Mark H. Dooley

Fire Consultant / IAAI-CFI / Des Moines

Background

Mr. Dooley holds a B.A. degree in Business Management and is a Certified Fire Investigator, Certified Inspector and Certified Fire Inspector.  

He’s been a lead instructor since 1999, teaching fire investigation courses at the Des Moines Fire Department to recruits and station personnel as well as  at the Des Moines Police Department to recruits.  He was also a member of the validating committee for Fire Investigator 3rd Edition textbook published by International Fire Service Training Association (IFSTA).

As a fire investigator he has conducted origin and cause investigations on fatal structure fires, residential fires, commercial fires, and vehicle fires. His experience and industry knowledge covers over 26 years in areas of fire suppression operations, paramedic care and transportation, water rescue, hazardous materials, permit inspections, new construction inspections, fire systems plan review, model code adoption, and fire investigations. 

Education and Certifications

• Business Management, B.A.: William Penn University
• Certified Public Manager: Drake University
• Executive Fire Officer: National Fire Academy
• Certified Fire Investigator: International Association of Arson Investigators
• Certified Inspector I: International Fire Service Accreditation Congress
• Certified Fire Officer I & II: International Fire Service Accreditation Congress
• Certified Fire Service Instructor: International Fire Service Accreditation Congress
• Certified Firefighter I&II: International Fire Service Accreditation Congress 
• Certified Fire Service Instructor: International Fire Service Accreditation Congress
• Iowa Emergency Medical Technician – Paramedic: Iowa Bureau of EMS