This course targets Fire Investigators, Fire Marshals, and Law Enforcement Officers with a need to go beyond “what” caused the fire and “where” it started. The course instructs the attendees on how to continue the investigation and discover “who” caused the fire. Students will obtain the skills and knowledge to continue and complete an investigation. Students planning to attend this course should be prepared for an intense week of training and practical skills application. Topics covered include: Investigative Techniques, Crime Scene Photography, Evidence Collection and Analysis, Interviewing Techniques, and Court Procedure and Testifying.
For more information, call 1-800-241-2467
Special Equipment - Clothing suitable for fire scene investigation - hard hat, safety glasses, gloves, work boots, long pants, and respiratory protection; high resolution flash camera with SD card; flashlight; NFPA 101:Life Safety Code (optional); copy of NFPA 921; Laptop; State Criminal Code from Student's Jurisdiction
$ 275 In-State
$ 475 Out-Of-State
18 years of age
High school diploma/GED
(Pro Board and IFSA) Certified Fire Investigator