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Friday, October 15, 2021

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06 September 2021 to 29 October 2021

The course aims to enable participants to achieve a Common European Framework of References for languages (CEFR) to the level of B1 - independent user, in Police English Language.

The specific objectives for participants of this course are:

  1. To have the ability, in accordance with CEFR, to express themselves briefly in familiar situations and to deal in a general way with non-routine information in writing, in speaking, in reading and in listening;
  2. To enrich their Police English Language vocabulary and use it appropriately in situations where police specific terminology is required;
  3. To practice cooperation on a European level, which they can later on utilise in cross-border communication.

The course is scheduled to take place in the period of 6 September – 29 October 2021.

The curriculum content will focus on online self-paced, as well as, trainer guided activities and related assignments in the following subject knowledge areas:

  • English Police Station, Equipment and Officers
  • Money laundering
  • Cybercrime
  • Europol
  • Schengen
  • Counterterrorism
  • EU Policy Cycle
  • Joint Investigation Teams
  • Immigration

Reading, speaking, writing and listening skills will be practiced in the context of the abovementioned topics.

The content of the course will be presented in CEPOL's virtual learning environment where participants will engage in activities extending and practising their Police English Language skills.

Participants are expected to study around 12-15 hour per week in order to be able to achieve the aim. This course is fully flexible and learners can progress along the weekly activities at their own pace, however sometimes they are offered to attend real time sessions with the trainers and must submit certain assignments on time. Participants should follow the course continuously, preferably on a daily basis.

Nomination: The online course offers 100 seats altogether. In case you are interested to participate, please contact your local CEPOL National Unit / CEPOL National Contact Point at your earliest convenience to receive detailed information on the application process. Deadline for nominations by CEPOL National Units: 16 July 2021.

 
20 September 2021 to 15 October 2021

The aim of the activity is to provide participants with an introduction to Open Source Digital forensics software, file systems, data carving, evidential digital artefacts, computer forensic strategies and data forensics. It also aims to disseminate the latest investigation techniques and methods and to promote the mutual sharing of experience.

The learning strategy is focused to support the participants to achieve the learning outcomes by following a learner-centred approach and interactive, participatory, practical and experiential principles in accordance with andragogic theory.

The activity involves didactic learning through presentations by subject matter experts and experiential learning by providing practical exercises. Live sessions will be included and compulsory to allow live interaction with experts but also with other students.

After each topic, the participants will have to complete an assignment that will allow him/her progress into the course and attend the mandatory live session. A summative assessment will be conducted by the participants at the end of the activity in form of online feedback, which is a condition for receiving the Attendance Certificate. The outcomes will feed into a Trainers’ Report, which will be used for quality enhancement of the activity in future.

After completion of the training activity, the participant will be able to:

1. Explain and apply the rules of forensics and reporting
2. Understand computer data representation and convert values between the binary, hexadecimal and decimal notations
3. Use a forensic distribution of the Linux operating system for basic tasks
4. Acquire and access forensically digital evidence
a. Plan portioning, create and format partitions
b. Use Imaging and Hashing
c. Forensically mount acquired images
5. Analyse exFAT and NTFS file systems and interpret related metadata
6. Recover deleted files and apply basic file carving tasks
7. Recover and interpret basic MS Windows forensic artifacts (registry, browser cookies and history, explore SQLite databases
8. Filter large text files like log files using basic regular expressions
9. Solve an integrated exercise applying forensics strategies and the knowledge acquired during the course.
10. Adapt his/her digital forensic tools use accordingly the acquired principle once agreed by line management.

The course will be delivered online over a period of 4 weeks, between 20 September - 15 October 2021. Participants are expected to study around 20 hours per week, including practical exercises and live sessions.

A computer with full admin access is required to do the practical exercises assigned during the course. A Linux Distro will be provided by CEPOL and ECTEG before the course and requires 8GB ram and 500 GB HDD/SSD, a USB2 port and a network interface.

The course will be held entirely in English, therefore it is essential that nominated officials possess appropriate language skills (at least B2 level). The entire activity will be carried out online on CEPOL’s Law Enforcement Education Platform (LEEd), hence the physical presence of participants will not be required.


Nomination:

In case you are interested to attend, please contact your local CEPOL National Unit / CEPOL National Contact Point as soon as possible. Deadline for nominations by CEPOL National Units: 20 August 2021.

Selected participants have to be registered to CEPOL's online Law Enforcement Education platform LEEd where the online activity will take the place.


 
11 October 2021 to 15 October 2021

The aim of the activity is to enhance cooperation on cross-border cases by using TOR-networks and darkweb and by increasing skills to find virtual currencies (VC) in the course of criminal investigations as well as to identify the existence of a VC wallet, notably in the framework of searches.

 
11 October 2021 to 15 October 2021

The aim of this activity is enhance leadership performance and cooperation of leaders at EU level by strengthening the competencies of future law enforcement decision-makers in terms of strategy formulation, implementation and change management with particular emphasis on international/EU dimension of enforcement. To foster a network of future leaders in EU law enforcement, encouraging international partnership, addressing future challenges for law enforcement and assessing the training needs in relation to leadership development.

 
11 October 2021 to 15 October 2021

The aim of the activity is to support the effective functioning of cooperation based on the SIS legal instruments, the SIRENE Manual and the Catalogue of Recommendations and Best Practice for SIS/SIRENE in order to enhance security within the Schengen Area. It also aims to enhance the knowledge of the SIRENE operators in the area of missing/vulnerable persons and children at risk of abduction.

The learning strategy focuses on enhancing the knowledge of the SIRENE officers to ensure the fast and high quality information exchange between the Schengen countries.

The learning process highlights a learner-centred approach and accommodate interactive, participatory and practical orientated principles. The active contribution of the learner is key and all participants are expected to be ready and open to share their experience.

The activity involves didactic learning through online presentations by subject matter experts, virtual interactive and collaborative learning by group work. The learners will need to exchange ideas with other participants virtually and complete small tasks/assignments, then share the results of these tasks between each other and debate them collectively. Moreover, preparatory assignments will be given to prepare for the activity. The course will include both pre course and post course activities.

The course will be delivered online between 11 October - 15 October 2021. Participants are expected to study around 3-4 hours per day during this period in order to be able to complete the activity. The participants should be available for completing the course tasks and follow the course continuously, on a daily basis.

The course will be held entirely in English, therefore it is essential that nominated officials possess appropriate language skills (at least B2 level). The entire activity will be carried out online on CEPOL’s Law Enforcement Education Platform (LEEd), hence the physical presence of participants will not be required. Participants will need to complete the LEEd registration procedure in order to get access to the course page.


Nomination:

In case you are interested to attend, please contact your local CEPOL National Unit / CEPOL National Contact Point as soon as possible. Deadline for nominations by CEPOL National Units: 24 September 2021.

Selected participants have to be registered to CEPOL's online Law Enforcement Education platform LEEd where the online activity will take the place.


 
11 October 2021 to 15 October 2021

The aim of this activity is to improve practitioners’ performance by enhancing their competences to apply the general critical infrastructure (CI) security measures and cybersecurity as well as their skills in identifying and managing risk as well as identifying and linking the impact of new technologies for CI protection.

 
11 October 2021 to 22 October 2021

The aim of the training activity is to enhance information exchange between law enforcement authorities in the Member States as well as cooperation and exchange of knowledge on innovative methods and techniques regarding the daily information exchange via Single Points of Contact (SPOC).

The activity will focus on identifying different models of SPOC in each Member State as a ‘one-stop-shop’ for international police cooperation, operating 24/7; relevant guidelines and manual for international law enforcement cooperation and information exchange; difficulties/challenges faced by countries when using the SPOCs; key elements of existing tools; information flow between designated contact points and data protection provisions.

The learning process highlights a learner-centred approach and will consist of:

  • Independent Learning: reviewing case studies, watching webinars and short videos, studying reading material (18 hours);
  • Contact Learning: live webinars and live session, group work, forum discussion with other participants, exchange of good practice (8 hours);
  • Experiential Learning: a simulated case exercise is provided in the end of the activity which needs to be analysed by participants (4 hours).

Participant should be available for the live webinars and live session, according to the course programme and they should follow the course continuously. This is important as they will need to exchange their ideas with other participants virtually and complete small tasks/assignments then share the results of these tasks between each other and debate them collectively. Completion of the course would require minimum 2 hours investment / working day from the attending participant during the length of three weeks.

The course will be held entirely in English, therefore it is essential that nominated officials possess appropriate language skills (at least B2 level).

No special experience is required from participants but it is important that they`ll remain open-minded, active and will be willing to share their ideas/experience during the learning process.

The entire activity will be carried out online on CEPOL’s Law Enforcement Education Platform (LEEd), hence the physical presence of participants will not be required. Participants will need to complete the registration procedure in LEEd in order to get access to the course page.


Nomination:

In case you are interested to attend, please contact your local CEPOL National Unit / CEPOL National Contact Point as soon as possible. Deadline for nominations by CEPOL National Units: 10 September 2021.

Selected participants have to be registered to CEPOL's online Law Enforcement Education platform LEEd where the online activity will take the place.


 
12 October 2021 to 15 October 2021

The aim of this activity is to prevent and act against amok shootings by enhancing the capacity of law enforcement to perform an early identification of individuals planning a violent attack and to manage the threat of public violent attacks. To improve law enforcement capacity to perform threat assessments and to manage public violent attacks carried out by lone-actor terrorists or violent loners.

 
15 October 2021

The aim of the webinar is to support implementation of interviews in accordance with human rights and prevent the use of torture in the criminal justice system.

At the end of the webinar the participant will be able to:

  • Explain how efficient interviews go hand in hand with fairness (human rights compliance);
  • Conduct a professional interview in compliance with human rights;
  • Think like a detective.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Contact

Office address

European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1066 Budapest
Ó utca 27
Hungary

Correspondence address

European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1903 Budapest
Pf.314
Hungary

Email address

Telephone: +36 1 803 8030/8031

Fax: +36 1 803 8032

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