Alumni Community

We value our alumni and aim to provide them with valuable resources after graduation. DECFI considers as alumni all professionals who have finished a programme given by the Institute. Alumni are grouped into two categories:

  • Advanced certificate alumnus includes all professionals who have graduated from specialized programmes

  • Certificate alumnus includes all professionals who have accomplished a Short and Online courses or Tailor Made Training programmes.

After finishing a course at DECFI, former students are welcomed into the alumni community. The Institute recognizes alumni as its greatest ambassadors and takes special pride in the vital role they play in implementing and spreading the knowledge they acquired during their studies.

Alumni Benefits

DECFI’s alumni community enjoys exclusive access to a number of DECFI services, benefits and discounts, connections with DECFI graduates worldwide and much more! Below is a list of available benefits for alumni.

  • DECFI Alumni Association

    As an DECFI graduate, you automatically become a member of the DECFI Alumni Association.

  • Legal Research Support

    Legal research support platform provides tools for Alumnus seeking assistance in specific legal area such as Evidence in the Digital domain and eDiscovery law. When working through a case or preparing for trial, or writing rulings or judgments, members can utilize this platform to make sense of data points on issues for determination in any applicable case. Our approach helps minimize the margin of error during litigation and give users an edge in closing the case and maximizing value.

  • Request a Transcript

    DECFI has partnered with Lawdata to make ordering transcripts more efficient and easier for you. Lawdata will deliver your transcripts to the location you choose in either an electronic or paper format. Electronic transcripts will be delivered within 2 business days. A paper transcript will be delivered in about 2 weeks, unless you choose to have it expedited.

  • Alumni E-Newsletter

    Make sure we always have your current e-mail address to receive the bi-annual alumni e-newsletter. The e-newsletter is filled with timely news and useful links to keep you connected to your teams, organizations, faculty, and friends at DECFI! To update your email now log in to your alumni account.

  • Alumni Events

    The Office of Alumni Affairs sponsors a number of special alumni events throughout the year, including Homecoming, the Alumni/Luncheon at the DECFI Annual Conference in October, and others.

  • Transitioning to a New Field

    If you are thinking about transitioning to a new field or just want to brush up on those skills on digital forensics, eDiscovery, data security etc., you can take advantage of continuing education classes, and certificate programs - usually offered to alumni at deeply discounted rates.

  • Update Your Current Information

    The best way to stay in contact with the DECFI is to keep your account up-to-date. Make sure your email and mailing addresses are current in order to receive news about the Institute and invitations to networking opportunities.

  • Social Media Group

    As an DECFI graduate, you automatically become a member of the DECFI Alumni Association. - Join our exclusive LinkedIn Group for alumni of the Institute - Follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter!

Get Involved

We welcome input from alumni. Do you have an idea for improvement on anywhere thought possible? Would you like to share a recent success story?

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