9:00-9:30 Welcoming Remarks – Ronald L. Hopkins, NAFI President
Introductions - Kathryn Smith NAFI Chairman
9:30-10:00 NFPA 921 – Vehicle Chapter Update – Jeff Morrill
10:00-11:00 NFPA 1033 and 921, 2017 Updates – Jeff Morrill
11:15-12:00 Vehicle Fire Chemistry and Dynamics – Ron Hopkins
1:30-3:45 Vehicle Fire Chemistry and Dynamics – Continued
4:00-5:45 Vehicle Mechanical Systems – Jeff Morrill
8:00-9:30 Vehicle Electrical Systems – Jeff Morrill
9:45-11:00 Documenting the Vehicle Fire – Jim Kanvay
11:15-12:00 Vehicle Fire Safety Standards – Jeff Morrill
1:30-2:45 Origin Determination – Jeff Morrill
3:00-4:15 Cause Determination – Ron Hopkins
4:15-5:30 Fire Investigation Safety – Ron Hopkins
6:00-8:00 Certified Fire & Explosion Investigator (CFEI) Exam
8:00-8:30 General Discussion and bus loading
8:30-9:00 Travel to burn site
9:00-12:00 Live fire evolutions – Ron Hopkins/Kathryn Smith/Nick Smith
1:00-5:00 Burned Vehicle Examinations
5:00-5:30 Travel back to hotel
NAFI recommends that participants bring and wear all appropriate personal safety equipment. This equipment may include: coveralls, steel toed work boots, and wet weather gear. Hard hats are required and will be provided by NAFI. NAFI will also make available eye protection and gloves.
8:00-9:15 Post-Collision Fuel Fed Fires – William Pierce
9:15-10:30 Pre-Burn Vehicle Discussion -- Nick Smith/Ron Hopkins
10:45-12:00 Vehicle Arson – Jim Kanavy
12:00-1:00 Seminar Closing and Discussions
1:30-3:30 Certified Vehicle Fire Investigator (CVFI) Exam
This year's training program will be held at the Hilton Lexington. All field day activites will be held at the Scott County Fire Department Training Grounds. Transportation will be provided to and from the training grounds.
All invoices are due upon receipt. Prepaid fees are fully refundable until August 27, 2021; thereafter, individual registrants may be substituted, but refunds will not be made. Your registration is NOT a reservation but a commitment to attend and pay for the Training Program. Registrants who carry a balance due may have their registration cancelled if we go on a Waiting List after being sold out.
Special room rates of $139.00 per night (single or double) have been arranged at the Hilton Lexington. This rate is on a first come basis and the hotel will likely sell out. The special room rate is available until August 27, 2021 or until sold out, which ever comes first. Hotel reservations should be made by calling 1-859-231-9000.
*By Submitting your registration you agree to be included in the training program participant list.
Book online through the hotel's website or by phone at 1-859-231-9000 to enjoy a special attendees-only room rate of $139.00369 West Vine St. | Lexington, KY 40507