Arson Awareness and Prevention


Arson Awareness and Prevention

  • Category Security
  • Authors John Snider
  • Variants
    1. Full Course - 31 minutes
      This version is for campus employees.

This course is designed to provide employees with information that will help reduce the likelihood of arson at their workplace. Arson is extremely costly to society in general, and is a difficult crime to detect and prosecute. This course will review the best practices to eliminate arson, the main elements or arson, a basic understanding of the principals of fire, and common causes of workplace fires.

Expert Authors

John Snider

John has been involved in the fire service for over 25 years and he has been involved with training and education for almost as long. He’s currently an Acting Captain with the Toronto Fire Service where he has been a firefighter since 1996. For the past 14 years, John has also been a professor in the Firefighter program at Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology in Toronto. He has a Bachelors of Science in Human Kinetics from the University of Guelph and a Bachelors of Education (Adult Education) from Brock University.