Meet our fire testing and certification expert Jim Marsden

Dr Jim Marsden is the Senior FRACS examiner within certification, he completed 34 years’ service with Greater Manchester Fire Service with responsibilities for fire fighting, fire safety and was the lead fire engineer within the fire safety section. After retiring from the fire service he formed his own company specialising in fire safety, fire risk assessment, fire engineering and general fire safety.  Jim completed a BEng (Hons) degree in fire Engineering and went on to be awarded a PhD for his research into rotating fire plumes. He is a Companion Fellow of the Institution of Fire Engineers and Member of the Energy Institute. Jim is a registered chartered engineer with dual registration with the Institution of Fire Engineers and Energy Institute. In addition, he is also registered as a European Engineer (FEANI). Jim has considerable experience of fire-fighting and rescue in all environments, fire engineering, fire risk assessment and fire safety.