Basic Arson Investigator | Southwestern Illinois College

Application, Requirements and Course Information

Admission Procedures for the Basic Arson Investigator Course

This course is for firefighters (not law enforcement officers) seeking state certification as Arson Investigators. 

Tuition

Tuition is $2283 and does not include transportation, housing, or meals.  Attendees may pay the tuition fee personally, but must be enrolled by the training officer or other command officer from their agency and meet the below requirements.

Requirements

  • Be employed by a local agency or office  
  • Be a graduate of Fire Investigations Modules 1, 2 and 3
  • Have a valid Illinois Firearm Owner’s Identification card

Course Length

200 Hours

Dates

Due to COVID19 and scheduling conflicts, this class will not be offered again until Spring of 2021. Please continue checking the website for further updates.

Contact information

Office: 618-222-5396
Fax: 618-236-1094
Address: 2500 Carlyle Ave. Belleville, IL 62221