The call for applications for Forensic Anthropologist II is now open.  The application form and guidance documents can be found in the Examination Regulations (pp.24-30). Further details of the timetable and venue will be posted on the website in due course.

To be eligible for the FAII examination, all applicants must be Fellows of the RAI. Information about joining the RAI can be found on the Joining page.

Any queries on the application process should be addressed to the examination board via  All email correspondence sent to the RAI for this examination must have "Forensic Anthropology Level II examination" in the subject heading.

The fee for the FAII examination is £200. Candidates will be invoiced on submission of application, which should be sent to

Applicants are advised to also consult the Practitioner Levels, Code of Practice and CPD documents. A range of documentation on the roles and responsibilities of the expert witness and the UK criminal justice systems is available on the BAFA website but this must not be considered to be the full extent of information required for examination purposes.