Digital Forensic Techniques

This course focuses on sound forensic investigation techniques and best practices. You will be required to use the concepts and techniques learnt to uncover and analyse digital evidence from a variety of computer and mobile file systems.

This course aims to teach aspiring practitioners sound forensic investigation processes used in handling cases that may lead to judicial or non-judicial proceedings. 

Who Should Attend

Individuals who are currently responsible or will be responsible for conducting field investigations of digital forensics cases. 

You should have completed relevant basic and intermediate level courses from this series, such as Network Forensics & Analysis, and Server Administration, Security & Scripting.

For course details, click here.

Course Outline


Digital Investigation Process


  • Role of a forensic investigator
  • Evolution of digital forensic sources and future trends
  • Judicial vs non-judicial investigations
  • Extraction and preservation of digital evidence 


Investigation Artifacts


  • Present-day file systems, data structures and operating system artifacts
  • Information recovery from deleted or slack space
  • Proper handling of important hardware and software in a digital forensics lab 


Conducting Investigations


  • Digital forensic investigations methodology using industrial strength tools
  • Timeline analysis process
  • Hypothesis generation and support
  • Presentation techniques of investigation findings


Participants will be issued with a Certificate of Accomplishment upon meeting 75% of the required course attendance. 

Trainers' Profile

The course will be conducted by Lecturers of Temasek Polytechnic School of Informatics & IT who are specialists in the topics covered and are equipped with an expanse of experience in training practitioners in the industry.

Enquiries & Application

Submit on-line application via: (Please select Course Code:  ZBV)

Temasek SkillsFuture Academy 
Temasek Polytechnic
East Wing Block 1A, Level 3, Unit 81
21 Tampines Avenue 1
Singapore 529757

Opening Hours
8.30 am to 7.00 pm (Mon to Fri)
Closed on Sat, Sun & Public Holidays

Contact Details
6788 1212

Temasek Polytechnic reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fee, amend any other information or cancel course with low enrolment.