Patrick T. Earley

Fire Consultant / CFI, CFPS, CFEI / Philadelphia

Background

Mr. Earley holds a B.A. in Criminal Justice Administration and is a Certified Fire Investigator with the International Association of Arson Investigators, a Certified Hazard Recognition Specialist with  National Fire Protection Association and a Certified Fire and Explosions Investigator with the National Association of Fire Investigators along with a number of other certifications. 

He has over 25 years of experience in the fire and emergency services, serving in many capacities in the fire service industry from firefighter (volunteer) to fire Inspector, fire investigator, and fire official (acting), along being an emergency medical technician, fire instructor, and fire protection specialist.  He has also served on several technical committees for the National Fire Protection Association. 

Besides being a subject matter expert in fire and life safety by the NFPA, Mr. Earley offers a wide array of knowledge in fire investigation, fire protection systems, and life safety codes. Most recently, he developed the course and test content for the NFPA Certification Certified Hazard Recognition Specialist.  He has a strong discipline in not only fire investigation, but fire protection and fire prevention.  

Education and Certifications

• Criminal Justice Administration, B.A.: University of Phoenix 
• Fire Inspector ICS: Brookdale Community College 
• Hot Work Safety Certificate Program: National Fire Protection Association 07/2018 (#0353834) 
• Certified Fire Investigator: International Association of Arson Investigators (#17-030732)
• Certified Hazard Recognition Specialist: National Fire Protection Association (# 17-04)
• Certified Fire Protection Specialist:  National Fire Protection Association (# 3912)
• Certified Evidence Collection Technician: International Association of Arson Investigators (Cert# 224)
• Certified Fire and Explosions Investigator: National Association of Fire Investigators (# 11975-7759)
• Fire Investigation Technician: International Association of Arson Investigators
• Firefighter Level I: State of New Jersey
• Firefighter Level II: State of New Jersey 
• Fire Official: State of New Jersey 
• Fire Instructor Level I: State of New Jersey
• Crowd Management Training Certification