Site Exploitation Course
The Site Exploitation Course provides students with an overall understanding of site exploitation procedures including proper collection, handling and marking methods for digital media, cellular devices and documents with intelligence value. Additionally, students learn how to document chain of custody of collected materials to ensure evidentiary value in a court of law. Students become familiar with different types of digital still cameras, an understanding of the techniques associated with using photographic equipment, and applying them to document and macro photography. Students receive instruction on the site exploitation mission planning process and conduct hands on practical exercises that reinforce the skills taught in class. The course is designed to give graduates a very good overall knowledge of the equipment, proper use, and planning considerations needed to execute a site exploitation mission. Students leave the course with an overall knowledge of the equipment and the proper expertise needed to operate in the real world.