The New South Wales Association of Fire Investigators is an affiliated Chapter of the International Association of Arson Investigators. Members of the Association represent employees of the fire services, police, private investigation firms, insurance companies, legal practitioners and forensic scientists.

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November 10, 2019

Dear members,

NSWAFI is hosting our final education night of the year on Thursday 5/12/19. This will be also be our social night to celebrate the end of the year and the coming festive season. The topic for the presentation on the night will be fire and human behaviour....

November 7, 2019

Dear members,

The 2020 Australasian Association of Fire Investigators International Training Conference is proudly being hosted in Rotorua, NZ by the New Zealand Association of Fire Investigators.

NZAFI are calling for expressions of interest for speakers willing to pres...

September 20, 2019

NSWAFI is hosting the next education night on Thursday 3/10/19. The topic is the pros and cons of photoionization detectors (PID) in fire scene examinations. This presentation will include how a PID works, what it is capable of detecting, how reliable this tool is at f...

September 9, 2019

Dear members,

It is our pleasure to announce that the NSWAFI is hosting an IAAI training event this October focused on motor vehicle fire investigation. This is the first time this course has been delivered outside the USA, and offers credit towards the IAAI Motor Vehic...

Dear members,

Our next education night is on Thur 1/8/19. This presentation will be on Arc Mapping. Arc Mapping is a fire investigation technique that can assist in locating the area of fire origin by using “arc damage” patterns found in burnt electrical wiring after a...

Dear members,

The Australian Road Transport Suppliers Association will be hosting a conference in August focusing on heavy vehicle fires - causes and prevention. This conference is an industry event focusing on the issues of heavy vehicle and mobile plant fires. Confere...

Dear members,

Please mark the date in your calendars - the NSWAFI will be hosting its Annual General Meeting on 1 August. The AGM will be followed by an Education Night presentation. Details for the presentation are yet to be confirmed, but will be posted once available...

Dear members,

It is my pleasure to announce that the NSWAFI will be hosting a special Education Night at the end of June (this month!). While our regular Education Nights are on the first Thursday of the month, this Education Night is on at a different time as our prese...

Thank you to all members who attended our Education Night presentation last Thursday. Nick Sutarov from GKA Investigations Group delivered a fascinating case study on the ability of pooled water to focus sunlight and start a fire. The recount of the scene examination,...

Dear members,

VAFI will be hosting a training session in June on electric vehicles. The session will feature various electric vehicle topics as they relate to fire investigation, and will include specialist training delivered by Tesla staff from the US. Attendance is fr...

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