Brent A. Schockman

Fire Consultant / CFI, CFEI / Columbus


Mr. Schockman holds an A.A.S. in Fire Science and is currently pursuing a  B.S. in Fire Protection & Safety Engineering Technology. He is a Certified Fire Investigator through the International Association of Arson Investigators and a Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator (CFEI) through the National Association of Fire Investigators and a certified Fire Safety Inspector, Fire Instructor, and HAZMAT Technician.  

He has been a firefighter since 2004, including time with the Ohio Air National Guard/Air Force Reserve. Mr. Schockman has been a State of Ohio Certified Firefighter since 2005, working for several cities and townships in Ohio.

As a forensic fire investigator, Mr. Schockman is responsible for overseeing and determining the origin and cause of fire/explosion scenes and handling fire scenes that lead to subrogation on commercial and residential structures fires. 

Education and Certifications

• Fire Protection & Safety Engineering Technology, B.S.: Eastern Kentucky University
• Fire Science and EMS, A.A.S.: Sinclair Community College 
• Certified Fire Investigator:  International Association of Arson Investigators 
• Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator: National Association of Fire Investigators
• Firefighter II: Ohio 
• Hazmat Technician: IFSAC
• Fire Safety Inspector: Ohio 
• Fire Investigation Technician: International Association of Arson Investigators
• Fire Pattern Certification: Public Agency Training Council 
• Paramedic: Ohio 
• EMT-Basic: Ohio