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In keeping with government guidelines, and to ensure the safety of our staff, the CSFS office is closed. All staff are working from home, please direct ALL enquiries via email. Unfortunately, during this period, we will be unable to answer any calls on the main phone line, if you are unsure of who you need to contact please email Please see our news section for updates. 


15 Jul 2020 12:00

Standard Operating Procedures – The Way Forward

April Robson, Training Manager, The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences ...

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22 Jul 2020 12:00

An interactive online approach to teaching GCMS method development - tips and tricks using a mix of learning tools.

Dr Richard Paul, Principal Academic in Bioanalytical Chemistry, Bournemouth...

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23 Jul 2020 12:00

An Introduction to the forensic landscape & guidance documentation

David Bellamy, Quality & Competency Manager, The Chartered Society of F...

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The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences is the Professional body representing Forensic Sciences worldwide. With almost 3000 members in 60 countries join today and start taking advantage of the huge range of professional and personal benefits.

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60th    In 2019 The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences turns 60!   To celebrate we will be holding a Past President's Ball in June. 

We welcome members, non members and their guests to join us at the event, for more information visit the events pageVisit our Timeline to see how the Society has evolved.  

Educational Standards

The Society is proud of the scheme it has in place to accredit and recognise Forensic Science Education programmes in HE and FE from Level 4 to level 7. 

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Training & Development

CSFS provides opportunities for education, training & development for forensic practitioners. We aim to be the platform to support Quality Management with the development of both the Certificates of Professional Competence (CPC) and the General Quality Management System.  

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CPD Zone

Coming soon in Phase 2 of our exciting new website development: easier CPD recording for all members. Watch this space!


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