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Cyber Crime - Cryptocurrency



Only 3 Days



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6.2.2023 (Monday)


On this accelerated Cyber Crime Cryptocurrency course, you’ll learn the theory behind cryptocurrency and the world of crypto transactions, live tracing and practical investigative steps.

In just 3 days, you’ll build knowledge on the design, implementation and analysis of Bitcoin, both its lifecycle and as a client, helping ensure secure transactions. You’ll also learn:

  • How fiat currencies work and the differences and similarities with cryptocurrencies
  • To consider the use of public and private keys and their nature as addresses
  • How to suspect criminal use of cryptocurrency

Through Firebrand’s Lecture | Lab | Review, you’ll get access to courseware, learn from certified instructors and sit the Cyber Crime Cryptocurrency exam.


The primary audience for this accelerated course are investigators that work or are interested in working with Bitcoin.

Four reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. You'll be trained and certified faster. Learn more on this 3-day accelerated course. You'll get at least 12 hours a day of quality learning time in a distraction-free environment
  2. Your course is all-inclusive. One simple price covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals – so you can focus on learning
  3. Pass first time or train again for free. Your expert instructor will deliver our unique accelerated learning methods, allowing you to learn faster and be in the best possible position to pass first time. In the unlikely event that you don't, it's covered by your Certification Guarantee
  4. Study with an award-winning training provider. We've won the Learning and Performance Institute's "Training Company of the Year" three times. Firebrand is your fastest way to learn, with 134561 students saving more than one million hours since 2001


Seven reasons why you should sit your course with Firebrand Training

  1. Two options of training. Choose between residential classroom-based, or online courses
  2. You'll be certified fast. With us, you’ll be trained in record time
  3. Our course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams**, accommodation* and meals*. No hidden extras.
  4. Pass first time or train again for free. This is our guarantee. We’re confident you’ll pass your course first time. But if not, come back within a year and only pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs
  5. You’ll learn more. A day with a traditional training provider generally runs from 9am – 5pm, with a nice long break for lunch. With Firebrand Training you’ll get at least 12 hours/day quality learning time, with your instructor
  6. You’ll learn faster. Chances are, you’ll have a different learning style to those around you. We combine visual, auditory and tactile styles to deliver the material in a way that ensures you will learn faster and more easily
  7. You’ll be studying with the best. We’ve been named in Training Industry’s “Top 20 IT Training Companies of the Year” every year since 2010. As well as winning many more awards, we’ve trained and certified over 100,000 professionals
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts


  • Module 1: Basics of Cryptocurrency and the Blockchain
  • Module 2: Crypto in Action - Bitcoin
  • Module 3: The crypto wallet
  • Module 4: What just happened? Tracing the transactions
  • Module 5: Investigating Bitcoin Wallet
  • Module 6: Interpreting Bitcoin transactions on the Blockchain
  • Module 7: In the Crime Scene
  • Module 8: Tracing a Bitcoin transaction to a suspect
  • Module 9: The future of cryptocurrency

Exam Track

As part of your accelerated course, you'll sit the following exam at the Firebrand Training centre, covered by your Certification Guarantee:

Cyber Crime: Cryptography exam

  • Number of questions: 50

What's Included

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)


There are no formal prerequisites for this accelerated course.

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites? Don’t worry. Your training consultant will discuss your background with you to understand if this course is right for you.


Here's the Firebrand Training review section. Since 2001 we've trained exactly 134561 students and asked them all to review our Accelerated Learning. Currently, 96.55% have said Firebrand exceeded their expectations.

Read reviews from recent accelerated courses below or visit Firebrand Stories for written and video interviews from our alumni.

"This course has helped to build on some basic to little knowledge. It will help me in heading up a unit with enough practical knowledge of virtual currency. The input was enjoyable and practical."
Adam Wilkins, Derbyshire Constabulary. (6.4.2021 (Tuesday) to 8.4.2021 (Thursday))

"Excellent course, realised a complex subject into something quite simple"
Steven Judge, Derbyshire Constabulary. (6.4.2021 (Tuesday) to 8.4.2021 (Thursday))

"Very good training - good understanding by the instructors of a complex subject which was not too "techy"."
Mark Rodger, Derbyshire Constabulary. (6.4.2021 (Tuesday) to 8.4.2021 (Thursday))

"Not my first Firebrand course but this was my first co-hosted course. It provided a comprehensive introduction to Crypto Currency with the added benefit of experience of use of analysis tools."
R.L.. (6.4.2021 (Tuesday) to 8.4.2021 (Thursday))

"Great training well organised and approachable instructor"
Nicola Ward, cyber crime investigator. (6.4.2021 (Tuesday) to 8.4.2021 (Thursday))

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