Ohio Arson School provides fire investigators with advanced education, training and knowledge in order to eradicate the crime of arson.

The Ohio Arson School is honored to partner with Columbus Firefighters, IAFF Local 67 to utilize their headquarters for the training venue this year! We are currently still finalizing our course agenda but you can expect it will be another great education experience!

379 W. Broad St
Columbus, OH 43215


Monday, August 14 - 8:00am

Monday, August 14  
Program begins at 8:00 am

8:00 am – Attorney Paul Scarsella will provide opening remarks. You do not want to miss this important message!

8:30 am – Patrick Morris, Columbus Fire Bomb Squad and FBI Special Agent Bomb Tech David McCracken to present on explosives.

1:00 pm – To Be Announced

Tuesday, August 15 - 8:00am

Tuesday, August 15   

8:00 am – Randy Watson, CFI to present updates on NFPA 921, 1033 and 1321

1:00 pm – Bill Kahler will present on Lithium Ion Batteries

Wednesday, August 16 - 8:00am

Wednesday, August 16  

8:00 am – John Yust, published author with 38 years in fire service, numerous awards and commendations, and multiple fire-related degrees will be speaking about Large and Complex Fire Investigations and Safety


Full Conference – $275
The following are provided with your registration: morning pastries and coffee.
One-hour lunch break for lunch on your own. Food trucks and/or restaurants nearby.


Seminar refunds will not be returned for cancellation after July 28, 2023.