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International Association of Arson Investigators

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CIAAI Helps Fire Investigators in training opportunities and available resources. Colorado has various terrains that range from mountains with thick forest, grassy plains, and desert. Fire Investigators within our great State travel throughout to help assist in fire investigations. The CIAAI is the Colorado Chapter of the International Association of Arson Investigators (IAAI), whose membership is over 12,000-members of professionals from around the world dedicated to the control of arson and the investigation of all fires. Members include fire service investigators, police, engineers, scientist, insurance professionals, and attorneys in more than 70 chapters worldwide.

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Upcoming events

    • 21 May 2024
    • 08:00
    • 23 May 2024
    • 17:00
    • City of Aurora Public Safety Training Center (CAPSTC); 25950 E. Quincy Ave, Aurora, CO 80016
    • 3
    • 10 Jun 2024
    • 08:00
    • 12 Jun 2024
    • 16:00
    • Summit Fire & EMS/Gypsum Fire Protection District; 511 2nd St Gypsum, Co 81637
    • 8


    Vehicle Fire Investigation Course

    3-day course consists of 24 hours of tested instruction in determining origin and cause of motor vehicle fires and culminates in an investigation of a live burn vehicle fire scenario. Based on Chapter 26 of NFPA 921, topics will include vehicle investigation safety, fuel packages, ignition sources, and vehicle systems and identification. Included in the instruction is alive electrical demonstration showing how fuses, fusible links, and relays work, as well as real time failures such as overloads and shorts. Utilizing the team concept, students will have the opportunity to investigate a live burn, construct a report, and present their finding to the class.

    CFITrainer.Net° Modules

    • ·      Motor Vehicles: The Engine and the Ignition, Electrical and Fuel Systems
    • ·      Motor Vehicles: The Transmission, Exhaust, Brakes and Accessory System
    • ·      Investigating Motor Vehicle Fires

    • 5 Nov 2024
    • 8 Nov 2024
    • The Hythe; 715 W Lionshead Cir, Vail, CO 81657