What We Offer

Our top trainings are:

  • Anatomy of an Arson
  • The DNA of Fire Investigation
  • Vehicle Fire Investigations
  • NFPA 921 — Fire Claims Benchmark

For a list of our training offerings, please click here.

Fire Cause Analysis (FCA) provides fire investigation, forensic engineering, multi-disciplinary engineering, and scientific evaluations to clients in the insurance and legal communities. With the combined expertise of fire investigators, fire scientists, and electrical, mechanical, and fire protection engineers, FCA is able to provide superior technical in-depth analyses that are rooted in established scientific principles.

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At FCA, we strive to provide conclusions firmly grounded in scientific principles. Every day, we work to get Answers from Ashes around the nation and internationally.

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FCA prides itself on creating a work environment that fosters challenge, growth, opportunity for its professional staff. This environment also provides an excellent platform from which to serve diverse clients around the nation. We currently have offices in California, Arizona, Oregon, Nevada, and North Dakota and provide services nationwide.

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Upcoming Events

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    Combined Claims Conference 8:00 am
    Combined Claims Conference
    Mar 3 @ 8:00 am – Mar 4 @ 4:00 pm
    Combined Claims Conference @ Garden Grove | California | United States
    Come Join Us for an Intriguing & Interactive Presentation on: “Large Loss Fires-A Team Approach” Presenters: Ulises Castellon, CPCU RPA, Chief Executive Officer, Fire Cause Analysis (FCA) Juliet Schade, Regional Property Claims Manager, Capital Insurance[...]
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    Liberty Mutual Western Region Team of Investigators 8:00 am
    Liberty Mutual Western Region Team of Investigators
    Mar 4 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
    Ulises Castellon to present “From Everest to Arsonist- Suicide in the Courtroom” & “Vehicle Fire Investigations- Don’t Get Burned”  
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    PRLB – Property & Liability Resource Bureau Conference & Expo 8:00 am
    PRLB – Property & Liability Resource Bureau Conference & Expo
    Mar 8 @ 8:00 am – Mar 11 @ 3:45 pm
    PRLB - Property & Liability Resource Bureau Conference & Expo @ Washington | District of Columbia | United States
    We are proud to announce our CEO, Ulises Castellon, CPCU RPA, will be a featured speaker Title: Adjusters, Fire Claims & 21st Century Technology Curriculum: Adjusting Property Times: Tues, 3/10 @ 10:30 & Wed, 3/11[...]
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    National Association of Subrogation Professionals(NASP) Webinar Series 10:00 am
    National Association of Subrogation Professionals(NASP) Webinar Series
    Mar 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
    Ulises Castellon and Sally Noma are conducting a Webinar on March 17th from 10:00 am-11:00 am PDT, for the National Association of Subrogation Professionals (NASP).  It’s an honor to be selected to present a Webinar or[...]
    *POSTPONED* WSATI SoCal Chapter- Live Burn/Workshop “Carbeque” 8:00 am
    *POSTPONED* WSATI SoCal Chapter- Live Burn/Workshop “Carbeque”
    Mar 19 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
    *POSTPONED* WSATI SoCal Chapter- Live Burn/Workshop "Carbeque" @ Long Beach | California | United States
    *𝐈𝐌𝐏𝐎𝐑𝐓𝐀𝐍𝐓 𝐌𝐄𝐒𝐒𝐀𝐆𝐄* 𝐅𝐂𝐀 & 𝐖𝐒𝐀𝐓𝐈 𝐋𝐢𝐯𝐞 𝐁𝐮𝐫𝐧 𝐓𝐫𝐚𝐢𝐧𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐏𝐎𝐒𝐓𝐏𝐎𝐍𝐄𝐃 𝐃𝐮𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐂𝐨𝐯𝐢𝐝-𝟏𝟗 Unfortunately, due to growing concerns surrounding Covid-19, Fire Cause Analysis and WSATI have decided to postpone our March 19th Live Burn Training Workshop.[...]
    South Bay Assoc of Insurance Professionals 5:30 pm
    South Bay Assoc of Insurance Professionals
    Mar 19 @ 5:30 pm – Mar 20 @ 8:30 am
    Ulises Castellon to present a 3 Hr CE course

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