Youth Firesetter Intervention Specialist

Youth Firesetter Intervention Specialist : 16.00 Hours

Course Description

This two-day course is based on the requirements of NFPA Standard 1035 pertaining to the Youth Firesetting Intervention Specialist Level I. This course empowers students with a broad understanding of the knowledge, skills, and abilities the Youth Firesetting Intervention Specialist I should have for a dynamic intervention program.  Topics include: The extent of the youth firesetting problem and justification for local youth firesetting prevention and intervention programs, Examination of the typologies of firesetting and the motivation behind firesetting behaviors, Identification, intake, screening, disposition, and follow-up. Youth firesetting educational interventions. This course is for the practitioner who provides services at the program delivery level.


  Syllabus - YFSI.pdf

This course is part of the following Program


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.

Upcoming Classes

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orland park Mon, Nov 11 2024 -
Tue, Nov 12 2024

Applicable Credits

Hours 1