October 2021 Examinations

Timetable for October 2021 Examinations 

The October 2021 Examinations will take place on Monday 4 October 2021 and Tuesday 5 October 2021.  The timetable for the examinations can be downloaded by clicking here .

As some candidates were unable to access examinations in March 2021 due to the pandemic, the IFE has arranged for five additional examinations to be available in October.  These additional examinations are:

  • Level 3 Certificate in Aviation Fire Operations (L3D4)
  • Level 3 Certificate in Fire Engineering Science (L3D1)
  • Level 3 Certificate in Fire Safety (L3D2)
  • Level 3 Certificate in Leadership and Management (L3D5)
  • Level 4 Certificate in Aviation Fire Operations (L4C4)

Booking Examinations 

Candidates are advised to read the following documents relevant to October 2021 examinations prior to booking examinations:

Candidates should also note that some changes have been made to the structure and naming of some of the qualifications available.  A summary of changes can be found in the document Changes to IFE Qualifications in 2021

The closing date for submitting bookings for the October 2021 examinations is 26 July 2021.   Booking forms can be downloaded by clicking here .

Reasonable Adjustments

Candidates who wish to apply for reasonable adjustments to examination conditions should read the Reasonable Adjustments Policy which sets out the range of situations in which adjustments can be made and the types of reasonable adjustments that may be appropriate.   Applications for reasonable adjustments should be made at the same time as examinations are booked or as soon as possible afterwards - and by 23 August 2021 at the latest.

The Application for Reasonable Adjustments form can be downloaded here .   Completed forms should be emailed to exams@ife.org.uk