Online Fire Investigation – Electricity & Fire

Developed and presented by a Red Seal construction electrician.

This Construction Electrician is an instructor at an electrical apprenticeship program at a British Columbia university, this course teaches basic electrical concepts and how they relate to fire. This module is ideal for firefighters, arson investigators and insurance adjusters working to attain a Fire Investigator designation or current fire investigators wanting to enhance their knowledge. The course takes approximately one hour to complete.

Who should take the Online Fire Investigation – Electricity & Fire course?

This module is ideal for firefighters, arson investigators and insurance adjusters working to attain a Fire Investigator designation or current fire investigators wanting to enhance their knowledge.

Curriculum:

  • Teaches basic electrical concepts and how they relate to fire.
  • Curriculum based on Chapter 7 of Jones and Bartlett’s Fire Investigator Principles and Practice.

Course benefits:

  • Can be taken as a stand-alone course or as part of our comprehensive Fire Investigation Education.
  • Offers essential yet hard to find knowledge that every fire or arson investigator should know.
  • University-quality curriculum; easy to navigate learning platform.

Course delivery:

Online.

Course structure:

Three modules concluding with a final exam.

Duration:

Online training 1+/- hours.

Course Fee:

$49.95 plus applicable taxes. 

Instructor:

FireWise has partnered with a Red Seal construction electrician who teaches the Electrical Apprenticeship Program at a BC University.

Course Certification:

Course certificate awarded for final examinations with a 70% or higher score.

Technical requirements:

High speed internet connection and current internet browser such as Google Chrome, Firefox or Edge.

Course materials:

Chapter 7 of Jones and Bartlett’s Fire Investigator Principles and Practice.

Training support:

  • FWC in-house course instructor is available by email or phone for questions and assistance.
  • Technical support available during regular business hours.