Graduate Certificate in Fire Investigation

includes:

Graduate Certificate in Fire Investigation

Awards

The course includes the following awards:

Graduate Certificate in Fire Investigation GradCertFireInvestign

Availability

Graduate Certificate in Fire Investigation (1309FI)

Online - Manly

Availability is subject to change, please verify prior to enrolment.

Normal Course Duration

Graduate Certificate in Fire Investigation

Full-time: 0.5 years (or part-time equivalent)

Course duration is the effective time taken to complete a course when studied full-time (full-time equivalent duration). Students are advised to consult the Enrolment Pattern to determine length of study. Not all courses are offered in full-time mode.

Admission Criteria

CSU Admission Policy

Admission to this course is open to those people who can demonstrate a genuine connection with fire services or an occupational requirement to study this area.
Applicants must also have:
1) an undergraduate degree; or
2) a minimum of five years experience in the field of fire services or a related area, as determined by the Course Director.

Credit

CSU Credit Policy

N/A

Graduation Requirement

To graduate students must satisfactorily complete 32 points.

Course Structure

The course consists of four core subjects: -

  • JST415 Foundations of Fire Investigation (8),
  • JST496 Fire-Setting Behaviour, Legal Issues and Investigative Practice (8),
  • JST455 Wildfire Investigation (8), and,
  • JST484 Structures and the Effects of Fire (8).

Enrolment Pattern

Session 1

  • JST415 Foundations of Fire Investigation
  • JST496 Fire-Setting Behaviour, Legal Issues and Investigative Practice

Session 2

  • JST455 Wildfire Investigation
  • JST484 Structures and the Effects of Fire

Contact

For further information about courses and subjects outlined in the CSU handbook please contact:

Current students

Future students

The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: September 2019. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.

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