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Fire Investigation

Fire is not discriminatory. It maims, kills and destroys property irrespective of socio economic status and race. Effective fire safety is embedded in the concepts of safe building design, safe product design, risk management and community education.


Award: Cert
Level: Undergraduate
Delivery: Campus
Study Mode: Part time
Duration: Two week taught programme 
Campus: Preston
Start Date: Start dates are varied

Course overview

The module will develop students’ skills and knowledge to enable them to conduct a fire investigation and to communicate the findings of the investigation to stakeholders in writing and verbally to in accordance with legal requirements, appropriate conventions and agreed protocols.

Learning outcome and aims

We aim to create the perfect blend of knowledge, practical experience and relevance to equip UCLan graduates with the confidence and skills they need to get ahead in the world of work.

Industry Links

  • We are proud to be an Approved Centre for SFJ Awards, now delivering a range of Regulated Qualifications. SFJ Awards is a nationally recognised and regulated awarding organisation who work with employers and training providers to help people working in justice and community safety, the armed forces, local government and healthcare to develop their skills and operate more effectively. We work in partnership with SFJ Awards to meet the sectors current and future workforce development and training needs.

Entry requirements

This course has no specific entry requirements.


This course is based in the School of Engineering and Computing

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