Current OSINT Courses

The OSINTion is currently offering the following OSINT courses:

OSINT Class Offerings

All course offerings can be viewed on the calendar here.

OSINT Investigations: People

OSINT Investigations: Business

Practical OPSEC for OSINT and Privacy

Image Intelligence (IMINT), Optical Character Recognition (OCR), and Video Analysis

Alternative & Advanced Search Engine OSINT

Accelerated Introduction to Intelligence

OSINT Courses in Development

In addition to creating on-demand material, The OSINTion is currently developing the following courses:

  • Expected to be released in 2021:
    • Securing Collected Intelligence
    • Introduction to Open Source Intelligence Report Writing
    • Geospatial Intelligence (GEOINT)
    • Introduction to Social Engineering
    • Defense Against Social Engineering
  • Expected to be released in 2022:
    • Professional and Private Investigating
    • Technical Social Engineering
    • Comprehensive Open Source Intelligence Tools course
    • Python Scripting, Automation, and APIs for Open Source Intelligence (think of creating your own tools)
    • Real-Time Event Open Source Intelligence
    • Introduction to Dark Web
    • Dark Web Open Source Intelligence Analysis

Alternate Payment Methods

Information about using alternative payment methods can be found here.

Continuing Education & Employer Relations

Information about getting certificates, badges, or invoices for CPEs/CEUs/etc. and employer reimbursement can be found here.

About Joe and The OSINTion

The OSINTion is an online and onsite Open Source Intelligence training provider based in the US. The Principal Instructor, Joe Gray, is a recognized expert in Open Source Intelligence and other relevant topics in information security. Joe’s passionate and common sense approach to Open Source Intelligence is easy to comprehend and natural for students to follow along. By day, Joe is a Senior Investigator with a firm in the US.

Competitively, Joe has placed in the following competitions involving OSINT:

  • 3rd place in the NOLACon Open Source Intelligence CTF in 2018 (as a member of the Password Inspection Agency)
  • 3rd place in the NOLACon Open Source Intelligence CTF in 2019 (as a member of the Password Inspection Agency)
  • 2nd place in the BSides Atlanta Open Source Intelligence CTF in 2019 (as a member of the Password Inspection Agency)
  • 1st place in the DerbyCon Social Engineering Capture the Flag (SECTF) in 2017
  • 4th place in the DerbyCon OSINT CTF in 2019
  • 2nd place in the Hackfest (Quebec) Missing Persons CTF powered by TraceLabs in 2019 (as a member of the Password Inspection Agency)
  • 2nd place in the Hackfest (Quebec) Social Engineering Capture the Flag (SECTF) in 2019
  • 2nd place in the TraceLabs Global Missing Persons CTF V (as a member of the Password Inspection Agency)
  • 1st place in the TraceLabs Global OSINT Search Party at DEFCON 28 (as a member of the Password Inspection Agency)
  • 1st place in the TraceLabs Global OSINT Search Party at DEFCON 29 (as a member of The Federal Bureau of OH-SHINT)