Illinois Fire Service Institute


Fire Origin and Cause Awareness : 4 Hours

Course Description

The purpose of this course is to provide firefighters and first responders with information about detecting, preserving, and securing evidence at fire scenes for further investigation. This course may also entice some participants to continue into the longer, more detailed Fire and Arson Investigation program (120 hours) and become eligible to be certified as fire scene investigators.


  Syllabus - Fire Origin and Cause Awareness.pdf

This course is part of the following Programs

  • cornerstone
  • investigation


There are no prerequisites to taking this course

If you have specific questions about this course contact JOHN HIGH

If you are interested in having this course taught in your area, contact JOHN HIGH or your regional representative.

If you are not sure who your regional representative is, take a look at this map. It is color coded by county.

Upcoming Classes

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cahokia Mon, Jan 27 2020 -
Mon, Jan 27 2020

waukegan Tue, Feb 25 2020 -
Tue, Feb 25 2020

fox river grove Tue, Feb 25 2020 -
Tue, Feb 25 2020

waukegan Wed, Feb 26 2020 -
Wed, Feb 26 2020

waukegan Thu, Feb 27 2020 -
Thu, Feb 27 2020

Applicable Credits

11 Gerty Dr.
Champaign, IL 61820
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Phone: (217) 333-3800
            (800) 437-5819
Fax: (217) 244-6790
Phone: (217) 333-8925
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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