Fire Investigation & Fire Safety Engineering Courses in Edinburgh
Fire Investigation &Fire Safety EngineeringCourses in Edinburgh

Fire Science and Fire Investigation Course 2022

Running for over 30 years, this internationally acclaimed four day course on fire scene investigation explores the scientific principles of fire behaviour for practical application.

The course is taught by academics from the University of Edinburgh, specialising in fire dynamics and fire investigation, together with professional fire investigators and consulting engineers.  

Topics include: 

  • Investigation techniques

  • Forensic science

  • Ignition & fire behaviour

  • Wilful fireraising

  • Legal aspects

The programme is designed to build on previous training for professionals such as Police & Fire Officers, Fire Safety & Security Consultants, Coroners & Procurators Fiscal, Forensic Scientists and Loss Adjusters.


Dougal Drysdale

Professor Emeritus

Rory Hadden

Reader in Fire Investigation

Ricky Carvel

Senior Lecturer in Fire Dynamics

Luke Bisby

Professor of Fire and Structures

Chris Foster

Fire Investigator


Jim Lygate

Fire Investigator

Jensen Hughes

Danny Pointon

Fire Investigator



Date: Monday 6th to Thursday 9th June 2022

Optional exam: Friday 10th June 2022

Venue: The University of Edinburgh at King's Buildings


Cost: £1350 for the course, plus £250 for the optional exam


Please note that the course fee does not include accomodation.

There are a range of hotels near the venue to suit all budgets, details will be sent after booking.


Registration is open now.


Currently we are only able to take payments by BACS, not Credit Card


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Course Programme 2019 - The 2022 programme will feature the same content, though sessions may vary slightly.
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