Recognised Professional Fire Safety Qualifications

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Institute of Fire Prevention Officers (IFPO) Fire Risk Assessment Register

Associate Fire Risk Assessors registered with the IFPO FRAR.

Institute of Fire Engineers (IFE) Registers

IFE Members and Engineering Council Registrant Directory. Type Bainbridge in the Surname box.

Fire Stopping Inspection Diploma

MB Fire Risk Assessor associates invested in the Fire Stopping Inspection diploma during 2017.

Professional Qualifications

Associates qualifications include: Cert Ed, FSIDip, level 4 diplomas. FPA, NEBOSH FS. Various fire industry qualifications awarded by the Fire Service Examination Board and Fire Service College at Watch Manager and Senior Fire Officer level.

Quality Assurance

MB Fire Risk quality assurance provides fully compliant fire reports. Each fire risk assessment is verified by an associate ensuring fire compliance, best value and any recommendations are sound and justified.

Professional Memberships

Associates are members of Industry leading professional associations including the IFPO, IFE, IFSM, FPA, NAHFO, IIRSM or the Engineering Council.

About Us

Within our team are registered fire risk assessors giving a sound level of assurance to customers.

Each of our experienced Associate contracted Fire Consultants are serving or former Fire Officers. Based in Essex, Kent, London or Sussex. We are members of the UK’s leading professional fire associations and each DBS checked. Established in 2011, our partnership have over 200 years of experience advising how best to manage fire safety in the workplace and avoid fire tragedies cost effectively. 

Professional memberships; IFPO – FRA Register, IFE, IFSM, NAHFO, IIRSM, FPA, Engineering Council, Cert Ed and Fire Stopping Inspection Diploma’s.

Meet some of our Team

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Martin Bainbridge

Fire Risk Assessor and NHS authorised Engineer (Fire)

Martin has been in the fire sector since the 1970's and established MB Fire Risk in 2011. A London Fire Brigade Station Officer before taking on the challenging role of NHS Fire Safety Adviser. Martin is a registered fire risk assessor with a fire stopping inspection diploma. Has extensive experience providing complex NHS fire risk assessments supporting Trust boards seeking fire compliance.

George Vost

George Vost

Fire Safety Management Consultant

George brings an extensive experience, installing fire protection systems in the 1970's then firefighting with the London Fire Brigade for 30 years. As a Senior Fire Officer George headed-up Regulatory Fire Safety teams in the LFB and more recently registered as a Fire Risk Assessor for all commercial buildings. George leads our advisory team negotiating with building control and undertakes other complex challenges for a variety of sectors.

Andy Moore

Andy Moore

Fire Safety Consultant

Andy has been a key team player since 2012, developing strategies and work opportunities. He has extensive operational firefighting experience equalled by his knowledge managing fire safety at a large mental health trust. Andy is considered irreplaceable and often approached by our competitors. Andy brings quality leadership gained in the Regiment and has an ability to turn-around businesses, failing to manage fire safety effectively.

Craig Todd

Craig Todd

Head of Training

Craig regularly provides fire safety training to NHS staff and undertakes fire risk assessments in health, social care, educational, local authority and other buildings. Craig was recently awarded the Fire Stopping Inspection diploma and has been a Local Authority Fire Officer since 2000 after 15-years in the Royal Navy. Craig keeps our team up to speed with regulatory and fire response challenges.

Roger Gentle

Roger Gentle

Fire Management Consultant

Roger moved from construction, then the Ambulance Service to fire in the 1970's Serving Buckinghamshire FB Roger attending Windsor Castle fire. Trained at RAF Manston undertaking complex airport FRA's before instructing flight and cabin crew fire fighting procedures whilst airborne. Roger consults on fire safety management, strategies and safety behaviour work. Roger speaks Dutch fluently, is a Fellow of the IFPO and currently the Chairman of the Executive Committee and MIFirE

Noel Bush

Noel Bush

Fire Safety Trainer

Noely has a Cert Ed Certificate and is passionate about fire safety training in residential care homes, hospitals and other complex premises. Noely joined the Fire Service in 2000, has served in the training department and is an operational fire responder seeking an internal Quality Assurance qualification.
Cert Ed, AIFPO.

Darren Doc Holiday

Darren (Doc) Holliday

Fire Safety Trainer

Darren is an operational fire responder, currently at Station Officer level. He has a vast experience of organising and delivering training packages in the fire and NHS sectors. Darren has several BTECH and IOSH qualifications and is a BAFE certified extinguisher technician to BS 5306-3/8 installation and ongoing maintenance. Currently studying for Graduate Membership of the IFE.


40 years in the fire industry

40 years ago today Tuesday 15th January Martin begain his career at the London Fire Brigade training centre, Southwark. Following basic training Martin was posted to K22 Wandsworth fire station where he cut his teeth Read more…

Fire professionals competency

Martin continues to represent the IFPO at the IRG4 and Fire Sector Federation meetings, responding to Dame Judith Hackitt recommedations following the Grenfell fire tragedy. DJH recommedations were fully endorsed by Government in December 2018. Read more…

Electrical Engineers Wall of Shame

Electrical Engineers Wall of Shame NICEIC CERTIFICATION SERVICES LIMITED are seeing an increasing number of electricians advertising themselves as being registered with NICEIC when they are NOT. Reportedly none-registered contractors are using NICEIC logos on Read more…

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