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Licentiate of the Faculty of Forensic & Legal Medicine – Sexual Offences Medicine (LFFLM – SOM), previously known as DFCASA


The LFFLM (SOM) examination consists of two parts, 1 and 2.


LFFLM (SOM) Part 1 Examination

The next exam is on Friday 13 October. The application period opens around eight weeks before the exam date.


LFFLM (SOM) Part 2 Examination

The next Part 2 OSCE exams will take place on Saturday 10 March 2018 at St George’s, University of London.


COVE and Case Portfolio

Please send your complete COVE and/or your Case Portfolio to forensic.medicine@fflm.ac.uk . COVE applications are free of charge. Portfolio ones attract a fee. Resubmissions are free of charge.

To pay for your Portfolio fee please click here.

For a list of current accredited Educational Supervisors please contact us at forensic.medicine@fflm.ac.uk .


E-Learning

The FFLM has developed online learning resources to help professionals further their training in forensic and legal medicine as well as to help prepare candidates for FFLM examinations. Click here to find out more.


Please see more information on the right-hand side of this page, under More Information. It is essential that candidates read the Regulations before applying for the exam.