The main objective of this qualification is to improve awareness of fire investigation amongst practitioners initially attending a fire scene, who are most likely to be Watch Managers, Crew Managers and Junior Scenes of Crime Officers (SOCOs). It provides learners with the knowledge and skills to carry out Tier 1 fire investigations and to be able to hand over the scene to other agencies or a Tier 2 Fire Investigation Officer.
- Understand the principles and responsibilities of fire investigation
- Be able to investigate a fire within own level of responsibility
Guided Learning Hours:
- 8 hours
Total Qualification Time:
- 20 hours