Initial Fire Investigation for First Responders

NFA102 - 21.00 Hours

Description

NFA logoThis course is designed to provide a clear definition of the role of first responders in arson detection and provide essential knowledge to enable them to recognize the potential of intentionally set fires, preservation and protection of evidence, and properly report information of appropriate officials.

This course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class for your organization, please contact Emergency Services Training Institute at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

NFA logoThis course is designed to provide a clear definition of the role of first responders in arson detection and provide essential knowledge to enable them to recognize the potential of intentionally set fires, preservation and protection of evidence, and properly report information of appropriate officials.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Topics

Fire Behavior+Critical observations of first responders+Fire Causes+Scene Security+Evidence Preservation+Legal Considerations+Documentation of findings

Suggested Audience

All first responders interested in furthering their knowledge regarding investigations and how to preserve a fire scene for investigators.

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

Texas Commission of Fire Protection (TCFP)+State Firemen’s and Fire Marshals’ Association of Texas (SFFMA)

Other Information

To request this class in your jurisdiction or department, please use the Emergency Services Training Institute (ESTI) Extension Course Request System

Contact Information

Emergency Services Training Institute
Phone: (979) 845-7641 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900
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