Shared Knowledge,
Shared Experience

A professional organisation
for professional people.

Raising Awareness of Fire Safety

Highly respected individuals & companies,
sharing the same objective.

Looking for a Fire Risk Assessor?

Use our register in confidence.

All fire risk assessors have been third party accredited to ensure the competence required to carry out fire risk assessments under current fire safety legislation.

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Courses and facilities have have been assessed and accredited and meet the standards of the Institute in terms of quality, content and methods of tuition.

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Newsletter of the Institute of Fire Safety Managers

Welcome to the IFSM


The Institute of Fire Safety Managers is a professional body of highly respected individuals and companies who all share the same objective.

“To raise the awareness of fire safety at a local, national and international level, promoting fire prevention, fire protection and reducing the risk from fire as far as reasonably practicable”

Members benefit through technical conferences, training events and communication with 100’s of other like minded fire professionals.

Our Members receive updates on latest news, standards and technical advances, dissemination from other fire related organisations worldwide to remain at the forefront of the fire profession industry.

Join Us Today

We welcome entry at all levels and actively encourage and promote knowledge advancement and membership progress. Students in full time further education receive free membership during the duration of their studies. You can join us here.

FRA Registers

Our FRA registers hold details of individuals who are considered to be appropriately qualified, and experienced as fire risk assessors. View the registers here.  UK based Fire Risk Assessors –  find out how you can get full competency recognition

Accreditation

The IFSM encourages Members who provide fire related courses to apply for accreditation via our accreditation team. For more information see our accreditation section.  More… 

Opening a Branch

If you are interested in opening a new IFSM branch please take a look at our guidance document and find out what’s involved.

Results of the Building a Safer Future consultation

The Government has published the results of the Building a Safer Future consultation and the two outcomes, Response and Economic Impact, can be found at:...

Bureau Veritas Emergency Preparedness Pack

Council member and Life Vice President John O’Sullivan has kindly shared with us Bureau Veritas Emergency Preparedness Pack which can be used by all members and their clients. Grateful thanks to John and BV for sharing this preparedness pack with all of us. Bureau...

Corona Virus – Specific Information

We have received a few queries asking if fire risk assessors and those linked with the fire industry are classed as ‘key workers’. The Institute’s clear position is in supporting the Government and the main information and guidance for employees and employers is set...

Interim arrangements for Corona Virus

IFSM – CORONAVIRUS ANNOUNCEMENT As you all are aware, the COVID-19 (or Coronavirus) is a topic of conversation and concern. This note is intended to give you guidance and will be updated as the ongoing situation changes. IFSM is keen to protect the health & safety...

Level 2 Award in the Principles of Fire Risk Assessing

The IFSM are currently in production of a customised qualification aimed at providing basic underlying principles which are required prior to undertaking Fire Risk Assessments (FRAs). See further details here...

Beyond just being a professional Institute, I see IFSM as a family of professional people with professional mindsets, a place where everyone is special irrespetive of the class of membership.

IFSM has challenged me to continually think, act, and upgrade myself professionally.

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Victor Matthew Ayegba (SIFSM, SIAFSS, SCIWEM, SCWM, SCIHT, SAoFA, AHLA, SISWA)

Supporting

The IFSM supports and works with other connected organisations