Welcome to the British Fire Consortium Website

The British Fire Consortium would like to welcome you to our Web Site.

The primary aims of the BFC are maintain high quality technical standards of our members and to actively encourage all our members to obtain third party accreditation to ISO 9001 or equivalent approval bodies recognised by the European co-operation for Accreditation (EA).

Our members supply quality products and highly professional servicing for many aspects of fire prevention and fire protection. Products and servicing will include, extinguishers, signage, alarms, sprinklers, dry risers, emergency lighting and risk assessment together with many additional fire safety products.

The BFC promote best practice within the fire protection and fire prevention industry through representation with official UK and European bodies together with other relevant industry agencies, institutions and associations. The BFC provide technical advice and approved training for members and hold regular meetings, enabling the opportunities for members to exchange ideas, discuss issues and trends facing our industry today.

General Meeting January 2016

The general meeting was held on the 19th of January in Stratford. Thank you to all those that attended.
The guest speakers were Jim Creak who spoke about safety signs, Martin Green from Hochiki Europe who talked about aspirating systems and Paul Gatens who spoke about detector testing equipment. Many thanks to them all.
The next meeting will be held on the 19th of April in Stratfrod, Speaking will be Steve Martin from the Electrical Contractors Association (ECA) speaking about its position in the Industry.

The afternoon session will be a Fire and Safety Signs workshop given by Jim Creak of Jlite.

Training Update

The 2016 training diary is avalible Click Here.
New dates added for Northampton and Kidderminster in June.

AGM 2015

This years AGM was held at the Oakley Court Hotel in Windsor. Thank you for all those who attended and for making it a good event
The guest speaker was Paul Bray from Devon & Somerset Fire and Rescue who talked about competency of technicians and the recent court case.

Concern over Cartridges

Click Here for all the latest news

Environment Agency statement on End of Life

Click here for the environment agency's statement for Fire Extinguisher End of Life