The Intelligence Analyst Training Program (IATP) is designed as an introductory level training program on law enforcement intelligence analysis. The program provides a firm foundation and baseline for criminal/law enforcement intelligence analysts. It is based around the core competencies of an analyst and the analytical standards for law enforcement intelligence analysts. IATP culminates with a practical exercise devoted to critical thinking concepts and the three components of analysis. IATP is designed to provide a thorough understanding of the intelligence cycle.
The student is evaluated on the basic concepts of analysis, presentation skills, and writing abilities. The final practical exercise is devoted towards bringing together all teaching points, combining the fundamentals of analysis with a law enforcement problem area. This graded practical exercise culminates with the submission of both a written report on their analytical product and presentation of a briefing on their analysis.
This is an entry level program for intelligence and investigative analysts. It is open to law enforcement intelligence analysts, investigative analysts, criminal research analysts, agents, officers, auditors, and individuals serving as direct law enforcement support personnel. The participant needs to have basic computer skills prior to enrolling in this program.
Required Training Materials
- Sources of Information for Law Enforcement Intelligence Analysts
- Electronic Case Organization
- Overview for Law Enforcement Intelligence and Investigative Analysts
- Investigative Analysis Tools and Methodologies
- Link Analysis
- The Analytical Process
- Investigative Applications of Electronic Spreadsheets
- Geographic Information Systems and Geographic Profiling
- Presentation Skills
Federal organization personnel should contact their agency training officer to register for training, email questions to FLETCAdmissions@fletc.dhs.gov or telephone 912-267-3344.
State, local and tribal officers requesting training should register online. If organizational support is required or you have additional needs, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 1-800-743-5382.
International (non-US) personnel should email FLETCemail@example.com or telephone 912-261-4023.
Program Contact Info
Glynco: (912) 267-3166
NOTE: For Export training programs only, the below forms must be completed and faxed to the Training Specialist at 912-267-2500.