To become an IAAI CFI®, or to obtain designations including IAAI Fire Investigation Technician, IAAI Certified Instructor or an IAAI Evidence Collection Technician, go to http://www.firearson.com
, the home of the International Association of Arson Investigators.
Investigating how fires start and how to prevent them from destroying property and life is a science crucial to our very survival, and one that has been evolving for hundreds of years.
Just over 60 years ago, a new organization was formed to bring together experts in fire investigation to create a central forum - to support, advance and help to create standards for this important field.
Its original focus was to ensure that individuals who purposely set malicious fires would not go unpunished. The organization was named the International Association of Arson Investigators.