Diploma in Forensic Human Identification (DipFHID)

The Diploma is intended to demonstrate competence in forensic human identification for those graduates who are engaged in medico-legal work involving the investigation of a crime or the action of a legal procedure to identify either the living or the dead. It is open to all with experience of a diverse range of techniques including osteology, anthropometry, DNA profiling, odontology, fingerprints, earprints, facial reconstruction and CCTV profiling who have completed the Forensic Human Identification Course run by The Academy of Forensic Medical Sciences.

Diploma course in Forensic Human Identification
Academy of Forensic Medical Sciences

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For details, please contact
Mr Adam Konstanciak
Telephone: +44 (0)20 7882 3401
Fax: +44 (0)20 7882 3424

DipFHID Examination

Date TBC

Application deadline TBC


The venue is the Park Crescent Conference Centre, Regent's Park London.


Please read the DipFHID Regulations and Syllabus. Complete the application form and return it preferably by email to the FFLM Office.


The examination fee is £750. This can be paid online, by cheque or by BACS transfer. Email for the FFLM account details.


For details of the FHID course

Mr Adam Konstanciak
Telephone: +44 (0)20 7882 3401
Fax: +44 (0)20 7882 3424

For details of the Diploma Examination (DipFHID)

The Faculty of Forensic and Legal Medicine
Telephone: +44 (0)207 704 9290