This two-day course is designed specifically to provide a clear definition of the role of initial responder organizations in arson detection. You will gain the essential knowledge needed to enable you to recognize an intentionally set fire, preserve evidence, and properly report the information to appropriate officials.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
TopicsCritical obervations of the first responder+Fire cause+Scene security and evidence preservation+Fire behavior+Legal considerations+Reporting of findings
All emergency and crisis response personnel.
Continuing Education and Professional CreditsTexas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)+Texas Commission of Fire Protection (TCFP)+State Firemen’s and Fire Marshals’ Association of Texas (SFFMA)
To request this class in your jurisdiction or department, please use the Emergency Services Training Institute (ESTI) Extension Course Request Form.
To request admission to an already-scheduled course, call the contact person listed in the NFA course schedule. This will allow the course host to provide appropriate numbers of student manuals.
All extension courses are classroom only.