2017 Training Seminar

May 3-5, 2017

Franklin, TN

Drury Plaza Hotel

1874 W McEwen Drive, Franklin, TN  37067

Conference Registration $100

Membership June 1 – May 31 annually $25

Hotel $124/night + applicable taxes


Vehicle Fires

Program has been approved for in-service credit from TN Commission on Firefighting, and TN POST Commission.

TN POST Commission #: 17-682

Featured Presenter:  Jeff Morrill, MorriFire Investigations

Download the Schedule in PDF form here: 2017 Seminar Info Sheet

Wednesday May 3

8:00 am – 9:55 am Registration, Organization Business, Meet & Greet
9:55 am – 10:00 am Introductions
10:00 am – 12:00 pm NFPA 921, 1033, & The Scientific Method…”Why Does It Matter?”
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch on your own
1:00 pm – 2:45 pm Vehicle Construction & Identification, Fuel Loads & Fire Patterns
2:45 pm – 3:00 pm Break
3:00 pm – 4:45 pm Origin Determination & Ignition Sources
4:45 pm – 5:00 pm Questions and Schedule for Thursday

Thursday May 4

8:00 am – 9:45 am Case Studies – “A Reality Check”
9:45 am – 10:00 am Break
10:00 am – 11:45 am Manufacturer Codes & Vehicle Arson
11:45 am – 12:00 pm Burned Vehicle Inspections
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch on your own
1:30 pm – 4:45 pm Burned Vehicle Inspections
4:45 pm – 5:00 pm Question & Answer

Friday May 5

8:00 am – 10:30 am Burned Vehicle Reviews
10:30 am – 10:45 am Break
10:45 am – 11:00 am Question & Answer, Program Review
11:00 am – 12:00 pm Testing