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A round-up of this month’s activities

It’s been a busy month for the team at Fire Investigations UK as we’ve continued our support for the fire safety community by sharing our knowledge and expertise via various channels. First up on 5 August, James Acott delivered a fantastic presentation as part of the Institute of Fire Engineers and Transport Specialist Interest Group […]

FIUK Head Office and Laboratories Open and COVID Safe

We are delighted to announce that our head offices and laboratories are now fully up and running and officially COVID-19 safe. We look forward to continuing our services, adhering to the social distancing measures outlined by the government. Stay safe, The FIUK Team

UK-AFI 2nd Vice President Elections 2021

We are very happy to announce that FI-UK’s James Acott has been nominated to run for the position of 2nd Vice President of the UK Association of Fire Investigators in the upcoming 2021 elections. James is a current serving Director of the UK-AFI Board and is very proactive within the association. He will be getting […]

Advanced Principles of Fire Dynamics 2019 Course with FI-UK and Dr Quintiere

Due to the success of the first offering of this course in June 2016 and 2017 we are holding our third 3-day theory and practical course aimed at fire engineers and fire investigators at the BRE Academy on 11-13 June 2019. The course is again being presented by Dr James Quintiere and Mr Robert Schaal […]

John Galvin Steps down as Partner but stays with the team

Today, 1 April 2019, John Galvin has decided to step down as a Partner of FI-UK but will remain part of our long established team as our Director of Training. John has not only spent the last 7 1/2 years helping manage FI-UK but was instrumental in setting up the company prior to that. Myself, […]

FI-UK New Head Office and laboratories were officially opened on 26 September 2018!

All of the FI-UK Team were at our new facilities on the BRE Global campus to host clients, new and old to not only marvel at our new Head Office, but to see our capabilities and services using new state of the art technology and project management platforms. We delivered 3 hours certificated CPD training […]

FI-UK Official New Head Office Opening – September 2018

The official opening of FI-UK’s Head Office, located on the BRE Global site, took place on 26 September 2018. We hosted 20 guests including existing and new clients and the day was considered an overwhelming success by our guests and our team. Presentations, demonstrations and celebrations took place over the day and the attendees attained […]

ISO9001:2015 In our 7th year and it just gets better!

The executive summary of the very successful inspection was……..   The organisation has broken the traditional barrier to entry in its arena of operation by being; Innovative Responsive to clients’ needs ‘Focused’ on a service promise which is better than normal expectation of the industry – with utmost integrity.  The strengths of the management system […]

FI-UK Move into new offices and laboratories – July 2017!

The FI-UK Team combined the relocation into their new offices and laboratories and their annual summer team meeting with a well deserved bar-b-que and adult beverages in London this summer. Everyone worked hard to move our storage, tools and equipment to the larger facility in Building 26 on the BRE Global site in Garston, Hertfordshire. […]

Kitchen Hygiene Standards: TR19

Nearly all of our team are now trained to the following Kitchen Hygiene Standards: TR19, CITB 14208 (BESA Affiliate Ref No: 1893). We have completed the Domestic Appliance Familiarisation and Fault Analysis Course (18 hrs) at The Training Academy (UKPRN:10046250) and can confidently examine fire damaged commercial kitchen extraction systems!

A Successful 2017 Advanced Principles of Fire Dynamics with Dr James Quintiere! 2018 bookings being taken now!!

With 16 delegates fully engaging with the theory and practical lessons delivered by Dr Quintiere and Mr Bob Schaal during their three day course last week, bookings are now being taken for the 2018 offering. Feedback from the delegates was extremely positive and each candidate successfully passed the course and was awarded 22.5 hours CPD […]

Advanced Principles of Fire Dynamics with Dr James Quintiere – 2017 Course

Due to the success of the first offering of this course in June 2016, we are holding another 3-day course aimed at fire engineers and fire investigators at the BRE Academy on August 9-11 2017. The course is again being presented by Dr James Quintiere and Mr Robert Schaal and it attracts 22.5 CPD hours with […]

FI-UK and Orthograph webinar

This was published on 25 January 2017 following a successful webinar explaining how the Orthograph software can assist the fire investigator in the field. The FI-UK Team are using this software and support Orthograph.

FI-UK start its 6th Year… onwards and upwards!

FI-UK are starting its 6th year after launching as a brand new company on 20 December 2011 with an ever growing portfolio of clients. We would like to thank our existing clients for their continued support and for those thinking of instructing us to check out some of our testimonials! Happy Christmas and a healthy […]

Silver Sponsors again at the 2017 Annual Training Conference of the UK Association of Fire Investigators

FI-UK are proud to be Silver Sponsors again at the 2017 Annual Training Conference of the UK Association of Fire Investigators. With our own Mike Flanagan preparing for his year as President in 2018, we want to give him all the support we can in 2017 as 1st Vice President. With over 100 registered delegates including those […]

FI-UK’s James Acott is the 1st IAAI Motor Vehicle Fire Credential Endorsement in Europe!

Fire Investigations (UK) are proud to announce that our very own James Acott is the second investigator outside of the USA to receive this credential. The only other is in Australia. James demonstrates the importance of attaining such credentials through the IAAI to ensure practitioner competencies are maintained through the 3-yearly renewal process. Well done […]

Advanced Principles of Fire Dynamics with Dr James Quintiere – 2017 Course

Due to the success of the first offering of this course in June 2016, we are holding another 3-day course aimed at fire engineers and fire investigators at the BRE Academy on August 9-11 2017. The course is again being presented by Dr James Quintiere and Mr Robert Schaal and it attracts 22.5 CPD hours with […]

Advanced Principles of Fire Dynamics Course 2016

We are delighted that the course is now full with 20 delegates! Dr Quintiere is over the Atlantic as this is posted with Bobby Schaal arriving in London in the morning. We are all prepared and looking forward not only to an educating week at the BRE Academy, but a fun week with the practical […]

Advanced Principles of Fire Dynamics: a 3-day Course at the BRE Academy (UK) with Dr James Quintiere 31 May 2016

We are holding a 3-day course aimed at fire engineers and fire investigators at the BRE Academy on May 31 2016. The course is being presented by Dr James Quintiere and Mr Robert Schaal and it attracts 22.5 CPD hours with the IFE. Attached is a link to a two-minute YouTube video about the course. […]

UK Association of Fire Investigators – Silver Sponsors

FI-UK are proud to have been Silver Sponsors at this year’s 2016 Annual Training Conference of the UK Association of Fire Investigators. With 152 registered delegates including those that had travelled from the Channel Isles, Ireland, Spain, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Holland, Poland, Estonia, Italy, the USA, Australia as well as across the UK, this […]