Coffee Break Training: Fire/Arson and Explosion Investigation Curriculum: The Importance of NFPA 1033 in Fire Investigation [open pdf - 216KB]
"NFPA [National Fire Protection Association] 1033, 'Standard for Professional Qualifications for Fire Investigator' is an extremely important document that identifies the professional level of job performance requirements for fire investigators. NFPA 1033 is a standard developed through the NFPA consensus process and guided by a technical committee comprised of representatives from various organizations in the field of fire investigation. It is revised every five years. NFPA 1033 serves as one of the primary references used by the National Fire Academy to support its fire/ arson-related training and education programs."
Coffee Break Training - Fire Investigation Series No. FI-2013-19
United States Fire Administration: http://www.usfa.fema.gov/