Training

Upcoming Training 

 

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Basic Fire Investigation Course

Two-Week Daytime Course

North Region

The NJIAAI will be holding a Basic Fire Investigator Course for the North Region on February 14 – 25th 2022.  Class size will be limited to 25 students.  Please see the link below for more information.

North Region Basic Fire Investigator Course Link

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*****REGISTRATION FULL*****

Basic Fire Investigation Course

Two-Week Daytime Course

Central / South Region

The NJIAAI will be holding a Basic Fire Investigator Course for the Central and South Regions on February 8 – 17th 2022.  Class size will be limited to 25 students.  Please see the link below for more information.  More Basic Fire Investigation Courses will be announced in the near future Spring 2022 for all regions.

Central / South Region Basic Fire Investigator Course Link

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Basic Fire Investigation Course

Weeknight Course

South Region

The NJIAAI will be holding a Basic Fire Investigator Course for the South Region on March 8, 2022 through May 12, 2022.  Class size will be limited to 25 students.  Please see the link below for more information.

South Region Basic Fire Investigator Weeknight Course Link

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Online Training Opportunities

 

CFI Trainer

CFITrainer.Net is the online resource for training fire investigators at all levels. The broad-based training modules assist fire investigators in meeting the topical areas contained in NFPA 1033, Standard for Professional Qualifications for Fire Investigators. 

CFI Trainer

 

DCARI Training Series

Training series through Dane County Arson Response Initiative (DCARI).  Through a partnership, these videos that provide fire investigation training are provided free to our members.  Please visit the below link and fill out your information after viewing and testing for credit hours.

DCARI Tested Training CEU’s Series

 

 

Training Coordinator

Barry M. Grimm
Training & Education Chairman

Regional Training Committee Members

North Training

Central Training

Vacant
Vacant

South Training

Steve Schaffer

IAAI-CFI

New Jersey Chapter Members

The NJIAAI Board Members and Training Committee would like to acknowledge the following members that have achieved the difficult designation and certification as an IAAI-Certified Fire Investigator.  The IAAI-CFI® qualification is a standardized evaluation of a fire investigator’s training and expertise. Investigators applying for IAAI-CFI® certification must complete an extensive application requiring documentation, earn sufficient points for their achievements in education, training, and experience, and pass a comprehensive examination.  For their achievement in the many hours needed and personal time sacrificed, we would like to recognize the following chapter members.

Augustine Tackacs
Carl Bittenbender
Carl Dolente
Chris Pujat
David Kircher
David Meisberger
David Wallace
Douglas Rowell
Eugene Wellington
Frank Poerio
Gary Wasko
George Wendt
G. Daniel Williams
Gerard Piotrowicz
Gerard Trimboli
Jesse Lampf
John Lightbody
Joseph Macones
Joseph Kotora
Julio Posse
Kenneth Kandrac
Kevin Austin
Lou Legregin
Michael Scardino
Mohammad Hatefi
Patrick Earley
Paul Boerner
Richard Wolfson
Robert Carr
Robert Disbrow
Rodman Meyer
Ryan Pierson
Thomas Shemeley
Vincent Knott
Walter Nugent
William Rieger
William Schleck