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Fire Service and Code Enforcement Academy


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ADVANCED ORIGIN AND CAUSE
(formerly Fire Investigation II)
Code FP202
Length 80 Hours
Description

This is a highly technical course of instructions where investigators study advanced fire origin and cause, and receive extensive hands-on instruction in processing fire scenes, preparing reports and testifying in court.

 

The course includes complex burn scenarios that require personnel to use principles and methods of fire scene investigation to accurately make origin and cause determinations, collect and document evidence and prepare written reports and associated documentation that can withstand courtroom challenges.

 

Topics cover fire dynamics, electrical fires, combustion explosions, fire indicators, fire scene documentation, legal aspects, courtroom demeanor and expert witness qualifications.

Pre-Requisites Arson Detection for the First Responder – FF136, Introduction to Fire Scene Investigations – FO222, Origin and Cause Investigations – FO220 AND successful completion of Intermediate Fire Investigation – FP201
Fees $600.00
Materials Contact TFACA for materials list, Pen, Paper, Pencil, Highlighter.
Dates Tennessee Fire & Codes Academy (Training Schedule)
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