conduct Wi-Fi RF Survey and router examination of a multiple AP network.
6.   Demonstrate log file interpretation by successful completion of a practical scenario.
7.   Explain 802.11 how beamforming is created, its practical application and the functionality of MIMO.
8.   Describe Wi-Fi repeater AP and network topology.
9.   Conduct statement writing specific to Wi-Fi RF surveys in accordance with current survey report
10. Understand Wi-Fi active scanning, interaction of devices with AP and management frames.
11. Explain the risk of carrying out active Wi-Fi scanning.

Entry requirements

​All learners must have completed the Wi-Fi 3 day course prior to attending the Wi-Fi Advanced.

Course Dates and Venues

Start dateEnd dateVenuePlaces
08/02/202110/02/2021RytonPlease email

Course duration

​3 Days

Methods of delivery

​The course is trainer-led and classroom-based and includes many practical exercises. It is delivered to a maximum of 10 delegates.

Assessment processes / accreditation details

​Certain elements are included within this training course to assist with future ISO 17020 compliance should that be necessary.

Additional information




Cost to HO forces


£1,054.00 (Prices are valid from 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021)

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