Cellebrite Certified Operator 2.0

Course type: On Line On Demand
Location: On demand
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About this course

Course features

Mobile Forensics - Intermediate-level course

Cellebrite Certified Operator (CCO) is designed to further develop and practice fundamentals. The CCO course is designed to afford participants an opportunity learns basic and intermediate data extraction techniques to achieve Logical, File System, and Physical extractions in a forensically sound manner.

Participants will achieve the CCO certification upon passing a knowledge test and practical skills assessment with a score of 80% or better. 

Download course information here: Cellebrite Certified Operator

This certification mark recognizes that this course met Quality Matters Review Standards.
Quality Matters is a nationally recognized, faculty-centered, peer-review process that certifies the quality of online courses. Cellebrite training is committed to quality assurance and course design.

All Online Course Student Manuals are now eBooks!

Cellebrite Online On Demand courses now feature eBook student manuals. These manuals can be accessed via the Cellebrite Learning Center anytime and be viewed on any device.

Added benefits to digital manuals:

  • Immediate access to student manuals
  • Accessible anytime, from anywhere, on any device within your course
  • Find what you need through easy to use search functions
  • Modern content format and increased accessibility

Course Access

Students have a 90-day limited time period to access and complete all content, activities, and exams for this class. Access begins on the day the student’s enrollment is confirmed (voucher consumption) and can be monitored in the top left-hand menu of the class homepage, by use of a timer which shows students the number of days remaining for their access.

  • Following this period, a single 15-day extension can be requested. The student must wait until the number of days reaches 0 days, at which point the countdown will become a button to request an extension of 15-days.
  • Extension requests typically take 1-2 business days to review/approve and limited to a one-time request. If the student fails to complete the course after the approval of the 15-day extension, you may be required to purchase the class again and start over.

More details on this policy can be viewed here.

Required Resources and Materials Provided

To participate in this On Demand course, students must have:

  • Licensed UFED Touch2/3 or UFED 4PC device
  • Cellebrite Physical Analyzer (PA) License

Cellebrite will provide:

  • The appropriate student manual (eBook)
  • Certain required materials based on the course taken.
NOTE: Estimated delivery of shipments is 5 - 7 days after payment and enrollment are complete.

Students who do not already have or have access to currently licensed Cellebrite hardware and software are encouraged to take one of our Instructor-Led or Live Online classes (when available).

Completion Requirements

Students must pass an exam at the end of the course with a minimum score of 80. Students will receive a maximum of two attempts.

Prerequisites and Continued Learning


NOTE: While not a strict prerequisite, it is strongly recommended that students attending this course complete the Cellebrite Mobile Forensics Fundamentals (CMFF) course or test out prior to attending. 

Recommended next course(s) / certification(s):

Recertification Requirements

CCO is a core certification, which is valid for 2 years. Therefore, students are expected to re-certify during their 2nd year of certification.
Full details on the recertification process can be reviewed on the About Cellebrite Certifications page.

Learning objectives

Cellebrite Certified Operator

Upon successful completion of this class, the student will be able to:

  • Install and configure UFED Touch 2/3 or UFED 4PC and Physical Analyzer software.
  • Exhibit how to open extractions using Physical Analyzer. 
  • Summarize how to conduct basic searches using Cellebrite Physical Analyzer. 
  • Outline how to create reports using Cellebrite Physical Analyzer. 
  • Demonstrate proficiency of the above learning objectives by passing a knowledge test and practical skills assessment with a score or 80% or better. 
  • Explain the best practices for the on-scene identification, collection, packaging, transporting, examination and storage of digital evidence data and devices. 
  • Display best practices when conducting cell phone extractions. 
  • Identify functions used within UFED Touch, UFED Touch 2 or UFED 4PC to perform supported data extractions.