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Skills and leadership training for fire and multi-agency responders
Our incident ground
Our unmatchable facilities for replicating live incidents are designed to test the skill and ingenuity of firefighters
UK fire and rescue
Extensive capability and skills training for the UKFRS
Overseas fire and rescue
International skills and expertise training to meet global emergency response needs
Business and industry
Capability training for emergency responders in business and industry
Preparing multiple agencies for a wide range of emergency events
Responding to the unique needs of different emergency services and sectors with bespoke training
We are investing in a wide range of cutting edge technologies to provide greater flexibility of training.
Next generation decision making environment training using tailor-made immersive BLUEHAWK™ technology.
Mobile Carbonaceous Training
The new Mobile Carbonaceous Training Unit (MCTU) is the first of its kind in the UK and offers mobile ‘live fire’ training in a fully tested and proven environment.
- Our incident ground
- Delegate Facilities
Looking after our delegates during their stay at the College
Reception and Accommodation
A welcome home for more than 400 delegates
Restaurant and Bar
Feeding the bodies as well as the minds of our delegates
Library and Information Resource Centre
An internationally renowned collection of books, journals, DVDs and more
Place of Worship
Respecting the religious needs of our delegates
Sports and Leisure Centre
Opening our doors to the local community and our visiting delegates.
On-site shop for basic essentials and a quick coffee break
Local Area and links to London
There’s plenty to do and see in and around the College and good links to London
- Reception and Accommodation
- Conferences Events
The perfect choice for your conference or event
The Fire Service College will be showcasing its vision and capabilities at Intersec 2015, taking place at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre from 18 – 20 January 2015.
FIRESA Council and CFOA Joint Seminar
The FSC is pleased to be hosting the FIRESA Council and CFOA Joint Seminar ‘Working Together for the Future of Fire and Rescue’ on 2nd December
13th November 2014 - Fire-related Research & Developments (Re 14)
The Fire Service College is proud to be hosting Re 14 on Thursday 13th November 2014
UKRO Challenge 2015 - Bringing it Home
The Fire Service College, Home of Firefighter Development, is proud to host the UKRO Challenge 2015
Bringing FSC training to a Fire Station near you!
World Rescue Challenge 2014
The FSC joined forces with the World Rescue Organisation and United Kingdom Rescue Organisation to host the 'World Rescue Challenge 2014' in the UK.
Team Building Experiences
Fun corporate team building activities for all your staff to enjoy - a firefighter experience you will never forget!
- Intersec 2015
- In the News
The Fire Service College and Fire and Rescue Service news
2015 Q1 course programme launched
The Fire Service College is delighted to publish its course programme for January – March 2015.
FSC joins Coldcut Cobra Academy
FSC joins Coldcut Cobra Academy
Limited availability left on 2014 courses
Need training before the end of the year? Limited 2014 course places available
Latest training solutions showcased at Emergency Services Show
Mobile Carbonaceous Training Unit (MCTU) and BLUEHAWK™ simulation software showcased as Emergency Services Show
College of Paramedics Alliance
It was a pleasure hosting the Pre-hospital Emergency Medicine module for clinicians and paremeds from around the country #PHEM
FSC 2014 Prospectus
Download or order your printed copy today.
Applications invited for 2015 Executive Leadership Programme
Download Executive Leadership Programme 2015 applications here
Incident Command Training
No matter how you want to study, no matter where you want to learn, the FSC offer an inspiring and effective solution.
Third Firefighter Development Programme Graduation
The initial training that any member of a uniformed service receives remains with them for the whole of their career.
Jon Hall awarded the Queen’s Fire Service medal
Fire Service College’s Jon Hall awarded the Queen’s Fire Service medal in birthday honours.
Royal visit marks 40th anniversary of Fire Service College
Over 400,000 students have graduated from the Fire Service College since its doors opened 1974.
Much heralded simulation software now complete
College's new simulation suite and immersive BLUEHAWK™ simulation software
College Celebrates its 40th Birthday
Happy birthday is in order as, on 6th June, we will be celebrating our 40th year!
New Fire & Rescue Service Heritage Trail
Don’t be surprised to see old hand pumps and steamers being wheeled around the site!
CFOA endorses world-class training
The Strategic Group of the People & Organisational Development (POD) have signed-off the quality framework that will enable approval of courses.
- FBU Planned Industrial Action: FSC Update
Recruits start their journey
14 new recruits started last month and are now already half-way through their accreditation as firefighters in development.
FSC offers unique opportunity to recruits starting career in the Fire Service
The FSC is pleased to have been able to offer such a superb opportunity to two local youngsters
E-learning leading the way!
The FSC launches newly transformed versions of Incident Command and Hazardous Materials courses featuring innovative use of e-learning.
The FSC now offer CPD hours
The FSC now offers CPD hours from the Institution of Fire Engineers.
The JOIFF Roll of Honour
Lee Bransby and Anthony Rogers, tutors at the FSC, successfully complete the JOIFF Diploma
- 2015 Q1 course programme launched
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