Yorkshire and Humberside Branch Event Update

On Wednesday 21 June, South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service were proud to host the first regional meeting for the newly formed branch of the Yorkshire and Humber Institution of Fire Engineers at SYFR Training and Development Centre.

The event was attended by over 60 delegates from across the Yorkshire and Humberside Fire and Rescue Services, along with other professionals from across the fire sector, including risk assessors, fire safety managers and engineers.

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IFE South Africa Branch October Exams

We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for October 2017 IFE examinations. The October exam session offers a limited timetable.

The IFE South Africa Branch is running a pilot programme with limited exam centres, Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban. Syllabuses for all three levels of exam, as well as recommended study material, sample questions or past exam papers, etc. can be downloaded from our website.

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IFE Annual Golf Day

Join us for what promises to be a Dynamite Day!

Date: Friday 1 September 2017
Venue: Modderfontein Golf Club

It’s time to pull those clubs out of storage, dust them off, and get ready to hit the green again! That’s right, it’s our Golf Day! Heralding the beginning of the more Golfer friendly part of the year. Get on your favourite Golf Sweater, it’s time to play hookie from work and tee off! Whether you’re a seasoned golfer, or new to the sport, this day would be the perfect day to get out to the green and play a few holes.

To view the full event details and registration form click here.

East Midlands Branch Update

In early March we held our AGM, hosted by Bedfordshire Fire & Rescue Service; in which a new committee was proposed to around 25 attending Branch members. IFE CEO Neil Gibbins attended and offered structure to the AGM and a presentation on the IFE. The IGA rep and Temp Secretary were delighted to see this interest in the re-launch of the Branch.

The CFO of Bedfordshire FRS has agreed to undertake the role of Branch president. The Branch accounts are healthy, but require some concentration and time to update the financial position and signatories. A Branch constitution is in draft.

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‘Advanced Principles of Fire Dynamics’ 3-day Course

Following the successful delivery to a fully attended course in 2016, registration for the Advanced Principles of Fire Dynamics Program 2017 scheduled for 9, 10 and 11 August 2017 at the BRE Academy, Bucknalls Lane, Garston, WD25 9XX, Hertfordshire is available on the Gulf Coast FIRE, Fire Investigations (UK) LLP and the BRE Academy websites. Registration is limited to the first 20 students! To register please complete and return the form at the end of this document.

Course Cost: £1,150.00 +VAT (£1,380.00)
Includes: A signed copy of the latest edition of ‘Principles of Fire Behavior, Second Edition’ by Dr James Quintiere, refreshments and lunches, tuition fees, course notes, experimental guidance book and all experiment consumable supplies.

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