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WELCOME
to the Website of Computer Forensics Institute, Nigeria (CFIN), soon to become the Chartered Computer Forensics Institute of Nigeria (CCFIN).
W
e seize this opportunity to invite you to join the prestigious profession for Digital Forensics Examiners, that is, certified individuals who specialize in the detection, investigation and prevention of digital and computer crime and who support Law-enforcement Agencies, Judiciary, Prosecutors and Defense Counsels by skillful handling of digital evidence.

Digital forensics is a new and fast growing profession.  It can be defined as the science
of iacquiring, preserving, examining, analyzing, reporting and presenting digital evidence in a manner that is legally acceptable in acourt of law or an administrative panel of inquiry.  It is open to all who are prepared to abide by the Professional Code of Ethics of the profession and who have no criminal record.  This website was developed to provide you with enough information about the Institute and how you can benefit from its training and certification.

With the enactment of the Evidence Act, 2011 and the Cybercrime Act, 2015, the era of digital and computer forensics has finally arrived in Nigeria. No doubt that prosecution under these Acts will create demands for Digital and Computer Forensics Examiners in Nigeria.  Why not get certified and join this challenging and highly rewarding profession, TODAY!


HOW TO BECOME A CERTIFIED DIGITAL FORENSICS EXAMINER

To become a Certified Professional Member of CFIN, a candidate must complete the following steps:

1.  Obtain and complete the CFIN Membership Application Form and pay the appropriate application form fee.
2.  Register and attend the CFIN Certification Boot Camp.
3.  Sit for and pass the CFIN 3-hour Certification Examination on the last day of the Boot Camp.
4.  Register for and attend the Induction Ceremony into professional membership of the Computer Forensics Institute, Nigeria (CFIN) on the scheduled date. Thereafter, the candidate shall start to bear the MCFI designation after his/her name.



You can download our Current Training Schedule here.

You can download our Membership Application Form here.

You can Register for CFIN Certification Boot Camp here.


8TH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL DIGITAL & MOBILE FORENSICS CONFERENCE & TRAINING EXPO
DATES:  Monday-Wednesday, 28th-30th October 2019
VENUE:  ABUJA, FCT, NIGERIA
Click here to learn more about the Conference



2019 INDUCTION CEREMONY


The 2019 Induction Ceremony of Computer Forensics Institute, Nigeria (CFIN)  is scheduled as follows:
Venue: Abuja, FCT, Nigeria,
Date:  Tuesday, 29th October, 2019
(during the 8th Annual International Conference scheduled for 28th - 30th October 2019).





LATEST NEWS:

CHARTERED COMPUTER FORENSICS INSTITUTE OF NIGERIA (CCFIN) BILL GETS BOOST FROM THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OF NIGERIA...

Read the stories by clicking on the links below:

https://www.dailytrust.com.ng/minister-nigeria-will-reap-big-economic-benefits-from-forensic-law.html

Read also:


https://www.independent.ng/onu-stresses-need-for-chartered-computer-forensic-law/


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