Independent testing, certification, technical and inspection services for the furniture industryPLAY
We are FIRA International
PROUD TO BE PART OF ELEMENT
FIRA International, part of the Element Group, specialises in providing a comprehensive range of independent testing, inspection, certification, technical and training services to the furniture industry. We exist to help our customers to make certain that their materials, products, systems and operations are safe, quality, compliant and ultimately fit for purpose.
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Our experts test to all the main standards British, European and American standards for all types of domestic and contract furniture.
FIRA Gold Certification
FIRA Gold Certification is the quality mark recognised across the furniture industry, spanning products and installation services.
Our technical services experts have a long history and wealth of experience in the furniture industry, offering support across the furniture supply chain.
The Latest News from FIRA International
Updated REACH training, reflecting latest on EU formaldehyde restrictions
There are nine modules in total, and you can choose which module(s) you wish to attend to best suit your job role
Bookings open for our next cycle of sustainability training
Our expert, John Hubbard, hosts five courses which cover a wide variety of sustainability topics directly affecting the furniture sector.
August / September flammability training schedule
Flammability training courses, hosted by Steve Cotton, with a focus on the domestic, contract and bed/mattress sectors