Become a member

Join us and be part of a global network of fire professionals

Membership of the IFE connects you to the world of fire engineering. No matter where you are in your career, whether you are studying or working, we have a range of memberships to suit everyone.

IFE Member Benefits

  • Enhance your professional status with IFE letters after your name (post-nominals)
  • Improve your career prospects, employability and earning potential
  • Receive international recognition of competence and commitment
  • Grow your professional network and receive support from local branches wherever you are in the world
  • Gain exclusive access to learning resources including the online CPD Hub to support your professional development
  • Receive a subscription to the member e-newsletter and the International Fire Professional journal

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Becoming a member

If you live outside the UK, we encourage you to contact your local branch (if available) first.
If a local branch is not available, you live in the UK or you would prefer to arrange your membership with us directly, please click here to learn more about the grades that are available to you and how you can apply.

Professional Registration

The IFE is licensed by the Engineering Council to register individuals who are appropriately qualified and experienced. For further information click here.

Corporate Account Membership

This service is available to businesses who would like to explore IFE membership for their organisation and its employees. This membership provides benefits to many organisations, typically those who require 50 or more of their employees to be members. Learn more here.