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Fire and Arson Investigation Modules: I, II & III POSTPONED
October 16-20, 2017 ; October 30-November 3, 2017 ; November 13-17, 2017


This course consists of three separate 40-hour modules providing education and training for fire and arson investigators, including all program requirements of NFPA 1033: Professional Qualifications for the Fire Investigator. Students must attend all three modules. The program covers multiple topics and requires significant student participation, reading and homework activity.

- The text book included with this course is Fire Investigator: Principles and Practice. Additional resources for the program include NFPA 921: Guide for Fire and Explosion Investigations and Kirk"s Fire Investigation (not included)

- The practical requirement for the class involves a “burn cell” demonstration and includes hands-on investigatory elements.

Modules I through III of the program must be taken consecutively. 

Firefighting gear is not required; gloves and work boots are recommended.

THIS COURSE IS HELD AT THE QUINN FIRE ACADEMY, 558 WEST DE KOVEN STREET, CHICAGO, IL, 60607. Some class days may be held off-site; additional information available on the first day of the course. 

This class requires a minimum of 22 students to be enrolled. Tuition payment is required before the course begins.

Registration closes: September 29, 2017

Northeastern Illinois Public Safety Training Academy
2300 Patriot Boulevard Glenview, IL 60026
Phone: 847-998-8090 • Fax: 847-998-8091

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