KNOWLEDGE 1 – Competency in Fire Dynamics

The Competency in Fire Dynamics Module introduces students to the fundamental concepts of fire dynamics, including:

  • Developing a base-level understanding of heat transfer principles
  • Fire dynamic terminology and evaluation tools
  • Basic algebra and scientific notation

This module is a prerequisite for more advanced IAAI Fire Dynamics courses and training programs.

To follow the Competency in Fire Dynamics Curriculum, click here to access the lesson plan. Read the Learning Materials listed in the curriculum. Once you have studied the material, click here to pay the examination fee and take the Fire Dynamics Examination. The Examination Fee is US$60 for IAAI Members and US$200 for Non-members. Your examination will be activated on CFITrainer.Net® and an email with testing instructions will be sent within 24-72 hours.