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18-05-21

NFCC Council meeting takes place next week

The next Council meeting takes place on May 26th.  The meeting will take place virtually and the agenda and papers are available. There will  be an update from the Central Programme Office on its work, an update on the…

18-05-21

New Core Code of Ethics to be at the heart of Fire and Rescue Services

A new Core Code of Ethics for Fire and Rescue Services launched today by the Local Government Association (LGA), the National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) and the Association of Police and Crime Commissioners (APCC), pledges to be at the heart of eve…

17-05-21

Latest fire statistics show a reduction in number of incidents attended

Latest figures from the Home Office show a five per cent reduction in the number of incidents English Fire and Rescue Services (FRSs) attended, 11 per cent fewer fire-related deaths and a three per cent fall in fires. However, the National Fir…

06-05-21

Welcome to the Fire Cadets website

UK Fire Cadets has its own website where people who are interested in finding out more, signing up and taking part will find a wealth of information about the scheme. The Fire Cadets Board was created in May 2013 which was a collaborative appr…

06-05-21

FIRE Conference returns for 2021 – Learning lessons, shaping the future

A hybrid event tackling future challenges facing the fire sector and beyond Building on the success of last year, which saw more than 400 delegates attend virtually, this year’s FIRE Conference returns on the 9 November at the Queen Elizabet…

04-05-21

NFCC joins fire services to commemorate Firefighters Memorial Day

The National Fire Chiefs Council will join Fire and Rescue Services across the country and observe a minute’s silence to mark this year’s Firefighters Memorial Day on May 4th.   The silence is to pay tribute and re…

02-05-21

NFCC Prevention and Protection Conference 2021

Annual Prevention and Protection Conference will be held as a physical event at St Johns VOCO, Solihull.  Further details will be released in the coming months - check back on our events pages for more details.  &…

21-04-21

NFCC launches its new project - Supervisory Leadership Development Programme.

NFCC is delighted to announce the  launch of its project: Supervisory Leadership Development Programme (SLDP). The programme was commissioned through the NFCC Leadership project, alongside several other initiatives to support the developm…

14-04-21

NFCC launches its Direct Entry Scheme project

NFCC is delighted to announce its Direct Entry Scheme (DES) project has now launched. The scheme was commissioned through the NFCC Leadership project, alongside several other initiatives to support the development of leaders within t…

12-04-21

NFCC launches Coaching and Mentoring toolkit

NFCC's Coaching and Mentoring toolkit has been created to support a national approach and culture of coaching and mentoring within the fire sector. The toolkit provides support, guidance and templates, whether it’s setting up a programme, or …