Become a member

Who can join?

If you are a UK-based fire investigation or crime investigation professional you could benefit from the UK-AFI. We provide exceptional networking and training resources. All for only £35 a year which can be paid by Standing Order.

To become a member you can complete our online application form.

The membership application form is available here: Membership Application Form.

Please use these links to download the Standing Order Mandate Form Rev1 (PDF file 485kB and the Gift Aid Form (PDF file 273kB).

For membership information please contact Claire Mansi on [email protected]


Do I join the IAAI International?

Please note that you do not need to be a member of the IAAI International to be a member of the UK Chapter. However, we strongly recommend membership of the International organisation for the following reasons:

  • You receive the quarterly journal "Fire & Arson Investigator" in print or electronically
  • 10,000 (US Dollars) Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance Policy
  • Certified Fire Investigator Certification Program (IAAI-CFI) Pro-Board accredited 
  • Fire Investigation Technician Designation Program (IAAI-FIT)
  • Networking with professionals and career enhancement
  • Comprehensive Membership Directory (Available online in the Members Only Area)
  • Annual Training Conference providing cutting edge training in arson investigation
  • Reduced member rates on training and professional credential programs 
  • Learn of employment opportunities within the industry
  • Expert Witness Courtroom Testimony Class (currently only available in the USA)
  • Representation for IAAI on NFPA committees relating to fire investigation
  • John Charles Wilson & Robert Doran Scholarships for college students 
  • Support for testing and research projects relating to fire investigation

Membership of the IAAI International costs $100 a year - approximately £68 www.firearson.com