AccessData certifications are obtained by completing a multiple choice exam which consists of Knowledge Based and Practical Based elements. Although there are no prerequisites, certification candidates will benefit from taking AccessData courses specifically designed to give you a firm foundation in the technology of your choice.

It is recommended that students utilize their training manuals from previously taken courses as study guides. Focusing on the learning points and lab exercises from the course modules will best prepare the certification candidate for test questions and practical assessment activities.

AccessData Certified Examiner® (ACE®)

AccessData Certified Examiner The ACE credential demonstrates your proficiency with Forensic Toolkit technology. Although there are no prerequisites, ACE candidates will benefit from taking the AccessData BootCamp and Windows Forensics – Core courses as a foundation. In preparation for the process, candidates are encouraged to test their knowledge of the skills acquired in the AccessData BootCamp and Windows Forensics – XP courses by reviewing their course manuals for the above-mentioned courses. In addition, you may use the ACE study guide and preparation videos below.

This study guide provides concept based questions that allow candidates to recognize areas that may need focus before beginning the ACE exam. The study guide also provides sample questions similar to what will be encountered in the Knowledge Based Assessment.

Please note the ACE credential encompasses the latest version of the following tools:

  • Forensic Toolkit (FTK)
  • Password Recovery Toolkit (PRTK)
  • FTK Imager
  • Registry Viewer

ACE Preparation Videos

The ACE Preparation Videos are now available for review for those comfortable with preparation outside of a structured environment. The following videos may be streamed:

AccessData Mobile Examiner (AME)

The AME credential demonstrates your proficiency with Mobile Phone Examiner Plus as well as a general knowledge on process, cellular networks, technology and procedure. Although there are no prerequisites, AME candidates will benefit from taking the Mobile Forensics 101 Course and/or the Mobile Phone Examiner Plus course as a foundation. In preparation for the process, candidates are encouraged to test their knowledge of the skills acquired in the Mobile Forensics 101 and Mobile Phone Examiner Plus course by reviewing their course manuals for the above-mentioned courses. In addition, you may also use the MPE+ videos located on the support page, the MPE+ FAQ and LMS Quickstart.

Please note the AME credential encompasses the latest version of the following tools:

  • Mobile Phone Examiner Plus (MPE+)

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Legal Certifications with the Training Leader

AccessData’s Legal Training team offers customized certifications to recognize your specialized skill set whether you are a user just starting out or already a product expert. Certifications can help boost your resume, strengthen your profile and expand your business’s services offering. Plus, AccessData certification exams are free with no required prerequisite courses.

CERTIFICATION RECOMMENDED COURSES
Summation Certified Enduser (SCE) – Summation Summation Reviewer
Summation Certified Enduser (SCE) – iBlaze iBlaze Fundamentals
Summation Certified Case Manager (SCCM) – Summation Summation Case Management
Summation Certified Case Manager (SCCM) – iBlaze iBlaze Case Management
Summation Certified Adminstrator (SCA) – Summation Summation Administration
Summation Certified Administrator (SCA) – iBlaze iBlaze Admin and Loading

Legal certification options include

  • Summation Certified Enduser (SCE) – Summation
  • Summation Certified Enduser (SCE) – iBlaze
  • Summation Certified Case Manager (SCCM) – Summation
  • Summation Certified Case Manager (SCCM) – iBlaze
  • Summation Certified Adminstrator (SCA) – Summation
  • Summation Certified Administrator (SCA) – iBlaze
  • Obtain all certifications to become a Summation Support Specialist.