David Sloan

Senior Fire Engineer


David has 17 years of fire engineering experience and 13 years of operational fire fighting experience.

David can practice fire engineering anywhere within Australia.

David has been the Director of Florian Fire Consulting for 5 years (established 2012). Prior to this David worked as a fire engineer with Arup (Brisbane 4 years, Adelaide 1 year). He also spent 12 months providing fire engineering support to the Department of Defence in Canberra, and worked on the Brisbane Airport Link Project.

David worked one year as a Fire Engineer with the New Zealand Fire Service and six years as a Fire Safety (Building Approvals) Officer with the South Australian Metropolitan Fire Service (SAMFS), where he previously was an operational fire fighter for 13 years.


Masters of Fire & Risk Engineering Victoria University

Chartered Fire Engineer (NPER) Engineers Australia

Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) Adelaide University

Institution of Fire Engineers Graduate (GIFireE) Institute of Fire Engineers (IFE)

Graduate Diploma in Design for Bushfires University of Western Sydney


Director - Florian Fire Consulting 2012 - Current

Chartered Fire Engineer (5yrs)

Fire Engineer - Arup Adelaide (1yr)

Fire Engineer - Arup Brisbane (4yrs)

Fire Engineer - New Zealand Fire Service (1yr)

Building Approvals Officer - SAMFS Fire Safety (5yrs)

Operational Fire Fighter - SAMFS (13yrs)



Chartered Fire Engineer (NPER) Engineers Australia

RPEQ Queensland RPEQ (Member No. 12208)

NSW C10 Fire Engineer BPB (Member No. 2133)


Fire Engineered Alternate Solutions

Includes multi-level Class 2 residential,

Class 7b warehouses,

Class 5 office buildings (new and fit-outs), schools,

Class 9a health buildings, change in use buildings, shopping centre upgrades,

Class 9b assembly buildings,

Class 9c aged care,

Class 8 buildings, Wineries

Structural & Remedial Reports

Telstra Buildings