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    The ICFP hosts development sessions to forensic practitioners on an ongoing basis.  To register for the next event, please select events and complete the online registration form.

  • ICFP Development sessions

    The ICFP hosts development sessions to forensic practitioners on an ongoing basis.  To register for the next event, please select events and complete the online registration form.

  • Why become a member of the ICFP?

    The ICFP creates credibility for the Forensic Practitioner by ensuring:

    • Competent entry level forensic resources are developed;
    • Professional development and standards are developed and adhered to;
    • Members are regulated;
    • Network and information sharing opportunities are created.
  • Why become a member of the ICFP?

    The ICFP creates credibility for the Forensic Practitioner by ensuring:

    • Competent entry level forensic resources are developed;
    • Professional development and standards are developed and adhered to;
    • Members are regulated;
    • Network and information sharing opportunities are created.

Welcome

The Institute of Commercial Forensic Practitioners is a self-regulatory body mandated by its members to Cohere, Co-ordinate and Regulate the commercial forensic profession in South Africa.

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Dear ICFP members and valued strategic partners

The COVID-19 virus is expected to have a significant impact on our daily lives and, as such, we fully support the initiatives that our President, Mr Cyril Ramaphosa has announced.

ICFP events (Save the date)

All ICFP related events have been postponed until further notice.  We are however considering alternatives to the physical contact sessions and will inform you of our decision in due course.

Please note that important event dates will be listed as and when it becomes available.

 
Event type
Gauteng
KZN
Western Cape
Eastern Cape
Free-state
Regional committee events Development session     22 April 2020    
  Development session     21 May 2020    
  Development session     24 August 2020    
  Fraud day Not available in Gauteng   October 2020    
National events Center of excellence Postponed        
  Annual conference Postponed        

Annual Conference postponed

We were looking forward to welcoming you at our annual conference this year, however, circumstances have changed dramatically since the President announced a state of disaster in response to the COVID-19 threat.  In this time of uncertainty, it is impossible to predict the scope and effect of this global crisis.  We have, accordingly, decided to put the interests of all of our stakeholders, supporters and strategic partners first by postponing the Annual Conference to 22nd and 23rd July 2021.

The Institute of Commercial Forensic Practitioners is a self-regulatory body mandated by its members to Cohere, Co-ordinate and Regulate the commercial forensic profession in South Africa.

Key objectives:

  • Creating competent entry level forensic resources for the industry;
  • Professionally developing of our members and implementing standard operating procedures;
  • Creating networking opportunities and information sharing for members;
  • Regulating the conduct of members.

Application for membership of the Institute:

If you are interested in applying for membership of the ICFP you are welcome to submit an application.

The application form which you are required to complete and submit together with the relevant attachments can be accessed from the membership tab. The completed application form may be emailed to membership@icfp.co.za.

Should you have inquiries with regard to membership kindly contact us at memberships@icfp.co.za or via telephone per the details listed on the 'contact us' tab on our website.

  • Associate Membership
  • (FP)SA

  • Honorary Membership

 

 

 

The professional designation (FP)SA is earned by an individual that meets the minimum experience and qualifications standards. It is an official endorsement from the ICFP of your skills and experience.

 

The professional designations give roleplayers an indication of the levels of competence of the members who qualify for the designation.  Designations are awarded based on an assessment against a set of outcomes.

The designation is a Professional South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) accredited designation that is nationally and internationally aligned.

 

Take the next step and earn the professional designation. 

https://www.icfp.co.za/article/icfp-membership.html

1.     Awarding of Professional Designation

The following requirements are applicable for the use of the professional designation to be awarded by the ICFP:

1.1.  Only Full and Honourary members of the ICFP may use the professional designation;

1.2.  Full members must be in good standing with the Institute in terms of:

1.2.1.   Membership dues must be up to date;

What credits can I claim?

Structured and unstructured activities
 
Structured activities
 
  • Attending or presenting courses, congresses, seminars, workshops, lectures and conventions which are related to the field of commercial forensics;
  • Attending meetings of technical committees;
  • Researching/reviewing or writing of technical publications;
  • Compiling technical papers;
  • Attending ICFP events.
Unstructured activities
 
  •  Reading of technical and industry related literature;
  • Attending training and skills development that enhances soft skills, Microsoft Office, presentation skills etc.

See the CPD policy for more details.