Vocational School

International Anti Crime Academy, Inc

Renowned educator in the field of investigation, digital research, combating (financial) crime, and intelligence.


About us

Meet International Anti Crime Academy (IACA)

Since its establishment in 2013, IACA has grown into the most prominent provider of specialized training in (digital) investigation and the fight against (financial) crime. A distinguishing factor is that our courses are offered globally, and in 2023, alongside our main office in the Netherlands, we opened a new branch in the United States. At IACA, we strongly believe in quality, as evidenced by our ISO 9001:2015 certification and the Cedeo-endorsement. With these quality assurances, we are committed to offering you the best education and training. Our team comprises experienced investigators and field professionals who have proven themselves in combating crime in all its forms, in both government and private sectors. Over the years, they have gained valuable knowledge and experience, ready to share with you. Our focus is primarily on developing skills that can be directly applied in practice. At IACA, we take pride not only in the quality of our courses but also in the success stories of our students. We often receive feedback on how our training has aided them in the field, from preventing crisis situations to solving complex fraud cases. We offer our students an up-to-date learning experience, based on the latest developments and regulations in crime fighting. Whether you opt for a virtual course or an in-person classroom training, you can count on high-quality education, delivered by instructors who share their real-world experiences with you.

Choose the International Anti Crime Academy and lay the foundation for a promising career in crime fighting, with comprehensive training in investigation, digital research, combating financial crime, fraud prevention, intelligence operations, communication, and behavioral analysis. Our recognized diplomas, excellent training facilities, high customer satisfaction, and practice-oriented courses make us the reliable partner to help you achieve your professional goals.

Open Source Intelligence (OSINT)

IACA is known for its high-quality training programs in Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) and Social Media Intelligence (SOCMINT). Authorized by the Center for Post-Initial Education, IACA is qualified to offer official registered courses that lay a solid foundation for professionals in this field.


Intelligence specialists face the challenge of monitoring criminal activities within increasingly private and secure digital sources and uncovering the identity of the person behind a username. Cyber HUMINT provides the expertise for deep infiltration into these hidden domains, utilizing advanced techniques in understanding online behaviors and the nuances of digital communication.

IACA Masterclasses

Discover our exclusive masterclasses, specially designed for those who aspire for depth and expertise in their field. Each program is an invitation to learn, grow, and elevate your passion alongside peers. Are you ready for the next step in your professional development? Dive into the world of our IACA masterclasses now.

Communication, Behavior, Integrity, and Investigation

Communication, Behavior, and Integrity, as well as Hypothesis Formation, play a crucial role in the work of professionals in the field of investigation and security. Possessing excellent communicative skills and the ability to read body language are essential for improving your information position. This can involve conducting interviews with witnesses or employees within an organization, interrogating a suspect, or simply building trust with key sources.

Certification and Registration

As an official training institute, the International Anti Crime Academy holds the ISO 9001:2015 certification, awarded by DNV, and also possesses the Cedeo quality mark. Furthermore, IACA is registered with the Central Register of Short Professional Education (CRKBO), the Centre for Post Initial Education Netherlands (CPION), the Foundation for Continuing Education Netherlands (SPEN), and the Foundation for Post Higher Professional Education Netherlands (SPHBO). It is also a member of the
International Association of Law Enforcement Intelligence Analysts (IALEIA), the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), the American Association for Adult and Continuing Education (AAACE), and the Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Association International (AFCEA).