Investigation programs are designed to provide communities with support for both fire investigations and data collection. These programs include provisions for training non-investigators in addition to providing accredited training.

There are three Investigations programs currently in development with the NIFSC Project.

6.1 Fire Investigation Services

Investigation of fires (cause, origin, and circumstances) and ensuring collection of fire reporting data. Includes provision of training materials around fire scene preservation for non-investigators

6.2 Fire Investigator Training

Accredited fire investigator training utilizing NFPA standards

6.3 Fire Scene Preservation Training

Accredited fire scene preservation training