Fire Investigation I
3 Credit Hours

This course is intended to provide the student with the fundamentals and technical knowledge needed for proper fire scene interpretations, including recognizing and conducting origin and cause, preservation of evidence and documentation, scene security, motives of the firesetter, and types of fire causes. Prerequisites: FIR-127 Fire Behavior and Combustion, FIR-213 Principles of Emergency Services, FIR-221 Fire Prevention, FIR-124 Building Construction, FIR-200 Occupational Safety/Health in Emergency Services or coordinator approved.