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LT : Key Forensics

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Registration Open for May 2024 

Duration: 15 Days

The Key Forensics Hands-on Lab Training program by SIFS India explores the microscopic analysis methods to examine marks and patterns left on both keys and locks to solve crimes related to forced entries, burglaries, or unauthorized access.

The training taught by industry experts is a perfect blend of theory and several real-life case studies, quizzes, and practical exercises. It will equip you with skills to examine the wear patterns on keys developed through regular use, establish connections between keys and specific locks, analyze the usage extent of keys, and analyze and compare toolmarks on keys with known tool marks to determine if a specific tool was used in the crime.

After successfully completing the training, you will receive an industry-recognized certificate as a testament to your expertise to meticulously examine keys and locks for toolmarks, assist insurance companies in authenticating the genuinity of the claim made, and present your findings as evidence in court during legal proceedings.

Payment Details:

Account Details for Student

Bank Name  - ICICI BANK
Acc. Name    - SIFS INDIA PVT. LTD.
Account No. - 663505500086
Type         - Current
IFSC Code    -   ICIC0000160

  • Training Outcome

    Introduction to Key Concepts and Terminology in Tool Mark Examination

    Fundamentals of Key

    Types of Locks and Keys Commonly Encountered In Forensic Cases

    Tool Mark Identification

    Techniques for Identifying and Documenting Tool Marks on Keys

    Microscopic Analysis

    Principles of Microscopic Examination in Key Analysis

    Use of Microscopy to Study Fine Details on Key Surfaces and Lock Components

    Wear Pattern Analysis

    Recognition and Interpretation of Wear Patterns on Keys

    Assessing the Significance of Wear Patterns in Linking Keys to Specific Locks

    Material Transfer and Trace Analysis

    Studying Material Transfers between Keys and Locks

    Analysis of Trace Evidence to Link Keys to Particular Locks or Identify Tampering

    Digital Imaging Techniques

    Application of Advanced Imaging Methods in Capturing Key and Lock Surfaces

    Hands-On Training in Using Digital Tools for Detailed Analysis

    Tool Mark Comparison and Tool Mark Databases

    Techniques for Comparing Tool Marks on Keys

    Utilizing Databases and Reference Collections for Tool Mark Comparison

    Ethical Considerations in Conducting Forensic Analyses and Presenting Finding

  • What steps should I follow to enroll for the Lab-based Training?

    To enroll, click on the “Register” option available on the right side of the screen, followed by the provided instructions and payment procedure.

  • Which documents do I have to submit at the time of enrollment?

    Academic Qualification Documents, Professional Qualification Certificates, and National ID Proof for Passport Copy are required at the time of enrollment.

  • What are the benefits of a Lab-based Training?

    Your problem-solving and critical thinking skills will be enhanced.

  • How will I receive confirmation once I have completed the payment procedure?

    A confirmation email will be sent to you once the payment is received and verified.

  • Will I receive any assignments during my Training?

    Yes, you will receive case-based assignments during the training.

  • Can I register for the Crime Scene Investigation, Fingerprint, Document and Cyber division under a single program?

    Yes, you can register for all these divisions combined. Contact the team for more clarification.

  • Will I receive any certificates after completing the Training?

    Yes, upon successful completion of the training program, you will receive a certificate, which can be a valuable addition to your resume and may enhance your career prospects in the field.

  • Is there a refund policy if I am unable to attend the training after registration?

    No refund is possible once the payment is made.

  • Where can I get answers to my queries related to the training program?

    You can call us at +91-1147074263 or WhatsApp us at +91-7303913003. You can also write to us at

Technical Requirements

Device - Phone / Tablet / Laptop with Charger


Headphone with Microphone

Software & Tools 

Basic Stationery






A4 Sheet

Additional Requirements 

Any additional requirements for practical work will be informed prior via email.

Aaradhya Reddy


The detailed insights into cryptographic key recovery and forensic techniques were invaluable. The instructors' commitment to student success was evident throughout the program.        

Rohan Gupta


The program stands out for its clear explanations and practical applicability. The detailed discussions that we had on the legal implications of key analysis added a valuable dimension. It was a great learning experience!

Neha Kapoor


Impressed with the course's coverage of key forensics techniques, especially ‘Application of Imaging Methods in Capturing Key and Lock Surfaces’. The instructors' clarity in explaining these principles was commendable. 

Rahul Patel


During the program, the interactive sessions between the faculty and learners facilitated collaboration, thus making it a very well-rounded learning experience.

Neena Desai


The instructors' ability to break down complex concepts into digestible parts, especially the microscopic key analysis, made this course exceptionally valuable. It is a great asset for anyone serious about cybersecurity.



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