National Association of Fire Investigators

March 11-14, 2019 in Seattle, WA 2019 Fire Investigation Training Program

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Our 2019 International Fire Investigation Training Program offers a broad overview of NFPA 921 and Fire Investigation concepts. This program is suitable both for newer investigators and for more advanced students

Explore areas such as:

  • Dynamics of Fire Investigation

  • Chemistry and Physics of Fire Behavior Science of Fire Dynamics

  • Basic and Advanced Fire Pattern Analysis

  • Fire/Explosion Scene Investigation Techniques

  • Collection and Preservation of Evidence

  • Origin Determination

  • Evaluation of Fire Causes - Failure Analysis

  • Determination of Electrical Fire Causes

  • Explosion Dynamics and Scene Investigation

  • Effective Fire Case Testimony

Again For 2019!

Electronic Seminar Handouts - No more heavy books. The seminar materials will be distributed on a Flash Drive. Printed handouts are available for $50 (pre-order) or $100 (at the conference). Printed books and electronic handouts will be distributed on the first day of class.

CFEI Recertification

This program completely satisfies the NAFI CFEI recertification requirements. No need to sit for the CFEI exam again, unless you are more then one year past due on your Re-cert.

This year's program is Organized by Investigations Institute and Sponsored by NAFI.

Special 1-Day Post-Program Advanced Course $250.00

Certified Fire Investigation Instructor (CFII)

This course centers on instructor methodology as it relates to the field of fire investigation. The certification examination will be held at the end of this one-day training program. The special one-day post-program seminar, offered on March 15, 2019, may also be taken separately from the main four-day program.

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Conference Fees

A single $50.00 discount is available for NAFI Members, Early Registration or Multiple Registrations. Conference fees include all course materials on a thumb drive. Fees DO NOT include lodging.


Certification Exams



Optional Textbooks

The following supplemental textbooks are available for pre-order. You may select these items on your registration form and they will be available for pick up at registration. For advanced shipment of these materials please order them directly from the NAFI store.

CFEI Study Guide - PDF Format (will be emailed)

NFPA 921 - Guide for Fire and Explosion Investigations, 2017 ed. (available for pick up only unless ordered through the NAFI store)

NFPA 1033 - Professional Qualifications for Fire Investigators, 2014 ed. (available for pick up only unless ordered through the NAFI store)

Printed Course Materials (no advanced shipment available)


Conference Details

Fees for the Training Program should be prepaid by check, or credit card. Prepaid fees are fully refundable up until February 15, 2019; thereafter, individual registrants may be substituted, but refunds will not be made. All invoices must be paid by March 1, 2019.

This registration is NOT a reservation but a commitment to attend and pay for the training program. Registrants who do not cancel or transfer their registration by March 1, 2019, will be charged a $200 “No-Show” fee.

The training program will be held at the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton, Seattle Airport/Southcenter 16500 Southcenter Parkway, Seattle, WA 98188.

*By Submitting your registration you agree to be included in the training program participant list.

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About the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton, Seattle Airport/Southcenter

Book online through the hotel's website or by phone at 1-800-222-TREE to enjoy a special attendees-only room rate of $129.00

16500 Southcenter Parkway | Seattle, WA 98188

Optional Materials

The following supplemental material are available for pre-order. You may select these items on your registration form.

  • CFEI Practice Exam & Study Guide - Prepare for the CFEI Exam $14.00
  • NFPA 1033: 2014 Edition - A must for your library. $35.00
  • NFPA 921 - Edition 2017 - Newest Edition of NFPA 921 $100.00
  • Printed Program Materials - For Conference Attendees Only $50.00

Conference Forms