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Web Search Methods & Techniques Live Training Program


Professional Web Search Live Training Program

Comprehensive Training Program for
Professional Online Research

08 Live Classes
16 Hours Learning
Training Guide Included
Video Recording Included
Reference Research Bonus Material
Early Registration Discount
Thurs, 30th April

Live Classes to Learn Online
Web Search Methods & Techniques

The “Certificate of Proficiency” (COP) in “Web Search Methods & Techniques” covers Module 2 of CIRS™ exams. Students can apply for Credits (Exemption) when appearing for CIRS later. (Please read the exemption requirements for more details).

The program is run by the “Association of Internet Research Specialist”. Students use virtual classrooms across the countries worldwide. The association education system gives you the opportunity to not only learn from your instructors but allows interactive participation with your fellow students from different parts of the world. All online classes are led by trained instructor with extensive academic and professional background of research in various discipline of “Knowledge Industry”.

Classes Overview & Schedule



How the Internet Works?

What is the Internet? How do networks combine to build an Internet works or the Internet? What are Web-applications, Web Browser & Indexed Web Pages? and how they communicate on the Internet.

Networks & Search Engine Technology
Program Details


Member Price

Early Registration 
US$295.00 (SAVE $200)  before 15th Sep, 2020
US$395.00  After 15th Sep, 2020

Non-Member Price

Early Registration 
US$395.00 (SAVE $100)  before 15th Sep, 2020
US$495.00  After 15th Sep, 2020

Special Offer

Receive Reference Training Material for Online Research along with Course Limited OFFER (Value $400)

Package Detail

06 Learning Topics

16 Hours - 2 Weeks

08 Live Class Session

Video Recording Unlimited Access

Certificate of Proficiency in
Professional Web Search

Financing your studies with us – Find out how?

The Association's students and members can  partial payment from Credit Card and pay the unpaid amount with our monthly installment payment plan. This is one convenient way to pay for their Live Online Training Classes without being burdened with full-cost up-front. 

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What the students learn?

  • What makes the Internet work? And how do we distinguish Web Browser, Search Engine?
  • What is the Web Application and how the search reads Web Pages of Textual Database?
  • How does the Internet search engine point us to the information that we need?
  • How the search engine reads Web pages?
  • What are some of the ways an online researcher selects search operators, notations and symbols in creating complex search query strings?
  • Students are introduced to online investigative research methods. It gives insight in to finding social media contacts, tracing emails, locating trolls and performing online due diligence on people and businesses.

Online training lessons are designed to involve students in conducting practical web research in different situations. Students ask questions and get involved in case studies that make these sessions interactive and exciting.

Jobs & Independent Research Work Opportunities

The association provides “Jobs Forum” that connects potential employers, contractors with our qualified researchers and those that are members and attended our course. The association also keeps a database of qualified researchers and engage their services on “need-to-need” basis.

COP Certification Issuance

Students are offered online downloads of “Certificate of Proficiency” in “Web Search Methods & Techniques” - This course does not require students to attempt any exams. However, to get the COP (Certificate of Proficiency) the students are required to maintain an attendance of 77% participation in online classes.

Students that require credit for equivalency to be applied towards CIRS™ Module 2, need to register for the online exam. The instructor will assist students to pass the exam. The “Web Search Methods & Techniques” should be taken by students within two weeks (15 days) after the conclusion of online classes. Based on the curriculum taught during the course and the hands-on practical examples practiced by students, the instructor ensures that the student has a very high chance of passing the exam. 

Online Exam Assistance

  • Students have access to several practice exams and mock exams.
  • Training Guide and Addendum Notes are provided to students.
  • Q&A Practice Workbook is available to students for practicing typical questions to expect in real exams.
  • A “Video Recording” of the classes are archived for students to view later or for those that missed the lecture can catch-up.
  • Instructor is available to provide further guidelines and to answer subject specific questions via email/chat for 15 days after the course is concluded.

Who can use this Certification?

Generally, researchers are categorized based on the type of research
they do and the services offered by them.

Generally, researchers are categorized based on the type of research they do and the services offered by them.

Corporate & Business

  • Senior Business Executives
  • Financial Advisors
  • Business Consultants
  • Retailers and Wholesalers
  • Bankers
  • Insurance Companies
  • Public Companies
  • Investors, Shareholders
  • Private Companies SMB to Large Size Corporations

Professional Researchers

  • Marketing, Advertisement, and Sales
  • Marketing Researchers
  • Librarians
  • Clinical Researchers
  • Legal Researchers
  • Patent, Copyrights and
    Intellectual Property
  • Company Trends and
  • Business Intelligence
  • Market Researchers
  • Financial Market and Stock
  • Researchers

Professional Advisors

  • Lawyers, Accountants
  • Financial Analysts
  • Mortgage Brokers
  • Insurance House's
  • Business Development Advisors
  • Private Investigators
  • The Government
  • Semi-Government Institutions
  • Law Enforcement Agencies
  • Military Personnels

Independent Contractors

  • Freelancer
  • Individuals between Jobs
  • Independent Researchers
  • Web Researchers
  • Research Hobbyists
  • Stay at Home Mothers
  • Retirees
  • People with Limited Mobility

Week 1 Schedules


Tue, Sep 22nd 2020

06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Internet Technology – How Internet Works?


Wed, Sep 23rd 2020

06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Search with Keywords & Basic Google Search Operators


Thurs, Sep 24th 2020

06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Search Queries with Advanced Google Search Operators

Week 2 Schedules


Mon, Sep 28th 2020

06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Search Queries with Advanced Google Search Operators


Tues, Sep 29th 2020

06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

How Search Engine Reads Web Pages?


Wed, Sep 30th 2020

06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

How Search Engine Understand Search Query?


Mon, Oct 5th 2020

06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Techniques in Building Complex Search Queries

Week 3 Schedules


Mon, Sep 28th 2020

06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Techniques in Building Complex Search Queries

Research Methods
and Advanced Online Research Training Guide 4th Edition

Comprehensive Training Guide for Professional Online Research

This coursebook is developed as a Self-Study Training Guide and will serve to assist you in preparing for the Research Methods and Online Research Certification of Subject Proficiency Exam. The book is a comprehensive instructional text with examples, citations of cases, and case laws application in real life cases. 

We have split this book into 2 segments.

  • The Internet Research - Methods and Techniques, and,
  • The Conventional Search Methods and Methodologies.
Advanced Search Training Guide

Video Recording


Special Offer

Receive Reference Training Material for Online Research along with Course
Limited OFFER (Value $400)


List of Specialized

A Comprehensive List of Top Search Engines Over 1500+ Searchable Directories, Archives, and Portals, for example, Top List of Search Engines for Videos, Images, Blogs, People Search, Q & A, Documents Search, FTP, Meta Search, Social Media Search, and Information Resource, Forums, Online Communities & Groups, Legal Research, International Law, Law Archives, Business Directories, Academic, Sciences, Arts, Books, Journals and Other References. All links are Tested and Rated for information Relevance.


Directory of

This Directory Included huge list of all kinds of verification tools like Online Information Verification, Scraping Tools, Data Mining Tools, Online Forensics & Investigative Reporting Tools, Online Tools for Multimedia Verification, Forensic Investigation Tools for IT Security Expert, Story Follow Tools, People Monitoring Tool, Social Media Verification Tools, Social Media Images, Facts Checking & Verification Tools, Verification Tools, Maps and Satellite Images for Locations, etc.


Directory of

Huge list of Internet Research Links Directory Included Inter-governmental Organizations, National and International Statistical Services, Statistical Source, Research Journals, Top 100 USA News Websites, Top 500 Domains Moz's list, Top 10 Databases for Library Research, International Coalition on Newspapers (ICON), Big Data: 33 Brilliant and Free Data Sources, Free Publicly Accessible Databases, List of Library Database, Archive for the ‘Public Records’ etc.


List of

A Comprehensive List of Power Searching the Internet with Advanced Search Operators to find anything quickly like, Find a Person or Businesses, Images, Resume, Social Profiles, Emails, Phone No., Sales Leads, Information in News, Articles, Blogs, Forums, Groups, Hidden Profiles on Social Networks, Government Documents, Archives, and Public Records, Online Research Resources & Database, Facebook and LinkedIn Leads etc.

Event Details

Start Date 05-11-2020 6:00 pm
End Date 05-22-2020 8:00 pm
Registration Start Date 04-13-2020
Cut off date 05-11-2020 11:00 am
Individual Price $495.00
Number Hours 16
Location Online
Attachment Web-Search-Training-Online-Classes-Program.pdf
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