Instructor awarded JOIFF Diploma

Congratulations to our instructor Matt Stone who has received the JOIFF Diploma recognising his skills as an instructor. The Diploma is awarded based on criteria including observations, testimonials and written assessments.

Matt has been employed at the College for the almost six years, the last three as an instructor.

Matt has experience as a retained Firefighter with Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service and now with Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service.

Whilst working at the college Matt has gained the following instructor qualifications: 

  • SFJ Level 3 Award Breathing Apparatus Instructor
  • SFJ Level 3 Fire Behaviour Training Instructor
  • SFJ Level 3 Road Traffic Collision Instructor
  • Safe Working at Height Technician
  • Level 3 in Education and Training.

Robin Whittington, Training Delivery Manager says “The Fire Service College is proud of the quality, experience and knowledge of our instructors, many of whom are involved in the wider fire sector community, and extend congratulations to Matt on achieving the JOIFF Diploma.”

To find out more about our instructor courses call the sales team on 01608 812984 or email

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