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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

    • 28 Jun 2024
    • 08:00 - 17:00
    • City of Aurora Public Safety Training Center. 25950 E. Quincy Ave, Aurora, CO, 80016, RM203
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    • 23 Jul 2024
    • 08:00
    • 26 Jul 2024
    • 17:00
    • Pueblo West Station 3; 728 E Gold Drive, Peublo W, Colorado 81007
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    July 23-26, 2024

    This course is designed to provide the individual who is interested in becoming a fire investigator with the prerequisite knowledge necessary to help determine the origin and cause of a fire. This course is 30 - hours of tested materials. Please have the prerequisite CFITrainer.net courses complete:

    • The Scientific Method for Fire and Explosion Investigation
    • Understanding Fire Through the Candle Experiments
    • Fire Investigator Scene Safety

    Other courses that are beneficial for you would be:

    • Documenting the Event
    • Ethics and the Fire Investigator
    • NFPA 1033 and Your Career
    • The Practical Application of the Relationship Between NFPA 1033 and NFPA 921
    • The Scientific Method for Fire and Explosion Investigation

    This location is within a short driving distance to food locations.

    Attire for this course: Colorado Casual Attire during the classroom portion. Please have your department/agencies appropriate attire for a fire investigation during the burn cell portion.

    Materials needed: If you have a copy of NFPA 921 2024 Edition and the NFPA 1033 2022 Edition, please bring it to class. Also, note taking materials.

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

    Colorado Chapter of the International Association of Arson Investigators (CIAAI) Annual Training Conference (ATC)

    Vail, Colorado. The Hythe, 715 W Lionshead Cir, Vail, CO 81657

    The CIAAI ATC is a great opportunity for you and your company to come out and meet fire investigators as they continue their education, update their skills, and knowledge. Our attendees come from all over the United States and even other countries. Primarily our attendees are within the state of Colorado. Vendors and sponsors are a very important part of conferences, it is a great chance to show off new tools, software, programs, and other opportunities. By being a vendor or sponsor, you are saving the cost to our attendees. We thank you for taking the time and consideration in joining our event and we hope to see you in Vail Colorado, November 5-8, 2024.


    • 5 Nov 2024
    • 12:00
    • 8 Nov 2024
    • 17:00
    • The Hythe, 715 W Lionshead Cir, Vail, CO 81657

    Track A - Basic Track (30 Tested Hours): Nov 5 12:00 P.M. - Nov 8, 2024.

    Suitable for fire service personnel pursuing fire investigation training and/or law enforcement personnel involved in investigation or evidence collection at fire scenes. The class will be based on the 2021 Edition of NFPA 921 and will provide the basis for professional qualifications as outlined in NFPA 1033.


    • Legal Aspects
    • Fire Behavior
    • Origin Determination
    • Fire Causes and Determination
    • Death Investigation
    • Scene Documentation
    • Evidence Collection
    • Interview and Interrogation
    • 6 Nov 2024
    • 08:00
    • 8 Nov 2024
    • 17:00
    • The Hythe, 715 W Lionshead Cir, Vail, CO 81657

    Track B - Advanced (24 Tested Hours): Nov 6 - Nov 8, 2024.

    Designed to provide the Fire Investigator with continuing education or more complex topics to enhance professional qualifications pursuant to NFPA 1033. This track can be applied to IAAI recertifications (IAAI-FIT, IAAI-CFI).

    • Wednesday 6: Education Topic - TBD
    • Thursday 7: Education Topic - TBD
    • Friday 8: Education Topic - TBD

The Colorado Chapter of the International Association of Arson Investigators is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.


       

       

       

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