Call for Evidence on the Technical Review of AD B. Government

The Government have now completed its consultation after its Call for Evidence on the Technical Review of Approved Document B.  The document signals the start of the full technical review of AD B. For your information, the document can be accessed here: https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/technical-review-of-approved-document-b-of-the-building-regulations-a-call-for-evidence?utm_source=7ca85d1e-54ff-42ee-9463-1d996f6d74e6&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_content=daily The extent of the review is large so there are potentially stages … Continued

One Day Workshop UCLAN and IFSM

Introduction to Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) – Smoke, Fire and Evacuation Modelling Following on from an email to all members a few months ago on CFD, a number of you have mentioned your interest in learning more about CFD modelling in the context of fire dynamics and evacuation. Last week we met with representatives of … Continued

Industries Response Group report is released

The Executive Summary of the response to the Dame Judith Hackitt (DJH) Review from the 12 Working Groups that were set up to look into the points raised by DJH has been finalised by the coordinating Competency Steering Group (CSG) of the Industries Response Group.  Please find the Executive Summary here along with the Press … Continued

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

IRG Steering Group – Quarterly Report

Members will recall we are represented in a number of the working groups and heavily involved in competencies for fire risk assessors.  Please see here a copy of the first quarterly report of the IRG Steering Group on Competences for Building a Safer Future, which was submitted to the Secretary of State (copied to Dame … Continued

The IFSM Welcomes its 1000th Member

Mr Darren Cook, the Head of Group Compliance at Principal Hotel Company, recently became the 1000th Member to join to The Institute of Fire Safety Managers. The Institute is delighted to welcome Mr Cook and mark this momentous occasion by presenting him with an expense-paid invite to our 2018 AGM and a year’s free membership. … Continued

Membership cards for IFSM Members

Professionally printed double sided plastic membership cards for IFSM Members are now available to buy online from our website.  Please click here for further details and to order.

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