Skip to main content

Privacy Training for Journalists, Activists, and Researchers

Join our operational security experts for eight weeks of intensive one-on-one training by Darkdot’s founders and unique team of source protection experts.

Learn to publish safely, anonymously. Protect your journalistic sources in our increasingly-surveilled world by using proper threat modeling and privacy tools

Master privacy tech like Tor, secure communication tools like PGP, OTR, and Signal. Learn how to publish anonymously even while working in surveilled jurisdictions with precarious human rights protections.

Progress depends on privacy #

Our diverse group of instructors are activists, researchers, and journalists who have worked at prominent news publications and within vital human rights movements.

Here’s a glimpse at our eight week curriculum:

  • Week 1: Privacy 101, Teaching Platform Orientation
  • Week 2: Threat Modeling, Self-Doxxing, Anonymous Networking
  • Week 3: Tor Intensive: Publishing Anonymously
  • Week 4: PGP Intensive: Securing Comms Under Mass Surveillance
  • Week 5: Group Project - Launch a blog our experts cannot penetrate.
  • Week 6: Source Protection Intensive
  • Week 7: Privacy History, International Freedom of Speech Legal Overview
  • Week 8: Graduation Project - Launch a Pseudonymous Media Organization

Next course: January 16, 2023 #

$4,000 - Maximum class size of 10, personal direct communication with our founders.

Enrollment Deadline: January 9th, 2023

A limited number of scholarships are available to human rights activists.

Contact us over email to register: