The FPA Academy and all information and responses provided through it are subject to a Disclaimer and Terms of Use as set out below. By using the service, the user acknowledges acceptance of the disclaimer and terms of use.

Disclaimer and Terms of Use

Access to the public areas of FPA Academy is designed to provide users with general information, knowledge and guidance on fire risk management related issues.

The service is intended for general information purposes only and is not a substitute for bespoke consultancy advice, relevant training/elearning or technical publications.

Through the service individuals are able to communicate with the FPA and access information via a number of forums. The service reserves the right to decline to deal with any enquiry that is deemed in the absolute discretion of the FPA to be unsuitable for any reason or to limit the number of enquiries by any user in the interests of the service as a whole. It also reserves the right to terminate or/and decline to set up an account for any individual as they see fit.

No guarantee is given as to the time in which responses are made although we will do our best to maintain a prompt service.

Although all information supplied is believed to be accurate and reliable and is given in good faith, FPA makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the service or information provided for any purpose. All information is provided ‘as is’ with faults. Any information provided by users in making enquiries is assumed to be accurate and the service does not agree to make any enquiry in this respect or accept any responsibility to do so.

Information provided may represent opinions or judgments and if so, they are the opinions, recommendations or judgments of the person(s) responding or sources consulted and may not necessarily be those of the FPA

Use of the Academy is accepted by users on the condition that errors or omissions shall not be made the basis for any claim, demand or cause of action against FPA or any of its staff, consultants, representatives or sources.

All information is provided and received on the understanding that neither the FPA not any of its staff, consultants, representatives or sources is engaged in rendering any service or advice through the Academy in any professional capacity and shall not be liable or responsible to any person or entity for any loss or damage caused or alleged to have been caused, directly or indirectly as a result of reliance upon any information provided through the Academy. Any reliance placed on such information is strictly at the user’s own risk.

Information provided through the Academy may include facts, views, opinions and recommendations obtained from sources deemed to be of interest or relevance to users. Neither FPA nor any of its staff, consultants or representatives guarantee the accuracy, completeness or otherwise endorse the views, opinions or recommendations of those sources or their availability.

Responses are offered in confidence for the personal use of users. Users agree not to reproduce, disseminate, transmit, sell, distribute, publish, circulate or in any way exploit any information obtained through the Academy in any manner without the express written consent of the FPA nor to use any such information for any unlawful purpose.