Fire Investigator Phase I

INV100 - 50.00 Hours

Description

This is the first of three courses for those seeking certification through the Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP) or State Firemen's and Fire Marshals' Association (SFFMA) to become a Fire Investigator.

This course satisfies the basic requirements as described in National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1033, Standard for Professional Qualifications, (2009 Ed.) for Fire Investigator and follows the requirements of TCFP and SFFMA.  This class is NOT a ProBoard Certification class.

Currently there are no scheduled classes for this course. However, this course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class, please contact Emergency Services Training Institute at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

This is the first of three courses for those seeking certification through the Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP) or State Firemen's and Fire Marshals' Association (SFFMA) to become a Fire Investigator.

This course satisfies the basic requirements as described in National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1033, Standard for Professional Qualifications, (2009 Ed.) for Fire Investigator and follows the requirements of TCFP and SFFMA.  This class is NOT a ProBoard Certification class.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

    Textbooks

    • Jones and Bartlett, Fire Investigator, 5th edition

    Personal Protection Equipment (PPE)

    Attire

    • Wear regular station duty wear for fire field activities
    • Wear office attire for classroom sessions
    • You may not wear to any class or field activity
      • shorts
      • sleeveless shirts
      • open-toed shoes

    Recommended


    Topics

    Investigative Methodology & Planning the Investigation+Sources of Information+Legal Considerations+Safety+Fire Science+Fire Patterns+Building Construction & Systems+Fire Protection Systems+Origin Determination+Interviewing+Documentation of the Investigation+Physical Evidence+Hazardous Materials Awareness

    Suggested Audience

    All Emergency Response personnnel, including fire prevention, suppression, control and safety personnel.

    Continuing Education & Professional Credits

    • 5 CEUs

    Other Information

    Annual School Class hours

    • Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    • Friday: 8 a.m. until finished

    Class limit

    • 40 students

    Annual Fire Training School registration information

    • Please register online above

    Contact Information

    Robert Barron

    Training Manager
    Phone: (979) 845-5562 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900

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    INV200+INV300Fire Investigator Phase 2+Fire Investigator, T.C.F.P. Course CompleterFire Investigator Phase 2+Fire Investigator, T.C.F.P. Course CompleterFire Investigator Phase 2+Fire Investigator, T.C.F.P. Course Completer

    Policies

    Annual Municipal School registration late fee

    • $50.00 will be assessed to payments made after the registration deadline.
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