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A certain type of person is required to become a fire investigator. Imagine having a background in engineering and firefighting along with a sharp analytical desire for problem-solving. A typical day in the life of a fire investigator may start with a visit to a devastated pile of burning ruins. Fire investigators frequently begin their careers from the back of a fire truck and advance into fire detective work. Can you tell us how the fire started? What role did the architecture or furnishings of the building play in the spread of the fire? Was there any mischief made? Later that day, as part of the city's accusations against a manufacturing facility that disregarded preventative codes and went up in flames, you are route to testify before a preliminary hearing.


This is a very highly charged investigation. People are very interested in this, and we've got a prosecutor, a very well respected prosecutor who's been looking at this issue, this investigation for a long time.”

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Who is Fire Investigator?

Arson and fire A fire scene's physical characteristics are examined by investigators, who also locate and gather tangible evidence there. The cause of the fire is then investigated using this evidence to assist determine whether it was accidental or intentional.

What are the basic Qualifications Needed for Fire Investigator?

They should have five years of real-world experience fighting fires, as well as working knowledge of fire chemistry, fire behaviour, building techniques and materials, and how different materials react to fire exposure, point of origin, char interpretation, material burning rate, and characteristic heat release.

Which Course will be best for Fire Investigator?

  • Business certificate.

  • engineering and construction certificate.

  • business certificate.

  • Certificate-related business.

  • Engineering and construction certificate.

  • Certificate of good health.

  • Engineering and construction certificate.

  • certificate administration. Essential Ideas, Prevention, and Control for Fire Safety.

What are the top 5 universities in India to study Fire Investigator?

  1. Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur

  2. National Institute of Industrial Engineering, The Vihar Lake in Mumbai

  3. Anna University Guindy, Chennai

  4. the GSFC University in Vadodara.

  5. Dwarka, Delhi's Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University

What are the top 5 universities in out of India/Abroad to study Fire Investigator?

  1. Middlesbrough's Teesside University in the UK

  2. Chicago, Illinois, USA's University of Illinois at Chicago

  3. Singapore-based National University of Singapore

  4. King's College in London, United Kingdom

  5. American university Pace in New York

Any Scholarship are available for Fire Investigator?

  • Narotam Sekhsaria Scholarship

  • K.C.Mahindra Scholarships For Post-Graduate Study

  • Hani Zeini Scholarship

  • Harvey fellowship

Which skills Required to be a Fire Investigator?

  1. Active Listening

  2. Writing

  3. Instructing

  4. Critical Thinking

  5. Equipment Selection

Which type of personality is best for Fire Investigator?

Social responsibility and conscientiousness rank among the top personality attributes of fire inspectors. Fire inspectors had high social responsibility ratings, demonstrating their desire for just results and overall concern for other people.

What are the best companies offering jobs as a Fire Investigator?

  1. Inverted Energy



  4. Jyoti Enterprise

  5. Pragati Engineers

What are the pros & cons / Advantage & disadvantage of working a Fire Investigator?


  1. Feeling of completion and purpose

  2. Organization in your life

  3. The esprit de corps

  4. No Take-Home Assignments

  5. Perks and Job Security

  6. People Love You (High Job Approval)

  7. You Can Workout While Working

  8. You Use Cool Equipment at Work


  1. You see helpless individuals endure misery (and dying)

  2. You are present when a family loses a loved one.

  3. You miss kinship gatherings

  4. The pay isn't really good.

  5. It's Perilous

  6. Your family will be concerned about you;

  7. You work long hours.

  8. It's difficult on your body.


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