Free CPD Courses

First Forensic Ltd is accredited by the Solicitors Regulation Authority to provide CPD training in forensic awareness to the legal profession. We provide a series of short courses to address forensic science issues of interest to solicitors, barristers and other legal professionals involved in criminal or civil litigation. The courses are accredited to provide 3 hours CPD. Led by our most experienced and world renowned forensic scientists, the courses are interactive and involve a combination of Powerpoint presentations, case studies, practical demonstrations, group discussions.

We provide FREE in-house training for 6 delegates or more on any of the subjects outlined below or can develop bespoke courses if you require.

Courses include:

Forensic Science Awareness 1 - Fire Investigation

  • Understand and get the best from fire investigation reports
  • Know when and why to instruct a forensic fire investigator
  • Ensure you are getting the best service from a fire investigator
  • Develop valuable insight about what can go wrong during a fire investigation
  • Take part in practical and interactive demonstrations
  • Learn some of the myths and limitations of fire investigation


Forensic Science Awareness 2 - General Forensic Chemistry

  • Shoemark comparisons
  • Feet in shoes
  • Glass, paint and other contact traces


Forensic Science Awareness 3 - Drugs of Abuse and related legal issues

  •  Please ask for details


Forensic Science Awareness 4 - Vehicle Crime

  • Criminal damage
  • Arson
  • Road traffic incidents


For more information:

Contact us on 01606 7481001606 74810 or via email at