120hr Fire Investigator

Course Description

NIPSTA’s Fire Investigator program is designed to exceed the requirements outlined by the Illinois Office of the State Fire Marshal (“OSFM”), and provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to perform as an professional Fire Investigator, as defined by NFPA 1033 and 931.  This course covers multiple topics, skills and activities.  As each week builds on the next,  it must be taken in three (3) consecutive weeks

2021 Sessions

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Fall: October 18 - November 19, 2021

  • Week 1: October 18 - 22

  • Week 2: November 1 - 5

  • Week 3: November 15 - 19

2022 Sessions

Spring: May 23 - June 24, 2022

  • Week 1: May 23 - 27

  • Week 2: June 6 - 10

  • Week 3: June 20 - 24

Fall: October 17 - November 18, 2022

  • Week 1: October 18 - 22

  • Week 2: October 31- November 4

  • Week 3: November 14 - 18


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  1. Nick Steker

    Fire Investigator Program Coordinator

  1. Syllabus
  2. Textbook

Fire Investigator Course Syllabus