The University of Lagos Consultancy Services (UNILAG Consult) and International Academy of Forensics (IAF) in collaboration with the International Institute of Certified Forensic Investigation Professionals (IICFIP), USA offer specialised Professional Training Programme (Diploma/Advanced Diploma) in Forensic Investigation and Criminal Intelligence.

Training Specialisations: (Full-Time & Weekend/Saturdays)

  1. Forensic Investigation and Criminal Intelligence
  2. Forensic Accounting and Criminal Intelligence
  3. Biomedical Forensics and Clinical Psychology (Lagos Centre Only)


The Training is designed with the following individuals in view:

  • Military & Para-military, Crime Investigation, & Intelligence Officers.
  • Law Enforcement Officers: Police, Custom, Immigration, & Correctional Officers, Civil Defence Corps, and other Security Officers.
  • Economic and Financial Crime Investigators; Fraud Examiners, Due Diligence and Compliance Officers; Auditors; Tax Fraud Examiners, Inspectors / Practitioners, and Consultants.
  • Forensic Practitioners, Criminalists; Scientists, Medical Practitioners & Paramedics.
  • Government Officials; Business Executives, Finance Officers, Managers, and Investors.
  • Lawyers / Legal & Para-Legal Officers; Psychologists; Investigative Journalists / Reporters.
  • Academics; Educationists / Counsellors; Human Resource Practitioners

Entry Requirements:

The following categories of people are eligible to apply for the Training:

  • Holders of relevant professional qualifications from recognised professional bodies.
  • Holders of university degrees / HND from recognised institutions.
  • Any other persons in management cadre / senior officers: Minimum of ten years work experience. Age not below thirty years; and Five ordinary level credit passes in any subjects (English Language and Mathematics inclusive).
  • Graduating University Students (CGPA not below 2.50)
  • Holders of GCE Advanced Level, OND, NCE, Diploma or any other certificate from recognised higher institutions: Minimum of five years work experience; Age not below twenty-five years; and five ordinary level credit passes (English language and Mathematics inclusive).

Training Centres:

  1. Lagos: Training Room, UNILAG Consult Building, by First Bank, DLI/ISL Roundabout, University of Lagos Campus, Akoka, Yaba, Lagos.
  2. Abuja: Committee of Vice-Chancellors Secretariat, No. 4, Parakou Street, Adjacent 1st Forty Hotel, off Aminu Kano Crescent, Wuse 11, Abuja, FCT.


  • Part-Time:    Six (6) Months (Weekend/Saturdays only)
  • Full-Time:     Six (6) Weeks (Mondays – Fridays)

Time:                                     9:00a.m. – 6:00p.m.

Commencement Date:

  • Part-Time: Saturday, February 2, 2019
  • Full-Time: Monday, February 4 & October 7, 2019

 Application Fee:     ₦10,000, obtainable at Forensics Office, 2nd Floor, Unilag Consult Building. University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria

Programme Fees:    ₦300,000 (IICFIP Membership {optional} Fee not inclusive)

Bank Account:         UNILAG Consult, A/C. No.: 2029937936, First Bank, Plc. 


On completion of the Training, Professional Diploma / Advanced Diploma Certificate will be jointly awarded by the University of Lagos (Unilag Consult and International Academy of Forensics (IAF) to successful participants; while IICFIP will award (optional) Certified Forensic Investigation Professional (CFIP) Certificate.

For enquiries, kindly call 08038211452 (IAF), 08181980476 (Unilag Consult) and 08029543243, visit: /  or send an e-mail to                                                       

Also available are:

Special Training Programmes: Group Short-Term Executive & In-House Trainings (on request)