Fire Investigation for the Line Officer


Course Prerequisites

None

Student Prerequisites for admission into course

Training Authorization Form

 

Designed for

Fire Service Personnel

Course Length

6 hours


Students learn the purpose of doing fire investigations, along with the responsibilities of the Fire Chief and the Line Officers. Students learn process used to determine the cause and origin of fires and are given a basic understanding of fire's behavior and its value in determining a fire's origin and cause. Students learn the importance of preserving the scene and evidence. The course is designed to help an officer understand when he/she should call a fire investigator.



THERE ARE THREE OFFERINGS FOR THIS COURSE. WHEN REGISTERING PLEASE NOTE WHICH ONE YOU WILL BE ATTENDING.

Daytime Offering
Nov. 13th from 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. with a hour for lunch from 12-1
Cortland Main Station – 3rd Floor Training Room

Night Offerings
Nov. 13th and Nov. 14th from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. each night
Cortland Main Station – 3rd Floor Training Room

or

Nov. 14th and Nov. 15th from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. each night
Cincinnatus Ambulance Station