Connections & Networking

Year after year, SFPE members share the value they receive from the SFPE network and the multiple volunteer opportunities.  Join a committee, special interest group, or chapter and build your network today.  SFPE Connect offers members globally the opportunity for real-time virtual engagement, discussions and community building to meet the challenges of today.

SFPE operates with over 50 committees and subcommittees that are comprised of member volunteers, including the Research, Tools & Methods Committee; Professional Qualifications Committee; Ethics Committee; Membership & Chapter Relations Committee; to name a few.  Join an SFPE committee today.

Special Interest Groups
Special Interest Groups allow members to take a deep dive on some of the most pressing issues that are important to the fire protection profession.  Current groups include Women in Fire Protection Engineering, Fire Protection Engineering in the Fire Service, Student Outreach, and Emerging Professionals

Chapters are the backbone of the Society, providing geographical and expertise-based organization to the Society. With 120 global chapters, there are plenty of SFPE components to join in your local area. Find a local chapter.

SFPE Connect Virtual Community
SFPE Connect provides members with exclusive access to SFPE’s private online community, featuring Q&A discussions by topic, geography, interests, etc.  Join the conversation with over 1,000+ active SFPE monthly users.  Access SFPE Connect.

Find an FPE Directory
Open to the public and visited by thousands annually, the Find an FPE database connects those seeking fire protection engineering consultation with SFPE’s fire protection engineer members. 

Volunteer with SFPE
With the help of our members, we can continue to advance the fire protection engineering profession and serve the public good. Members may volunteer once or on a recurring basis, remotely or in person.  View opportunities here.