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Cyber Law and White Collar Crime

AWR168  - 10.00 Hours

Online Class Details

Class Number



EC AWR168 36 No Cost 180 Days from Registration Date   login enroll now


This intermediate course is designed to teach students the fundamentals of computer crime issues from a legal perspective. The training will highlight the various computer crimes and appropriate response by first defenders and others that may encounter these types of issues. Participants learn legislations and organizational efforts to control or prevent such crimes. This course covers intellectual property law (copyright, trade secrets, unfair competition, and unfair business practices), personal jurisdiction, electronic commerce and software contracts, telecommunications, antitrust, privacy, the right to accuracy of information, the right to access to information, and the First Amendment.


Complete the following online courses:

  • AWR-173
  • AWR-174
  • AWR-175 or have a good knowledge and understanding of the following topics:
    • Cyber Ethics
    • Ethical Business Practices 
    • Privacy Laws and Principles
    • Intellectual Property, Copyright Laws, Patents, Trademarks and Trade Secrets
    • Code of Ethics and Professional Practices
    • Freedom of Speech and the Internet
    • Ethical Hacking
    • Patching and updating
    • Firewalls
    • Malware
    • Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability
    • Disclosure, Alteration, and Denial
    • Vulnerabilities, Attacks and Controls
    • Types of Attacks and Attackers
    • Controls
    • Access Control
    • TCP/IP Networking
    • Networking Basics and Security
    • Operating System Security
    • Encryption


  • Miscellaneous Cybercrimes
  • Key terms and concepts in cyber law
  • Intellectual property cybercrimes
  • Trademarks and domain name theft
  • Internet fraud
  • Electronic evidence and E-discovery


  • Emergency management agency
  • Emergency medical services
  • Fire service
  • Governmental administrative
  • Law enforcement
  • Healthcare
  • Public health
  • Public safety communications
  • Public works
  • Hazardous materials personnel


    • 56K modem internet connection
    • Current browser (i.e., Internet Explorer 6 or higher, Firefox 2.0 or higher, or Safari 2 or higher)
    • Adobe Acrobat Reader 7 or higher
    • Adobe Flash or higher


    Broadband connection recommended.

    Government Programs, Certifications and Accreditations

    For DHS/FEMA Funded Courses, please contact (800) 541-7149

    Education Credits

    2.00 ACE

    1.00 CEU

    Contact Information

    Catherine Gibson

    Training Coordinator

    Phone: 979-458-6744

    Other Information

    In order to receive the full two credit hours, all three classes in the Cybersecurity for Everyone track must be successfully completed.

    After registering for this online course, you will receive an email with instructions for getting started. If you do not receive a confirmation within one hour, contact us.

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