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PROFESSIONAL STANDARDS

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OUR PURPOSE

The Fire Standards Board has been set up to oversee the identification, organisation, development and maintenance of professional Standards for fire and rescue services in England.

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Operational Response Fire Standards consultation launched
The Fire Standards Board are pleased to announce the consultation on the Fire Standards for Operational response are now open. We welcome responses from all stakeholders but are particularly keen to ensure all fire and rescue services provide a response on behalf of their service as those directly impacted by the Fire Standards.  The closing date for the consultation is Thursday 10…
Excellent response to the consultation on an Emergency Response Driver Fire Standard
The Fire Standards Board’s consultation on its first proposed Fire Standard focused on the important area of emergency response driving.   The Board appreciated the input of almost 80 organisations and individuals who responded providing comments on the draft Fire Standard and the underpinning training framework.  In addition, this first consultation provided helpful insight into how well the Fire Standard development…

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