BEng (Hons) Fire Engineering, MIFireE
While working for Ove Arup and Partners, Howard trained formally as a land surveyor, following which he spent eight years in the construction industry working for two main contractors progressing from a position of engineer to site manager.
Howard joined the Fire Protection Association in April 1992 as a Training & Information Officer. Currently holding the position of Education and Training Director he is primarily responsible for the Training, Journal and Publications functions.
Howard also carries out consultancy projects, including fire safety audits, inspections and risk assessments and advises clients on fire safety legislation and practice, particularly regarding building design and construction.
Howard has a BEng (Hons) Fire Engineering degree from South Bank University and is a member of the Institution of Fire Engineers (IFE).