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Rhode Island IAAI Fundamentals of Fire Investigations


The 32-hour course is designed to provide the new fire investigator with the prerequisite knowledge necessary to properly determine the origin and cause of a fire, and to refresh the experienced fire investigator with his/her current knowledge base as it relates to the scientific investigation of a fire scene.
This course provides the basis for the IAAI Fire Investigation Technician (IAAI-FIT®) designation and was written in accordance with NFPA 1033, Standard for Professional Qualifications for Fire Investigators, and NFPA 921, Guide for Fire & Explosion Investigations. This course meets the requirements in Track-B toward IAAI-FIT designation. More Information. PREREQUISITES:
Students must complete the following CFITrainer.net ® online modules prior to the seminar.
Documenting the Event
Ethics and the Fire Investigator
NFPA 1033 and Your Career
The Practical Application of the Relationship Between NFPA 1033 and NFPA 921
The Scientific Method for Fire and Explosion Investigation
Effective Investigation and Testimony
Search & Seizure
Introduction to Evidence

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When you have completed the required modules, click on Member Transcript.  Download the pdf version.  Do not rename the file. Send the pdf file to RIIAAI@gmail.com.

It is recommended that students bring copies of NFPA 921 and NFPA 1033 to class.

Rhode Island Fire Academy
4 Greene Lane
Exeter, Rhode Island 02822
for GPS use: 162 Main Street, Exeter, Rhode Island

December 10th through December 14th, 2018

0730-0800 Registration/Breakfast
0800-1700 Classroom Lecture / Practicals
Tuesday - Thursday
0800-1700 Classroom Lecture / Practicals
0800-1100 Review / Final Projects
1100          Test


Members $200
Non-Members $235 (Includes 2018 RIIAAI Dues)
Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Contact RIIAAI@gmail.com

All IAAI and IAAI Chapter offerings are subject to cancellation or change.
Any cancellations must go through the Rhode Island IAAI Training Department

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