Advanced Fire Investigation - 4 Day Class

Online dates:
Sept 16 - Oct 6, 2024

Classroom dates:
October 7 - 10, 2024
8:00 am - 5:00 pm


This course is offered in a blended format and will equip students with investigative techniques, knowledge, and skills necessary to prepare written reports and testify in court proceedings. You will learn about fire behavior, explosions, fatal fire investigations and processing a post-flashover scene. This is not a basic course and is designed for fire/law enforcement personnel with investigation experience and past coursework.

The online coursework will include courses:

· Explosion Dynamics
· Investigating Fatal Fires
· Post Flashover Fires

Protective eyewear, steel-toed boots, gloves, helmet, and laptop computer are required. A digital camera is recommended.

Required textbook:
Fire Investigator Principles and Practices to NFPA 921 and 1033 – 6th edition by Jones and Bartlett

Special Requirements: 
Candidates must have completed Basic Fire Investigation or comparable training.

Lead Instructors
Anthony Terrace, Chief, Englewood FD
Brian Cyphert, Chief, Seville-Guilford FD



Evidence Collection Technician Practicum 

IAAI Testing Opportunity ~ Additional Fee:
Bowling Green, OH
Friday, October 11, 2024

To register click here Evidence Collection Technician 10.11.24 OH (

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