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Detecting Arson: What a Firefighter Needs to Know

Summer Fire School

Stephen Grass

Deputy Chief / Law Enforcement Manager
Missouri Division of Fire Safety
  • Start: 8:00 A.M., Friday, May 31, 2019
  • End: 12:00 P.M., Saturday, June 1, 2019
• DFS: Investigator 12

Continuing Education Unit (CEU)
• 12 Hours
Early Registration
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This two-day training course is designed specifically to provide a clear definition of the role of initial responder organizations and to provide essential knowledge to enable them to recognize the potential of an intentionally set fire, preserve evidence, and properly report the information to appropriate officials.The training course includes the following basic topics: fire behavior, critical observations of the first responder, fire causes, scene security and evidence preservation, legal considerations, and reporting of findings.



  • Participants shall provide NFPA 1951 compliant garments, helmet, gloves, eye protection and footwear.