The FIAT is a five-day introduction to the basics of law enforcement intelligence analysis. As the name indicates, the FIAT Program aims to provide a foundation, a basic knowledge and understanding, of the elements of the law enforcement analysis profession. It was designed to be an entry-level curriculum.




  • History of Intelligence
  • Legal Issues/Ethics
  • Sources of Information
  • Creative/Critical Thinking
  • Logic
  • Inference Development
  • Competing Hypotheses
  • Crime Pattern Analysis
  • Association Analysis
  • Flow Analysis
  • Strategic Analysis
  • Financial Analysis
  • Communication Analysis
  • Products of Analysis


The FIAT course is intended for civilian and sworn law enforcement, as well as regulatory personnel who have not received formal, basic, intelligence analysis training or those who require a refresher.


Evaluations are completed after each FIAT and cover the course modules and each instructor. The goal is continual improvement of the product.


The content of the FIAT course is designed by the experienced analysts, professionals in the field from various agencies around the world. This make this course unique. 


The FIAT curriculum is guided by IALEIA’s Analytic Standards document and is in line with the US Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative. It meets the training standards requirements set out in the US National Criminal Intelligence Sharing Plan (NCISP).


Certified FIAT instructors are available in the US, Canada and Europe, to provide your agency or organization with quality training. They are all experienced, working professional analysts in the field, who have been certified as instructors by IALEIA and the LEIU.


The FIAT meets the Criteria for basic level certification with IALEIA.


FIAT is a cooperative venture of the International Association of Law Enforcement Intelligence Analysts (IALEIA) and the Association of Law Enforcement Intelligence Units (LEIU)


  • This training consists five training days

  • You do not need specific pre-education to participate in this course.

    The course will be provided in English. We expect you to understand and speak English well.

  • Training costs € 750,- per participant. (Lunch not included)

    • Course dates: will follow asap
    • Location: International Anti Crime Academy, Rijen, The Netherlands
  • We agreed special rates with Hotel Van der Valk, Gilze. This hotel is 8 minutes drive from our location.

    • Hotel costs € 89,- per person per night (Breakfast not included)

    If you want to stay in this hotel you can request the booking form with us.

    Of course you can also stay in one of the other hotels in Breda or Tilburg.

  • We reserve the right to cancel the training before 30 April 2019 if there are insufficient registrations. The paid training costs will be refunded within one week after cancellation.