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ABMDI User Application

In order to apply for the Registy certification of the ABMDI you must meet the following requirements:
  • Must be at least eighteen years of age at time of application.
  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must currently be employed in a Medical Examiner or Coroner office or equivalent federal authority with the job responsibility to "conduct death scene investigations" at time of application and examination.
  • Must have a minimum of 640 hours of death investigation experience
    • Each on-call hour = 0.25 hours
    • Investigation of a natural death, no scene investigation = 1 hour
    • Investigation of non-natural death, no scene investigation = 2.5 hours
    • Investigation of a death with scene investigation = 5 hours