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.

Social Media Comments

We must inform you that we have had numerous complaints from various individuals (not members) stating and giving screen shot evidence, that one of our members is making racist comments and threats. Firstly, some are stating the individual is employed by us. That is...

Government Guidance on Working Safely

Please see below a link to the new guidance on returning to work issued by the UK Government.  I am sure it will also be valid or act as a benchmark at some time for members who are working in non UK countries as well.   As we see more sectors returning to work we...

Fire Sector Federation Revival Planning

We are all hopeful that recovery from the pandemic can start soon and thoughts are now turning towards economic revival. The Fire Sector Federation, who we are a member of, wishes to assist where it can in this process, for example, by working with others to solve any...

Suspended Payment of Membership Fees – Covid-19

As a Nation we find ourselves in very unfamiliar waters during the current pandemic and as an Institute we have discussed the current situation during our online meetings. Our thoughts go out to all people involved on the frontline in this situation. We value our...

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:...

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

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