Fire Consultant / IAAI-CFI(V), NAFI-CFEI CVFI / Memphis
A 21-year veteran of the fire services industry, Mr. Childress is a Certified Fire Investigator (CFI), Fire Investigation Technician (FIT) and holds the Motor Fire Vehicle Endorsement through the International Association of Arson Investigators. He is also a Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator (CFEI) and Certified Vehicle Fire Investigator (CVFI) through the National Association of Fire Investigators.
He has also completed the Fire/Arson Investigation course at the National Fire Academy. Mr. Childress is also Fire Inspector I-II Certified through the International Code Council and is licensed as a Fire Codes Inspector in the State of Tennessee. He is a certified Hazardous Materials Technician and Life Safety Compliance Officer I- II through the Tennessee Commission on Firefighting.
Education and Certifications
- Certified Fire Investigator: International Association of Arson Investigators
- Motor Vehicle Fire Endorsement: International Association of Arson Investigators
- Fire Investigation Technician: International Association of Arson Investigators
- Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator: National Association of Fire Investigator
- Certified Vehicle Fire Investigator: National Association of Fire Investigators
- Licensed Fire Codes Inspector: Tennessee
- Licensed Private Investigator: Arkansas, Tennessee and Kentucky Certified Fire Investigator (CFI)