05.13.2020 VAAP - Randall's Island, NYC - POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

May 13, 2020
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
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Vehicle Arson Awareness Program - VAAP
Postponed Until Further Notice

Due to the health concerns for our members, it has been decided to reschedule the 5/13/2020 VAAP Training. 

A notice will be sent when a new date is scheduled.

Wednesday, May 13, 2020
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

NYC FDNY Fire Academy
1 Berry Pl.

Randall’s Island
New York, NY 10035

Registration Deadline: May 11, 2020 by noon

The New York Anti Car Theft & Fraud Association (NYACT) committed to being the leader in professional training for New York State law enforcement and insurance investigators. Together with the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) and New York State Office of Fire Prevention and Control (OFPC), NYACT is pleased to announce a one-day, training seminar.  Attendance will be open to all member Insurance and Law Enforcement personnel.


8:00 – 8:30 a.m. Registration

8:30 –11:30a.m. Welcome /Opening / Overview
      Vehicle Fire Statistics
      Vehicle Components and Systems
      Vehicle Fire Causes

11:30- 12:00 p.m. FDNY-BFI Auto Fraud Squad- Case Study

12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Lunch Break (Hero & Soda provided)

1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Vehicle Fire Causes, continued

2:00 – 4:30 p.m. Practical Exercises/Review of Findings

Closing session

*Subject to change.

Presentation by members of the OFPC Investigation Unit. 

~ There is no charge for this training.
~ Breaks and lunch are included free of charge.
~ All attendees will receive a certificate of completion from the NYS OFPC.

Space is limited...so register today!

NYACT especially wants to thank the New York State Office of Fire Prevention and NICB for their assistance in making this training possible.  This program made possible through the Motor Vehicle Theft & Insurance Fraud Grant from the NYS Division of Criminal Justice Services, FDNY

Please use proper Sentence Case when completing forms (ie: Jane Smith, ABC Insurance Company).