Arson Detection for the First Responder (NFA)

NFA001 - 14.00 Hours

Description

NFA logoThis 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.

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 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.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Topics

Critical obervations of the first responder+Fire cause+Scene security and evidence preservation+Fire behavior+Legal considerations+Reporting of findings

Suggested Audience

All emergency and crisis response personnel.

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE)+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 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.

 

Contact Information

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