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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 reasonable 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.

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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… 

Press Release from the IRG Working Group

As we are now getting to work on the details of competencies across the whole construction and fire sector, please see here a press release from the IRG working Group As you can see from this document, we are actively working at representing our Member’s interests at...

IFSM President’s Dissertation Competition

Are you an original thinker in the fire industry under the age of 30? If so, you could be in with the chance to win £200.00* with this year’s IFSM President’s Dissertation Competition. Tell us about what ideas, theories or strategies you can see developing,...

Steering Group on Competences for Building a Safer Future

Many organisations spanning the construction and fire sectors have come together to form a steering group to take forward key recommendations in Dame Judith Hackitt’s Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety, to improve competences for those working...

Final Report of Dame Judith Hackitt

Hot off the press please find the link below to the Final Report of Dame Judith Hackitt. https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/independent-review-of-building-regulations-and-fire-safety-final-report  ...

Statement issued following Industry Summit

Dame Judith Hackitt held an industry summit the other day following her interim report. We weren’t directly invited to the summit but a representative from the FSF attended.  Following this summit a statement was issued and the link if you care to read it is...

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)

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