CREST Registered Threat Intelligence Analyst

The CREST Registered Threat Intelligence Analyst (CRTIA) examination is aimed at individuals who are part of a team delivering threat intelligence services.  A minimum of two years’ experience collecting, analysing and documenting threat intelligence is expected.

The CR TIA qualification provides assurance that an individual has reached the appropriate standard as a threat intelligence team member to deliver safe, legal and ethical services.

The examination consists of a multiple choice paper.  Candidates are required to meet or exceed a two-thirds pass mark in the multiple choice paper.   Success will confer Registered status to the individual.

Examination Format
The examination is a multiple choice written only examination.

You can download the following documents from the links below:

Syllabus for the CRTIA examination
Notes for Candidates to aid examination preparation

Cost
The CREST Registered Threat Intelligence Analyst examination costs £250 + VAT.  The examination is delivered at Pearson Vue test centres.

Recommended Preparation Material
The following material and media has been cited as helpful preparation for this examination by previous candidates:

Reading Material:
Definitive Guide to Cyber Threat Intelligence (by Jon Friedman/Mark Bouchard)
Psychology of Intelligence Analysis (by Richards J. Heure Jr)

Useful Information for Candidates

Details of the Logistics and Timings of CREST examinations can be found in the Examination Preparation pages for your country of choice
CREST’s Policy for Candidates requiring special arrangements including additional time to accommodate a medical condition (including examinations delivered via Pearson Vue)
Terms and Conditions for CREST Examinations (includes hard disk drive wiping policy)