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2021.10.07 Vehicle Arson Awareness Program -VAAP
Thursday, October 07, 2021, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM EST
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Thursday, October 7, 2021
8:00AM - 4:30PM

 Paul E. Lent Public Safety Building
6012 County Farm Road Ballston Spa NY 12020

Students that are not vaccinated are required to wear mask

The New York Anti-Car Theft & Fraud Association (NYACT), the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB), the Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services, the Saratoga County Office of Emergency Services, and New York State Office of Fire Prevention and Control (OFPC) will be conducting a one-day, Arson Seminar at the Saratoga County Fire Training Center in Ballston Spa on October 7, 2021. 


8:00 – 8:30 a.m.


8:30 – 12:00 p.m.
Welcome / Opening / Overview

  • Vehicle Fire Statistics
  • Vehicle Components and Systems
  • Vehicle Fire Causes

12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch Break (Hero & Soda provided)

1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Vehicle Fire Causes (continued)

2:00 – 4:30 p.m.
Practical Exercises/Review of Findings

4:30 p.m.
Closing Session

Register Here

Breaks provided throughout these sessions.
*** Presentation by members of the OFPC Investigation Unit ***

There is no charge for this training.  Breaks and lunch are included free of charge.  All attendees will receive a certificate of completion from the NYS OFPC.  Space is register today!

An optional test will be offered at the end for students who need tested training to maintain their Fire Investigation certification.

TICKETS: $0.00 LE or NYACT Members Only