Contacting us during COVID 19

IFE HQ Update

The IFE headquarters team are working remotely but remain on hand to help you with any queries – simply contact us by telephone or email. Read the latest update

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Firefighter Safety Database

The Firefighter Safety Database has been designed to enable firefighters to learn from the experiences of others. The cases involved are wide-ranging, covering situations that any firefighter around the world could face.
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Changes to IFE Qualifications

The IFE has made changes to the structure of some qualifications, which will take effect in 2021. The content of qualifications remains unchanged.
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Corporate Account Membership

Corporate Account Membership offers businesses the opportunity to develop a tailor-made package of IFE services.
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All IFE members and registrants can access a range of digital CPD activities through the CPD Hub on the MyIFE Portal.
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Latest News

IFE appoints a new Technical Director
IFE appoints a new Technical Director

The Institution of Fire Engineers (IFE) is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Peter Wilkinson CEng FIFireE CSci MIScT, ...

Career Development

Internationally recognised

  • Progress through IFE membership grades as your career develops
  • Enhance your learning and CV with related CPD
  • Extend your public and private fire sector contacts worldwide
  • Register as a Chartered Engineer, Incorporated Engineer or Engineering Technician
  • Prove your knowledge by taking IFE professional exams Find out more >

Training & Development

The IFE provides a number of training and development services. These include: guidance for members on relevant CPD activities; validation of CPD activities providing the distinctive IFE CPD logo (with the activity hours within) to be used on provider programmes or advertising materials. Find out more >