Chip-Off 2.0 Forensics with Certification with Teel Technologies

15-19 October 18, 9am to 5pm - Avatu Academy, Princes Risborough, nr Aylesbury, Bucks


This course covers in-depth information about eMMC, eMCP, and UFS chips

It will explore:

  • Newest BGA chip pinout layouts
  • Applying proper techniques for non-heat chip removal
  • Pros and cons of physical manipulation caused by heat or friction removal techniques
  • Updated heat removal processes
  • Introduction to monolithic devices and data recovery techniques
  • New tools and techniques for chip-off extraction
  • The TeelTech Chip-off Forensics Certification 'TCFC' and a chance to earn it for yourself

Chip-off will support the following:

  • Damaged or destroyed devices
  • Devices unsupported by commercial tools
  • Unsupported advanced data extraction methods

Course Options

The course on 12-16 March 2018 will be held at the same time and on the same location as ICDDF but future dates will be held at the Avatu Academy near Aylesbury, Bucks.

This course is only available to people working in law enforcement or people who provide services to law enforcement organisations. Contact us on 01296 621121 for more information.


Chip-Off will support the following:

  • Damaged or destroyed devices
  • Devices unsupported by commercial tools
  • Unsupported advanced data extraction methods

Students receive with training:

  • E-Mate Pro eMMC Tool
  • Medusa Pro Box

Course Outline

This training provides the students with a full perspective of the Chip-off process as it relates to Advanced Mobile Forensics techniques. This new version 2.0 training will explore new techniques on the market; handling of new types of flash memory;

Students are provided with in-depth power point presentations to take home as a reference as well as clear concise videos of the process they are taught.

For example:

Day 1 – Hands on practical’s for heat removal/cleaning/tinning of chips

Chip-off introduction
  • When should one consider the chip-off process
  • Mobile device force acquisition continuum
  • Supported devices
  • Overview of real cases
  • What you may encounter in chip-off dumps
Chip-off heat process
  • Disassembly of the cell phone and considerations
  • References and training for cell phone disassembly
  • Heat/non-heat shield removal
  • Removing chip upper/lower heat source
  • Removing chips lower heat source
  • Removing chip T862
  • When to and not to use these heat chip removal/cleaning processes
  • Preparing the chip for tinning or 2 stage reballing
  • Tinning of BGA chips
  • Review of videos of each process

Day 5 – Hands on practical’s for all processes taught in this class

Dediprog UFS programmer
  • A look at the UFS chips
  • Understanding BGA95 and BGA153 differences
  • Overview of the hardware and adapters
  • Installation of the software
  • LUN’s and other partitions in UFS style chips
  • Looking at and reading the LUN’s and RPMB partitions
  • Parsing out the recovered data
Resources and datasheets
  • Resources to help you with your chip-off adventures
  • Reference material
  • Decoding the number on the chips
  • How to find out what adapter you need
  • How to find out what chip you have
  • What can you glean from the chip datasheets
  • Best/safe places to get datasheets
Certification process
  • Test phone provided to use any process from class
  • Must provide instructor with bin dump and decoded data
  • Successful students receive Teel Tech Chip-off 2.0 Certification
Contact us on 01296 621121 or email for more information.

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15-19 October 18, 9am to 5pm

Avatu Academy, Princes Risborough, nr Aylesbury, Bucks

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Email us on or phone 01296 621121 to find out more.

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