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Fire Service and Code Enforcement Academy

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Code FP204
Length 16 Hours

This course provides the student with the skills and tools necessary to become a Juvenile Firesetter Intervention Specialist 1. The class will address the NFPA 1035, Juvenile Firesetter Intervention Specialist 1, including introduction, primary prevention, identification and intake, who sets fires and why, and interviewing and intervention strategies.


The students will be introduced to the NFPA 1034, Juvenile Firesetter Intervention Specialist I Professional Standard and will learn to conduct an interview with firesetters and their families using prepared forms and guidelines. Based on recommended practice, students may determine the need for referral for counseling and/or implement educational intervention strategies to mitigate effects of firesetting behavior.

Pre-Requisites None
Fees On-Campus $62.00  /  Off-Campus $38.00
Materials Contact TFACA for materials list, Pen, Paper, Pencil, Highlighter.
Dates Tennessee Fire & Codes Academy (Training Schedule)
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Other Notes Target Audience: Individuals that have responsibilities related to Juvenile Firesetting Intervention, interviewing, and prevention. The target audience includes practitioners who interact with children who are involved in firesetting and/or arson behavior and their families. In addition to the fire service, professionals from a myriad of fields including Mental Health, Law Enforcement, Education, Counseling Services, and Social Services can benefit from the training.