Welcome to the Fire Service College
We are an award-winning leader in fire and emergency
We specialise in dedicated training for the fire and rescue
service as well as other emergency responders. We work in
partnership with clients in both the private and public sectors
across the UK, Europe, the Middle East and Asia.
We aim to provide the highest standards of skills and leadership
training to ensure that today's emergency service professionals
learn the very best techniques and procedures. Our impressive venue
and unique facilities, combined with the expertise of our
specialist instructor team, enable us to replicate realistic and
challenging scenarios to create an exceptional learning
The Fire Service College was recently acquired by the Capita
Group. Capita intends to transform the College into a
world-class facility for fire and multi-agency training and as a
key centre for interoperability exercises across the UK, Europe and
Watch out for further news about how the Fire Service College is
changing to better meet the increasingly demanding needs of today's
emergency service professionals.
The Fire Service College was transferred to Capita by the
Department of Communities and Local Government on the
28th February 2013.
The College is now in private ownership and is not a Royal
College nor the holder of a Royal Warrant.
Capita has embarked on a two year transformation of the College
that will see a broad range of investments across both the College
infrastructure and training capabilities. One of the key changes
taking place is the development and launch of a new brand identity
to reflect the change of ownership and private investment now being
made. The new branding will reflect this change as the
College embarks on the next stage of its evolution.
The College continues under covenant to be the custodian of a
number of Key National Resilience Capabilities on behalf of the UK
Government. It will retain its use of UK Fire and Rescue
Service secondees in its training model to maintain frontline
operational currency and experience in the delivery of core