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2010 Ife Canada

  1. 1. Presents: What’s it in for me? How to get there?
  2. 2. Aim of this Presentation <ul><li>Part 1 </li></ul><ul><li>Describe the role of the Institution. </li></ul><ul><li>Describe the benefits of membership. </li></ul><ul><li>Explain the grades of membership. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Aim of this Presentation <ul><li>Part 2 </li></ul><ul><li>Explain the role and structure of the Canada Branch. </li></ul><ul><li>Explain the review process of membership application. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Aim of this Presentation <ul><li>Part 3 </li></ul><ul><li>Explain the Professional Examination process. </li></ul><ul><li>Describe the benefits of Continuing Professional Development programs. </li></ul><ul><li>Towards a life-time career in fire suppression, fire prevention and fire engineering. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Part 1 The Institution of Fire Engineers
  6. 6. What is the Institution of Fire Engineers? <ul><li>The only internationally recognized, non-academic professional organization which provides Fire Engineering Practitioners with the opportunity to obtain a range of qualifications, as well as providing a world wide forum for discussion and technical expertise for all fire related matters. </li></ul>
  7. 7. IFE <ul><li>The Institution of Fire Engineers was founded in 1918 in the UK by a group of Chief Fire Officers. </li></ul><ul><li>The IFE is registered as a Charity. </li></ul><ul><li>The Canada Branch (previously known as Ontario Branch) was inaugurated on June 1, 1994 by the International President at the then Fire Fighters Club in Markham. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Mission Statement <ul><li>To promote, encourage and improve the science and practice of Fire Extinction, Fire Prevention and Fire Engineering and all operations and expedients connected therewith, and to give an impulse to ideas likely to be useful in connection with or in relation to such science and practice to the members of the Institution and to the community at large. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Institution of Fire Engineers <ul><li>The Institution is represented on numerous influential bodies and has over 12,000 members in 40 Branches in 22 countries. </li></ul><ul><li>A number of countries are now actively working towards becoming members of the Institution. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Motto <ul><li>“ RERUM COGNOSCERE CAUSAS ” </li></ul><ul><li>means </li></ul><ul><li>“ able to understand the reasons things happen .” </li></ul>
  11. 11. Who are typical Members? <ul><li>Firefighting Professionals </li></ul><ul><li>Fire and Building Code Officials </li></ul><ul><li>Fire Safety Engineers, Consultants, Inspectors and Officers </li></ul><ul><li>Fire Protection Engineers, Technologists Technicians and Managers </li></ul><ul><li>Fire Protection Engineering Teachers, Trainers and Students </li></ul>
  12. 12. The IFE Around the World <ul><li>UK – 19 Branches </li></ul><ul><li>Australia </li></ul><ul><li>Canada </li></ul><ul><li>India – 5 Branches </li></ul><ul><li>Hong Kong </li></ul><ul><li>Iceland </li></ul><ul><li>Malaysia </li></ul><ul><li>Mauritius </li></ul><ul><li>Middle East </li></ul><ul><li>New Zealand </li></ul><ul><li>Republic of Ireland </li></ul><ul><li>Singapore </li></ul><ul><li>South Africa </li></ul><ul><li>Sri Lanka </li></ul><ul><li>Trinidad & Tobago </li></ul><ul><li>USA </li></ul><ul><li>Zambia </li></ul><ul><li>Zimbabwe </li></ul>
  13. 13. The Diversity Of The IFE <ul><li>Fire Extinction </li></ul><ul><li>Fire Prevention/Safety </li></ul><ul><li>Fire Engineering </li></ul><ul><li>Fire Science </li></ul><ul><li>Technology </li></ul><ul><li>Fire Investigation </li></ul><ul><li>Environmental </li></ul><ul><li>Sociological </li></ul><ul><li>Publications </li></ul><ul><li>Legal </li></ul><ul><li>Management </li></ul><ul><li>Academic </li></ul><ul><li>Meeting / Social </li></ul><ul><li>Scholarships </li></ul><ul><li>Conferences </li></ul><ul><li>Committees </li></ul><ul><li>Professional - Register </li></ul><ul><li>Membership - Grades </li></ul>
  14. 14. Fire Engineering <ul><li>The Institution is a Nominated Body of the Engineering Council. </li></ul><ul><li>The Institution has close connections with fire engineering related industries. </li></ul><ul><li>Many members are employed in the manufacturing and testing or fire protection, detection and extinguishing equipment. </li></ul>
  15. 15. Fire Extinction <ul><li>Members are actively involved in introducing and improving equipment and in methods of fire extinction. </li></ul><ul><li>Campaigning for safer products and a better understanding of the process of combustion and flame propagation. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Fire Science <ul><li>The IFE provides an opportunity for members to study fire engineering sciences at all stages up to degree level. </li></ul><ul><li>Within this framework, the examinations of the IFE, together with the set of text- books and journals, give a comprehensive provision for all students. </li></ul>
  17. 17. Fire Prevention / Safety <ul><li>Building design, means of escape in case of fire, structural fire protection, limitation of damage - caused by fire - are all areas in which the Institution plays a major role. </li></ul>
  18. 18. Technology <ul><li>Technical advice is available to members from either the Technical Sub Committee or from individuals on the IFE’s Professional Register. </li></ul><ul><li>The views of members are aired on national and international technical committees, on which the IFE is represented. </li></ul><ul><li>The journal ‘Fire Risk Management’ provides great technical data. </li></ul>
  19. 19. Fire Engineering <ul><li>Members are updated on the latest fire engineering standards and designs which are regularly featured in the Journal of the Institution. </li></ul><ul><li>Exhibitions, Conferences and Branch meetings promoted by the IFE enable members to discuss many of the latest fire engineering principles and view new equipment. </li></ul>
  20. 20. Fire Investigation <ul><li>Fire investigation forms a major part of many fire engineering practitioner’s work and the subject is widely covered at seminars arranged by Branches and in the Journal of the Institution. </li></ul><ul><li>The IFE has published a book entitled “Principles of Fire Investigation.” </li></ul><ul><li>IFE Level 4 Certificate - Membership grade examinations has paper dedicated to this topic. </li></ul>
  21. 21. Environmental <ul><li>Environmental issues are addressed at a national and international level by the IFE through the Journal. </li></ul><ul><li>These issues are also addressed at local level through Branches. </li></ul>
  22. 22. Sociological <ul><li>Sociological effects of fire are often traumatic, affecting individuals and organizations in a variety of ways such as loss of life, home, or income which can occur from incidents ranging from fires in dwellings to major disasters. </li></ul><ul><li>The IFE promotes the development of incident planning and aftercare services to help overcome the difficulties associated with the sociological affect of fire. </li></ul>
  23. 23. Management <ul><li>Fire management is an integral part of the Institution's education and examination philosophy and encompasses such subjects as :- </li></ul><ul><li>Risk assessment and planning. </li></ul><ul><li>Incident management including strategies and tactics. </li></ul><ul><li>Incident analysis / post-incident review. </li></ul>
  24. 24. Legal <ul><li>Advising on, developing or revising legislation through representation on committees </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Professional Standard Setting Body </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Fire Marshal’s Public Fire Safety Council. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Interpreting fire regulations through technical articles published in the Institution’s Journal. </li></ul>
  25. 25. Academic <ul><li>Level 2 Certificate (Preliminary) </li></ul><ul><li>Level 3 Certificate (Intermediate) </li></ul><ul><li>Level 3 Diploma (Graduate) </li></ul><ul><li>Level 4 Diploma (Member) </li></ul>There are a number of educational qualifications available to the membership ranging from:
  26. 26. Academic <ul><li>Degree Programs </li></ul><ul><ul><li>National Core Curriculum (UK) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>4-year Honors Degree in Fire Engineering – University of Central Lancashire </li></ul><ul><ul><li>University of Technology, Hong Kong </li></ul></ul>
  27. 27. Professional Designations CMIFireE CFIFireE Companion (Member or Fellow) FIFireE Fellow MIFireE Member AIFireE Associate GIFireE Graduate TIFireE Technician Designation Membership Grade
  28. 28. Publications <ul><li>A range of technical books are available from the Institution and are advertised in the quarterly Journal. </li></ul><ul><li>These books form the basis of the Institution’s examinations and are highly recommended. </li></ul>
  29. 29. Meetings <ul><li>Group meetings provide an excellent forum at which visiting speakers provide interesting and informative presentations on a wide range of fire related topics. </li></ul><ul><li>The IFE Canada Branch holds an Annual General Meeting once a year where members can voice their opinion and when Officials are inaugurated for the forthcoming year. </li></ul>
  30. 30. Social <ul><li>Social opportunities at the Group, Branch and International level range from informal social gatherings after meetings to formal dinner dances which provide a valuable opportunity for members to meet socially. </li></ul>
  31. 31. Travel <ul><li>There are several opportunities to attend conferences and seminars throughout the world. </li></ul><ul><li>Some Branches arrange their own visits to other countries, to further a specific aim or grasp an opportunity to experience another nations approach to Fire Engineering. </li></ul>
  32. 32. Conferences/Committees <ul><li>Members may become actively involved in all aspects of the Institution, this can include organizing or assisting with presentation at evening, one day or annual conferences at local level. </li></ul><ul><li>Members can also become involved in the IFE by acting as a representative on national or international committee. </li></ul>
  33. 33. Professional -Register <ul><li>The IFE has a Professional Register of members who are willing to give advice on specialized Fire Engineering subjects. </li></ul><ul><li>Members are encouraged to submit articles in the Journal. These may consist of technical papers or personal viewpoints. </li></ul>
  34. 34. Traveling School <ul><li>Every year, the IFE invites applications from Corporate members to assist developing countries to improve the science and practice of Fire Extinction, Fire Prevention and Fire Engineering through educational initiatives. </li></ul>
  35. 35. Special Interest Groups <ul><li>Fire Modelling </li></ul><ul><li>Heritage Buildings </li></ul><ul><li>Transport </li></ul><ul><li>Communications </li></ul><ul><li>Compartment Fire Fighting </li></ul><ul><li>Fire Investigation and Research </li></ul>
  36. 36. Part 2 The Canada Branch
  37. 37. History of the Canada Branch <ul><li>1990 - Founding of Ontario Branch </li></ul><ul><li>1994 - Registration with Ontario Government as a Not-for-profit organization under the name of IFE Ontario Branch </li></ul><ul><li>1994 - Inauguration of Ontario Branch </li></ul><ul><li>2003 - Incorporation of Canada Branch </li></ul><ul><li>2009 - Renaming with Ontario Government under the name of IFE Canada Branch </li></ul>
  38. 43. IFE Canada Branch Past Presidents <ul><li>1990 – 1996 Andrew Wong, FIFireE </li></ul><ul><li>1996 – 1999 John B. Sutton, Hon.FIFireE </li></ul><ul><li>1999 – 2001 Alan Speed, GIFireE </li></ul><ul><li>2001 – 2006 Bill Stewart, GIFireE </li></ul><ul><li>2006 – 2008 Mark Regimbald, MIFireE </li></ul><ul><li>2008 – 2010 Andrew Wong, CFIFireE </li></ul>
  39. 44. IFE Canada Branch Council 2008-2009
  40. 45. Council Setup <ul><li>Education Committee </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Examinations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Accreditation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Continuing Professional Development </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Membership Committee </li></ul><ul><ul><li>New membership applications </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Membership up-grades </li></ul></ul>
  41. 46. Council Setup <ul><li>Communications Committee </li></ul><ul><li>Finance Committee </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Financial Policies </li></ul></ul>
  42. 47. Representation <ul><li>Professional Standard Setting Body, Ontario Association of Fire Chiefs </li></ul><ul><li>Fire Marshal’s Public Fire Safety Council </li></ul><ul><li>CFO designation Review Body appointed by the Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs </li></ul><ul><li>ULC Standards Committee on Standard for the Commissioning of Building Fire Protection Systems </li></ul>
  43. 48. Membership Grades Student Technician Graduate Associate Member Fellow Affiliate Individual Affiliate Organization
  44. 49. Membership Applications <ul><li>Students </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Open to all individuals interested in the study of fire engineering. No prior education or experience in fire engineering is required, only a desire to learn more about the profession. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Membership Dues: $55.00 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>(all rates frozen at 2009 rate) </li></ul></ul>
  45. 50. Technician - TIFireE <ul><li>Individuals who wrote and passed the IFE Level 3 Certificate in Fire Science, Operations, Safety and Management (Intermediate Exam), applied for up-grading from student and paid the appropriate membership fees. </li></ul><ul><li>Direct entry to this grade is possible through the Individual Candidate Route with equivalency of qualification and submission of an Initial Professional Review Report. </li></ul><ul><li>Membership Dues: $80.00 </li></ul>
  46. 51. Graduate ( GIFireE )– Route 1 <ul><li>Individuals with 3 years of fire engineering experience, wrote and passed four papers at IFE Level 3 Diploma level (Graduate) : </li></ul><ul><ul><li>IFE Level 3 Diploma in Fire Science (mandatory) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>IFE Level 3 Diploma in Fire Safety (mandatory) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>IFE Level 3 Diploma in Human Resources Management (mandatory) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>IFE Level 3 Diploma in Operations (optional) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>IFE Level 3 Diploma in Aero Fire Studies (optional) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Accumulation of individual certificates over time is allowed. </li></ul>
  47. 52. Graduate – Route 2 <ul><li>Individuals who possess at least 3 years of fire engineering experience, and </li></ul><ul><li>Hold a 3-year College Diploma in Fire Protection Engineering Technology; </li></ul><ul><li>Hold an Associate Degree in Fire Protection Engineering or related discipline or equivalent. </li></ul><ul><li>Membership Dues: $90.00 </li></ul>
  48. 53. Graduate – Route 3 <ul><li>Mature Candidate Route </li></ul><ul><li>Presentation of documentary evidence demonstrating achievements in knowledge, experience and skill in the 4 subject areas; and/or </li></ul><ul><li>Submit a thesis of 5000 words on an approved subject for review of the Board of Directors </li></ul>
  49. 54. Graduate – Route 3 <ul><li>Successful cases: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Fire Chiefs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Deputy Fire Chiefs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Chief Fire Prevention Officers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Fire Investigators </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Fire Marshals </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Cases are based upon individual merits and recommendations by the Canada Branch. </li></ul>
  50. 55. Associate - AIFireE <ul><li>For direct entry by individuals who possess at least a Bachelor Degree in Fire Engineering or related discipline but without the required 3 years working experience in fire engineering. </li></ul><ul><li>Membership Dues: $120.00 </li></ul>
  51. 56. Affiliate <ul><li>For individuals and organizations involved in fire engineering activities which further the aims of the IFE, and who wish to support and participate in the work of the IFE. </li></ul><ul><li>Membership Dues: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Individual - $90.00 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Organization - $800.00 </li></ul></ul>
  52. 57. Member ( MIFireE ) – Route 1 <ul><li>Individuals who wrote and passed four papers at IFE Level 4 Diploma level: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>IFE Level 4 Certificate in Fire Science (mandatory) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>IFE Level 4 Certificate in Fire Safety (mandatory) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>IFE Level 4 Certificate in Strategic Human Resources Management (mandatory) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>One of the following optional papers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>IFE Level 4 Certificate in: Fire Protection Technology; Building Construction; Fire Service Operations; Aero Fire Studies; Fire Investigation; Marine Fire Studies; Petrochemical Fire Studies and Civil Emergency and Disaster Management. </li></ul></ul>
  53. 58. Member ( MIFireE ) – Route 2 <ul><li>Individuals who possess at least 3 years of fire engineering experience, and </li></ul><ul><li>Hold an Honors Degree in Fire Protection Engineering or related discipline or equivalent. </li></ul><ul><li>Submission of an Initial Professional Review Report </li></ul><ul><li>Membership Dues: $130.00 </li></ul>
  54. 59. Member ( MIFireE ) – Route 3 <ul><li>Mature Candidate Route </li></ul><ul><li>Submission of an Initial Professional Review Report; </li></ul><ul><li>Submit a thesis of 5000 words on an approved subject for review of the International Council. </li></ul>
  55. 60. Member ( MIFireE ) – Route 3 <ul><li>Latest initiatives </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Recognition of the Canadian Chief Fire Officer designation (CFO). </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Recognition of certain Canadian Fire College Certification programs. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Recognition of certain Continuing Education programs offered by Canadian Colleges and Universities. </li></ul></ul>
  56. 61. Fellow - FIFireE <ul><li>The highest elected grade in the Institution, it is reserved for individuals who have been admitted to the grade of Member for at least 3 years, and who have rendered outstanding service to the Institution or the profession of fire engineering. </li></ul><ul><li>Membership Dues: $160.00 </li></ul>
  57. 62. Companion <ul><li>A special recognition for individuals of the Institution at various levels for their extraordinary contribution to the Institution over a long period of time. </li></ul><ul><li>Designation: CMIFireE and CFIFireE </li></ul>
  58. 63. Application Review Process <ul><li>Students </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Acceptance by the Canada Branch </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Approval and certificate by UK </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Technician/Graduate/Associate/Member </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Qualifications reviewed by the Canada Branch </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Recommendations and Sponsorship by the Canada Branch </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Approval and diploma by UK </li></ul></ul>
  59. 64. Part 3 International Examinations and CPD
  60. 65. Academic Recognition of IFE Qualifications <ul><li>In 2008, IFE examinations were mapped to National Occupational Standards in UK. </li></ul><ul><li>Since 2008, IFE examinations were registered by Ofqual on the National Database of Accredited Qualifications as “Education qualifications”. </li></ul><ul><li>www.ndaq.org.uk </li></ul>
  61. 66. IFE Examinations (tentative) March 11 th & 12 th , 2010 <ul><li>Thursday Morning Session </li></ul><ul><ul><li>IFE Level 2 Certificate (Preliminary) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>IFE Level 3 Certificate (Intermediate) - Paper 1 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>IFE Level 4 Certificate Paper 1(Graduate) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>- Fire Safety </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>IFE Level 4 Diploma Paper 1 (Member) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>- Fire Engineering Science </li></ul></ul>
  62. 67. IFE Examinations (tentative) March 11 th & 12th, 2010 <ul><li>Thursday Afternoon </li></ul><ul><li>IFE Level 3 Certificate ( Intermediate ) Examination Paper 2 </li></ul><ul><li>IFE Level 3 Diploma ( Graduate ) Examination Paper 2a in Operations </li></ul><ul><li>IFE Level 3 Diploma ( Graduate ) Examination Paper 2c in Aero Fire Studies </li></ul><ul><li>IFE Level 4 Certificate ( Membership ) Paper 6 in Fire Service Operations </li></ul><ul><li>IFE Level 4 Certificate ( Membership ) Paper 7 in Aero Fire Studies </li></ul><ul><li>IFE Level 4 Certificate (formerly the Membership ) Paper 11 in Civil Emergency & Disaster Management </li></ul>
  63. 68. IFE Examinations (tentative) March 11 th & 12 th , 2010 <ul><li>Friday Morning </li></ul><ul><li>IFE Level 3 Diploma ( Graduate ) Examination Paper 3 in Fire Engineering Science </li></ul><ul><li>IFE Level 4 Certificate (Membership) Paper 5 in Strategic Human Resource Management </li></ul><ul><li>IFE Level 4 Certificate ( Membership ) Paper 8 in Fire Investigation </li></ul>
  64. 69. IFE Examinations (tentative) March 11 th & 12 th , 2010 <ul><li>Friday Afternoon </li></ul><ul><li>IFE Level 3 Diploma ( Graduate ) Examination Paper 4 in Human Resource Management </li></ul><ul><li>IFE Level 4 Certificate ( Membership ) Paper 2 in Fire Safety </li></ul>
  65. 70. CPD
  66. 71. CPD in Fire Engineering <ul><li>Officially introduced in September, 1994 through the Fire Engineers Journal Vol. 54 No. 174. </li></ul><ul><li>Adopted by the Canada Branch as a strategy and model towards the active demonstration of professionalism in the fire engineering profession. </li></ul>
  67. 72. CPD in Fire Engineering <ul><li>Defined as the systematic maintenance, improvement and broadening of knowledge, skill and the personal qualities necessary for the execution of professional and technical duties throughout the practitioners working life. </li></ul>
  68. 73. Functions of CPD <ul><li>To demonstrate that existing knowledge and skills are being regularly refreshed, in order to retain those abilities. </li></ul><ul><li>To develop new knowledge and skills in order to remain competent in the same role in a developing technical and professional society. </li></ul>
  69. 74. Functions of CPD <ul><li>To acquire new under-pinning knowledge and skills, for a new role in a developing technical and professional career. </li></ul>
  70. 75. CPD As a Personal Commitment <ul><li>Take responsibility. </li></ul><ul><li>Play an active role in own development. </li></ul><ul><li>Identify training needs. </li></ul><ul><li>Form clear and realistic plans. </li></ul><ul><li>Implement those plans with minimum fuss and maximum commitment. </li></ul><ul><li>Document development activities. </li></ul>
  71. 76. Advantage of CPD to a Member <ul><li>Have an analytical overview of his/her progress. </li></ul><ul><li>Introduce some planning into his/her development. </li></ul><ul><li>Allow employers to have a more objective view of their employee’s or potential employee’s commitment to professional development. </li></ul>
  72. 77. Modes of CPD <ul><li>Direct CPD activities. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Activities offered by the IFE or validated by the IFE and carry CPD credit hours. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>In-direct CPD activities. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Non-classroom type learning opportunities that do not carry validated CPD credit hours. However, activities may warrant credit hours subject to proper evidence of learning being documented. </li></ul></ul>
  73. 78. Sample CPD Programs <ul><li>FP for the automobile industry </li></ul><ul><li>FP for the paint manufacturing industry </li></ul><ul><li>FP for the printing industry </li></ul><ul><li>FP for the nuclear generating plant </li></ul><ul><li>Fire Investigation Update </li></ul><ul><li>Computer-assisted portable fire extinguisher training </li></ul><ul><li>Special application of fire protection systems. </li></ul>
  74. 79. Considerations <ul><li>IFE is the only non-academic professional organization which offers professional examinations and award professional designations in Fire Engineering across the Continents. </li></ul><ul><li>IFE is a not-for-profit organization. </li></ul><ul><li>IFE qualifications are internationally recognized. </li></ul>
  75. 80. Further Considerations <ul><li>IFE does not stop at the examination process. IFE is a learning organization. </li></ul><ul><li>As a true professional organization, IFE urges its members to maintain and practice professionalism through both organized and individual Continuing Professional Development programs. </li></ul>
  76. 81. Have a Vision for Yourself <ul><li>Consider positioning yourself on level playing field with other local professionals and international counterparts by attaining professional recognition. </li></ul>
  77. 82. The Accreditation History <ul><li>Over 60 training courses from 50 training providers world-wide have been accredited by the IFE since 1992:- </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Municipal Fire Services: recruit firefighters </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Civil & military airport firefighters & officers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Community college certificates & diplomas </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>University courses </li></ul></ul>
  78. 83. Summary <ul><li>IFE has been around for more than 90 years. </li></ul><ul><li>IFE is for the fire communities around the world. </li></ul><ul><li>IFE qualifications are recognized worldwide. </li></ul><ul><li>IFE CPD is proof of individual commitment toward professional excellence. </li></ul>
  79. 84. Conclusion <ul><li>What’s it in for me? </li></ul><ul><li>How to get there? </li></ul><ul><li>The answers are with you. </li></ul><ul><li>Please visit www.ife.ca or www.ife.org.uk for more information about the Institution </li></ul>