The Fire Protection Association (FPA) is the UK's national fire safety organisation and we work to identify and draw attention to the dangers of fire and the means by which their potential for loss is kept to a minimum.
Since our formation in 1946 we have attained an unrivalled reputation for quality of work and expertise in all aspects of fire including research, consultancy, training, membership, publications, risk surveying and auditing. Our products and services are designed to assist fire, security and safety professionals achieve and maintain the very highest standards of fire safety management.
What do we do?
FPA supplies the UK's most comprehensive range of publications and training aids in the fields of fire safety, loss prevention and related topics.
Whether you're a company looking to deliver professional and comprehensive staff training in-house; a trainer looking for up-to-date training aids and educational resources, or a practitioner looking for detailed technical reference materials we can provide invaluable information and guidance to meet all your fire safety needs.
The FPA's range of training DVDs includes programmes on general fire safety induction, risk assessment and health and safety. Tailored advice is also available for a number of specific industry sectors, including schools, residential care homes and healthcare premises. Go to the FPA Publications pages for more information: www.thefpa.co.uk/shop/
Current fire legislation requires that all staff receive basic training in fire safety awareness. Our comprehensive portfolio of courses range from one-hour sessions designed to give staff a basic understanding of fire risks; one-week residential courses covering every facet of fire safety management or our two-year CFPA Europe Diploma in Fire Prevention.
We are confident that whether you book a place on one of our open courses or request a bespoke course tailored to the needs of your organisation, you will enjoy the highest quality and most up-to-date training. Go to the FPA Training pages for more information: www.thefpa.co.uk/training/
FPA Technical Services
The FPA Technical Division offers a unique blend of engineers, scientists and consultants with extensive experience in all sectors, providing a comprehensive range of practical, high integrity services tailored to your requirements.
The Division is supported by a team of highly experienced and qualified professionals drawn from industry, government, research organisations and the insurance community. Further support is provided by our established and extensive consultants' network that operates throughout the UK and Ireland.
Our complete range of cost-effective services will add value to your fire safety management programme ensuring conformity with current legislation, industry standards and codes of practice. Go to the FPA Technical Services pages for more information: www.thefpa.co.uk/services/
FPA offers four grades of membership, providing increasing levels of benefits, including discounts on all our products and services, downloadable publications, priority access to advice, online services, training and technical expertise. The graded membership scheme is designed to enable individuals/companies to choose a fire safety support package tailored to their requirements.
Information on the full range of benefits you can expect to receive by joining the FPA can be found on the FPA member pages, including new initiatives such as the use of a FPA member logo (terms and conditions apply): www.thefpa.co.uk/membership/