The City, Deputy Fire Marshal, and those that assist in the Fire Marshal’s Office are members of the following groups:

Central Virginia Fire and Arson Association

This group is made up of fire inspectors, fire investigators, and fire official from the Richmond Metro area and allows continuing education and training with experts in their fields.

International Association of Arson Investigators and the Virginia Chapter of the International Association of Arson Investigators

Allows for training and information on current issues related to fire investigations.

National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA)

The City of Colonial Heights maintains its membership with N.F.P.A., so that we can be up to date on the last codes, issues, and information.

Virginia Fire Protection Association

Fire Officials and Building Experts meet to discuss issues related to Fire Codes and Building Codes and provide up to training.