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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.


Please read this news item, published on 06 December 2017: https://fflm.ac.uk/2017/12/the-convergence-of-the-aset-and-the-lfflm/.

For information on fees etc please visit this page of our website: https://fflm.ac.uk/exams/fees-and-diary/.


LFFLM (SOM) Part 1 Examination

The next exam is on Friday 11 October 2019, at the Royal College of Physicians.

For fee and diary information please click here.

The application form and the payment links always appear on the Exams page when the application period is open.


LFFLM (SOM) Part 2 Examination

The next Part 2 OSCE exams will take place on Saturday 09 March 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.

If you need an accredited Educational Supervisor 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.

Kindly note the reading list is to assist in developing knowledge about relevant topics and is not the syllabus for the examination. The syllabus can be found in the Regulations document.