The Fire Protection Association of Southern Africa (FPASA) is pleased to announce this one-of-a-kind professional course targeted at all persons involved in fire investigations.  

FPASA will educate you on all aspects of fire investigation (fundamentals+advanced), including interactive presentations, demonstrations and practicals.

 

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The contents of the course includes, but is not limited to:

  •  Building Construction
  •  Impact of Fire Protection Systems on Fire Patterns
  •  Post-flashover fires
  •  Analysis of Data and Evidence
  •  Investigating Fatal Fires
  •  Electrical Systems and Appliances
  •  Vehicle Fire Investigations
  •  Failure Analysis and Analytical Tools
  •  Incendiary Fires and Negative Corpus
  •  Report Writing
  •  Practical Investigation Exercises including Ignition Source identification.

Pre-course Requirements

  • The successful completion of Fundamentals of Fire Investigation course or 40 hours of fire Investigation work conducted in the field.
  • A minimum of 1 year practical fire investigation experience.

 

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