Juvenile Firesetter Level I
INSTRUCTOR: Steve Waltman, Division of State Fire Marshal
CLASS TIME/DAYS: July 22-23, 2017 (9:00-4:00)
CLASS SIZE: 12-30
COURSE HOURS: 12.0
COURSE DESCRIPTION: This 12-hour course was designed by the Ohio Fire Academy and the Fire Prevention Bureau for safety educators or fire investigators who have the responsibility to interview juvenile fire setters. Through group activities, students will learn to determine if the child's fire setting behavior can be treated through fire safety education, or it is a symptom of problems requiring referral program.
COURSE CONTENT: Characteristics of fire setting behavior for age groups 4-7, 8-11 and
12-14; interviewing techniques to classify fire setting behavior; and methods of establishing a community fire setter's referral program.
ENROLLMENT FEE: Training Provided at No Charge by the Division of State Fire Marshal.
COURSE REGISTRATION: Register by JULY 7, 2017