Amber Schroader, CEO of Paraben, explains the different ways to pursue a career in digital forensics, like pursuing a college degree or studying toward a certification. And if a certification, which one will take you on the path you want? Schroader also talks about what doors can open for you, where to get started, and which upper-level certs you should work toward so you’re prepared for the job you want.
0:00 – Breaking down digital forensics certifications
1:08 – Different ways to learn digital forensics
2:07 – Digital forensics college courses versus certifications
3:45 – Main digital forensics certifications and paths
5:20 – Finding a digital forensics niche
6:18 – Hands-on projects for digital forensics experience
7:25 – How to get started in digital forensics
8:34 – Learn digital forensics
9:01 – Outro
Infosec’s mission is to put people at the center of cybersecurity. We help IT and security professionals advance their careers with skills development and certifications while empowering all employees with security awareness and phishing training to stay cyber-safe at work and home. More than 70% of the Fortune 500 have relied on Infosec Skills to develop their security talent, and more than 5 million learners worldwide are more cyber-resilient from Infosec IQ’s security awareness training. Learn more at infosecinstitute.com.