Association for Specialist Fire Protection

The ASFP is dedicated to the protection of life, property,the environment and our heritage and promotes continuous improvement in all aspects of passive fire protection.

Working with Government and international standard setting bodies both directly, and via other sector group associations, the ASFP endeavours to increase the quality of installed fire protection within all forms of construction. The ASFP strives to promote excellence in the design and installation of fire protection products through high quality and technical expertise. READ MORE

  • ASFP welcomes the launch of RIBA Plan of Work for Fire Safety
    The Association for Specialist Fire Protection (ASFP) is pleased to announce that the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has launched a consultation on a new RIBA Plan of Work for Fire Safety. The document represents the culmination of work initiated by the ASFP in 2016 READ MORE
  • FSDW ASFP accredits Thin Film Intumescent Coatings Training Course
    The ASFP has entered into an agreement with MPI Group to accredit the Corrodere Thin Film Intumescent Coatings Training Course, a new module under the Train the Painter coating applicator training programme READ MORE
  • ASFP opens nominations for 2018 Passive Fire Protection Awards
    The ASFP is seeking nominations for its range of Passive Fire Protection Industry Awards which aim to highlight excellence in passive fire protection and to reward those who contribute to the advancement of awareness, quality and education within the sector. The Association has now broadened its range of awards to five READ MORE
  • ASFP supports Hackitt recommendations
    The ASFP welcomes the recommendations from the Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety, which it believes offer a brave and mature approach aimed at helping to deliver a safer built environment. However, the ASFP believes that the recommended reforms should be applied to cover the great majority of buildings rather than focusing solely on high risk residential buildings (HRRBs) READ MORE
  • ASFP supports London Build
    The ASFP will be exhibiting at London Build, the leading building and construction show for London on 23-24 October and you are invited to attend. The show will be taking over Olympia London on 23rd & 24th October READ MORE
  • ASFP launches passive fire protection training
    The ASFP has launched a passive fire protection training programme.The Foundation Course in Passive Fire Protection aims to equip candidates with the knowledge required to demonstrate competency, while also offering a route for progression and academic recognition through qualifications provided by the Institution of Fire Engineers.  READ MORE
  • ASFP announces new Level 3 Certificate course in Dublin
    The ASFP has announced the dates and venue for a Level 3 Certificate courses which will begin in September in Dublin. READ MORE
  • ASFP/FIS Fire Labelling Scheme
    The Association for Specialist Fire Protection (ASFP) and FIS, which represents the Finishes and Interior Sector, operate a Fire Performance Partition Labelling Scheme READ MORE
  • Frequently asked questions
    Do you have a question about passive fire protection or relevant legislation? Visit the ASFP FAQs section to see if you can find the answer SEARCH NOW