Passive Fire Protection Examinations

Passive Fire Protection Qualifications

Introduction

Two new qualifications in Passive Fire Protection are available from the IFE.  The qualifications were developed in partnership with the Association for Specialist Fire Protection (ASFP).  Full details of the content of the qualifications can be found by clicking on the name of the qualification below:

IFE Level 2 Certificate in Passive Fire Protection

IFE Level 3 Certificate in Passive Fire Protection

Examinations

Both of the qualifications are assessed by examination.  Examinations take place in March and October each year.  Please see the pages on this website relevant to March and October examinations for further information on timetables, booking arrangements etc.

Past Papers and Examiner Reports

The first examination relevant to the IFE Level 3 Certificate in Passive Fire Protection took place in October 2018.   

The examination paper for October 2018 can be viewed by clicking here .  The examiner report on the October 2018 paper can be viewed by clicking here .

The first examination relevant to the IFE Level 2 Certificate in Passive Fire Protection will take place in March 2019.  A sample paper providing examples as to the type of questions that may be asked is available by clicking here .

Preparing for Examinations

Candidates preparing for examinations are advised to refer to the past paper and examiner report for Level 3/sample paper for Level 2 for further information on the format and style of examinations.  In addition, information on recommended reading is provided in the relevant qualification syllabus/specification.

Training courses are available via the Association for Specialist Fire Protection - www.asfp.org.uk