The Institute of Forensics and ICT Security

The Institute of Forensic and ICT Security is an independent membership based professional association representing forensic, fraud and ICT security professionals worldwide.

IFIS brings together professionals of different bodies. To become a member of IFIS, you must either be:

• A highly experienced practitioner in the areas of forensic, fraud and ICT security for a period of not less than 10 consecutive years in the field
• A certified member of at least two different professional associations that offer certifications in forensic technology, fraud, law and ICT security and have at least 5 years of relevant professional experience in fraud examination, digital forensics and IT security
• Be a PhD holder in any of the above areas, and have a minimum professional experience of 5 years
• Pass the CFFP Exam.

IFIS is multi-disciplinary in its scope. The Institute actively promotes the dissemination of forensics, fraud and ICT security information and the continued advancement of forensic examination and consultation across the many professional fields of membership.

Our membership is composed of exceptional professionals who have excelled in the area of forensics, fraud examination, investigations and IT security. We serve as the center for this purpose and circulate information and knowledge through journals, lectures, seminars, conferences, short training workshops, continuing education courses, and home study courses.

We seek to promote excellence in the area of electronic discovery, fraud examination, ICT security, cybercrime investigations and management and technology.

Why IFIS?

When you study relevant courses, you succeed! We provide practical training to give you an advantage in every situation. We offer multi-disciplinary training in areas of forensics, ICT security and personal development. Let’s give you an edge.