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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, in conjunction with the University of Ulster, has developed an E-Learning course to prepare candidates for the LFFLM (SOM) examination. 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.