Thank you for your interest in IFE membership. By becoming a member you will receive IFE letters after your name to demonstrate your professional status, and enjoy other benefits including access to a global community of fire professionals and learning resources.


Start your membership journey today

If you are based in the UK you will be able to apply for membership online. If you live outside the UK, please contact your local branch to apply for membership. The branch will be able to support you through the application process and allow you to pay using local currency. If a local branch is not available to you, you can apply for membership online.


How to start your online application

If you know which grade you would like to apply for, click on the relevant IFE member grade tile below for further information about how to apply.


If you are unsure which grade to apply for, please use our online tool to help you discover your route to IFE membership.


When applying for membership online, you will require a MyIFE Portal account. If you already have an account, please log in using your existing details. If you do not have an account you will be prompted to register.


Not sure which membership grade you should apply for?

We have different membership types to suit anyone interested in, studying or working in fire engineering, with graded memberships designed to recognise you at different stages of your career.


Use our online tool to help you find the grade that matches your experience.

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IFE member grades

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Help and support

Visit our FAQs for immediate guidance. For further support, or if your question remains unanswered, please contact our Membership and Registration team who are on hand to support you on your path to gaining membership.