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OSINT Tradecraft


Internet Intelligence
and Investigation Masterclass


Discover how to harness the potential of publicly available information via open-source intelligence. OSINT Tradecraft is a structured pathway to success developed and delivered by industry-renowned internet investigator Steve Adams.

Master OSINT concepts, ethics, tools, and techniques.


The OSINT Tradecraft course provides students with a foundational knowledge of proactive and reactive OSINT workflows, legal and ethical considerations, and tools and techniques. Completing this course, you will know everything you need to know to conduct your own internet investigations effectively and efficiently.

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Flexible Learning

Complete the course at your own pace and convenience. OSINT Tradecraft can be accessed anytime, anywhere, accommodating your existing schedule and work commitments. With 12 months of access to the course, you can easily revisit relevant modules when the need requires, rather than having to rely on interpreting notes taken during an on-site course.



Intelligence with Steve's training eliminates the need for travel expenses related to training and reduces the time spent away from home. Students can engage in our OSINT Tradecraft course from anywhere in the world, at a lower price point than traditional, in-person training courses.

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Comprehensive Content


Enhance your knowledge of OSINT tools, techniques, and workflows to drive more effective data collection and analysis. You will learn to employ advanced technical OSINT tradecraft to generate actionable intelligence reports to help support decision-making processes.

Our Most Popular Course Modules


Getting Started

Get to grips with OSINT by learning relevant definitions, discovering the legal & ethical considerations, downloading the right tools, and setting up your machine.

Vehicle Records

Pick up the best sources for vehicle investigations, including licence plate searching, make and model identification, and VIN data.

Business Investigations

Learn the sources to navigate to find relevant intelligence on businesses, including directories, business filings, and cryptocurrency transactions.

Geospatial Investigations

Master situational awareness sources, including satellite imagery, mapping solutions, CCTV, and more.

Social Media

Discover tools and techniques for locating and extracting relevant content from social media platforms, including usernames, posts, images, and connections.

Image-based Investigations

Acquire optimal workflows for searching using images, including reverse image searching and facial recognition.

OSINT Tradedraft gave me the knowledge and confidence needed to succeed at OSINT. I heard Steve speak at a conference and was really impressed, so I signed up for this course straight away. The structured course provided the foundational knowledge of 3i I didn't have from just learning about new OSINT tools from social media. I also found it really helpful how Steve has broken down the course around different OSINT workflows, which makes it really easy to refresh my knowledge when that sort of data appears during an investigation. "

Intelligence Analyst, Public Sector Agency


Industry Use Cases


Law Enforcement & Government

Gather more evidence, clear cases faster, better safeguard the public, and make more informed resource allocation decisions.


Pick out high-risk individuals and businesses to limit exposure in claims for workers' compensation, auto, and healthcare fraud.

Global Security

Flag risks and threats to an organization, assets, people, and operations based on publicly available information.

Press & Media

Harness OSINT to detect critical events as they unfold to support compelling, accurate reporting of breaking news.


Collect information on relevant parties to support juror selection, client intake, witness research, and locating individuals.

Private Investigation

Discover internet investigation workflows to collect evidence to support investigations, driving better information for your clients. 

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