Basic Fire Investigation School (Pilot Class)
City of Durham Fire Department
Planning and Administration Building
2008 E Club Boulevard
Durham, N.C. 27704

September 16 - 20, 2019 • 8 AM – 5 PM

The NCIAAI will be offering a 40 hour basic fire investigation class designed to meet the JPR’s found in the 2014 Edition of NFPA 1033. Students are required to complete 5 pre-requisite classes through and present a transcript the first day of class. The classes are Ethics and the Fire Investigator, Fire Investigator Scene Safety, The Scientific Method for Fire and Explosion Investigation, Basic Electricity and Writing the Initial Origin and Cause Report. This class will be limited to the first 20 students.

Point of Contact – Scott Merritt, Assistant Fire Marshal City of Durham
919-560-4233 ext. *19235

Host Hotels

Comfort Inn & Suites
1816 Hillandale Road
89.00 per night

Holiday Inn Express
2516 Guess Road
$107.00 per night


UNC - Fayetteville State University

Fayetteville State University is offering two (2) new ONLINE BS Fire Science Degree Programs:

1. Bachelor of Science of Fire Science (122 Credits) Investigation Concentration
2. Bachelor of Science of Fire Science (122 Credits) Management Concentration

Click here to visit UNC-Fayetteville State University  -or-  Contact Dr.  Juma Booker • (910) 672-1975

NOTE: Fayetteville State University is a member of the The University of North Carolina.

CVCC Fire Protection Technology Program

Click here to visit the Catawba Valley Community College

Contact Jennifer Henson• (828) 327-8000 x4123

GTCC Fire Protection Technology Program

Program Highlights

  • Hybrid Format for Most Classes
  • Real World Simulations to Promote Learning
  • The Most Advance Sprinkler and Alarm Lab in the State
  • Advance Standing for Certifications
  • 64 Credit Hour Program

Guilford Technical Community College’s Fire Protection Technology program is the only program in the State of North Carolina to be accredited by the International Fire Service Accreditation Congress and recognized by the U.S Fire Administration’s Fire and Emergency Services Higher Education.

Click here to visit the Guilford Technical Community College
Contact Dr. Rusty Graham • 336-334-4822 Ext. 50616