Industrial Fire and Risk (IF&R) SIG: Nuclear power – Fire and Risk Colloquium

The IF&R SIG (Industrial Fire and Risk Special Interest Group) are planning an exciting event to be held in Bangor, North Wales between the 17th and 19th of October, 2017.

The theme of the colloquium is ‘Nuclear Power – Fire and Risk’, which already has a number of sponsors involved and a number of expert speakers placed. The event will be run at Bangor University and will have a Cocktail Reception on the Tuesday evening and a Colloquium Dinner on the Wednesday evening.

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Calling all UK based Fire Risk Assessors – find out how you can get industry recognition now

Are you working as a Fire Risk Assessor within the UK and want to achieve recognition for your expertise? Did you know that the IFE has a UK Register of Fire Risk Assessors?

The IFE’s Register of Fire Risk Assessors is the largest register of its kind in the UK with over 200 registrants and was set up to assist employers, building owners and managers to source appropriately skilled consultants to help them meet the requirements of legislation.

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Women in the Fire Service (WFS) National Training and Development Weekend, 16-18 June 2017

Women in the Fire Service UK will be hosting an annual training and development weekend on 16-18 of June 2017 at The Fire Service College (FSC), Moreton-in-Marsh.

The theme this year will be ‘when women support each other, incredible things happen’ and applications from everyone in the fire and rescue service are welcome.

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IFE Zimbabwe Branch – Follow up to the Inaugural Fire Competition Event

The IFE Zimbabwe Branch were pleased to hold the inaugural Fire Competition event, in partnership with the City of Bulawayo Fire and Ambulance Services, held on the 3rd of March 2017 at Famona Fire Station in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe.

The proposal that was made to the City of Bulawayo to request partnership can be viewed here: Proposal of the Bulawayo and Surrounding Industries Fire Competition

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Dates announced for tall building fire safety events

With a massive increase in tall building construction in mega-cities across the world, the fire industry must keep pace with developments and changes in fire risks. The Tall Building Fire Safety Network, which offers regular courses and conferences on Tall Building Fire Safety Management in locations around the world, has announced a full schedule of events for 2017.

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IFE Sri Lanka Branch Update

We have great pleasure in informing you that the maiden CPD course of the Sri Lanka branch of the Institution of Fire Engineers commenced on 24th March 2017 at the headquarters of fire service department, Colombo 10. Already there are more than 30 registered students for this certificate course on fire detection and alarm systems.

Please find the attached advertisement for more information:
Certificate Course In Fire Detection & Fire Alarm – Sri Lanka