Become A Fire & and Electrical FranchiseJoin the Award Winning FCF National team
Why Our Customers Love FCF
Many business owners are often oblivious as to the importance of fire safety and the consequences.
Fire Safety is of utmost importance in any building, it is an important matter to be considered and embedded in the mind always. As a business owner, you are responsible for ensuring that your workplace meets all required health and safety standards.
It is crucial that your working environment complies with all building regulations, to ensure the safety of your empoyees/customers and the protection of your building. Fire safety should always be a main concern, no matter what type of business you run or how many people are employed. Fire safety is an important responsibility and it can be daunting to keep up to date with frequent changes to legislation, codes and standards, and understand exactly what the responsibilities are.
At FCF Fire and Electrical we ensure that our customers not only comply with government and industry regulations but also receive the very best personal service and professional advice. We are always available to assist in all aspects of Fire and Safety; our priority is customer service and building a long-standing relationship that will endure and grow as each business grows. This in turn will build long term repeat customers, and these customers have the confidence that their business is always compliant and prepared to handle a range of emergency situations.
Each year we are seeing large increases in growth for FCF Fire and Electrical Services
Security & Growth with FCF
Services continue to be the largest part of the Australian economy, representing just over 60 per cent of GDP with output of $1,015 billion (over 1 trillion). Services sectors were also the largest employers, averaging 9.4 million employees in 2015–16. The Fire and Electrical service industry is growing exponentially as population grows and businesses grow. Our industry is a necessary part of everyday life, fire safety will always be a legal requirement for businesses and the general workplace.This is great news for prospective Territory Managers/franchisees and will provide stability and confidence for a secure and profitable future.
Fire & Electrical Franchise Opportunities – The Power of a National Brand
We know that marketing can be a headache. Good business people are always looking at ways to find new clients.
With a national brand you can open doors that previously weren’t be open to you. We have proven marketing systems and also marketing materials.
Our marketing strategies will ensure you will receive adequate exposure for your business, watch those phones start to ring. No more wasting valuable time trying to design your own marketing strategy, we can assist you with the right strategies and ideas for your local area, designed to gain clients. FCF Fire and Electrical will also be working in the background speaking to potential national contractors and tenders in a bid to win work for everyone’s benefit.
The Benefits of the FCF Fire & Electrical Franchise
Group buying power makes a difference on each job. Wholesalers are a great place to gain group discounts. We also look at car insurance, business insurance, fuel accounts and more. Being part of the group also means extra savings than an individual business.
Your Independence is key to why you’re in business. Taking time off requires an office team manager and field staff to ensure the business continues to operate without you.
We want to help you grow and be more independent by having your own team. Our training is not only for you but also for your staff. Remember you are the owner and operator and that doesn’t change.
Being part of a group has more advantages than being an individual contractor such as buying power, skills, knowledge and national coverage.
Ongoing Business Training, Tools & Systems
We keep you up to speed with all the latest technology and industry standards.
Access to suppliers & group buying power
Save costs by buying with us. Pass on savings to beat your competitors
Gain immediate brand recognition & become part of a trusted name in the industry
Invaluable branding builds instant trust with clients
Live SimPRO software to schedule & track jobs from start to finish, plus administer your business
Crucial, time saving technology so you don’t get bogged down in administration
Maximise Your Income
We provide effective strategies for developing your own client base and repeat business
Proven Support Systems
At FCF Fire & Electrical we know what works for our franchisees. By using proven systems and technology FCF is able to help new franchisees achieve the best possible start to their business. We utilize systems through our day to day work in applying our fire and electrical safety checks. FCF Fire and Electrical also have specialised cloud based business systems and mobile technology, for example, we are able to follow a client from enquiry to job completion to invoice with a couple clicks of a button which makes this business easy to run on a day to day basis. Our Head Office team can offer support and advice for any of your needs to help you run your business.
FCF Fire and Electrical job management system
- Ability and desire to deal well with people.
- Self-motivated and ready to learn
- Willingness to follow a proven and successful system
- Customer service focussed
- Have a passion for a brand
- Hardworking, honest and driven for high attainment
What experience do I need? No experience required, we can provide you with all the training you need. Electrical trade base or fire tech/experience is a great start, but not essential. Having customer service, and business management skills are also important. We have all the tools and training required for you to run a successful FCF Fire & Electrical Franchise. Ongoing training is paramount at FCF and we are constantly running courses and technical sessions to ensure the team is up to date with the latest indusrty standards.
FCF Fire & Electrical Franchise Training and Ongoing Support
Certificate II in Fire Protection
Administration Training in cloud based software
In the field technical training
Due to the nature of our business ongoing training is provided to all FCF Fire & Electrical Franchisees and Staff is a requirement to complete. We run courses and technical sessions to ensure all of the team is knowledgable and up to date with Australian Standards.
The number one reason any individual joins a franchise group is for support. At FCF Fire & Electrical we never forget this. We are only ever a phone call or email away to assist and help you. Be it for business help such as marketing and sales to quotes and tenders to technical questions. FCF Fire & Electrical also have an annual conference plus regular Skype meetings to provide additional support.
Becoming a Fire & Electrical Franchise – Frequently Asked Questions
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About FCF Fire and Electrical
Are You Suitable for the Job?
Do I Need a Premises or Hire Staff?
Do I Need to be an Electrician First?
What Training is Involved to Become an FCF Fire & Electrical Franchise?
What Makes an FCF Fire & Electrical Franchise so Great?
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A Day in the Life of an FCF Fire and Electrical Technician
You Are Invited to A Discovery Day at FCF Fire & Electrical
Would you like to find out more about FCF Fire & Electrical? Join us on one of our Discovery Days on the beautiful Fraser Coast. The Day Includes:
- Meet and greet key head office staff members
- Experience what you can expect as a FCF Fire & Electrical Technician by attending job sites and developing an understanding of the work involved and the income derived from different services
- Complete a comprehensive business calculator tool that can approximate your expected return on investment as a franchisee of FCF Fire and Electrical
- Discuss core values, culture and vision of FCF Fire and Electrical
- See first-hand our operational systems and online all-inclusive business system
- Presentation of our unique customer contract tools and marketing resources
- Obligation Free
FCF Fire and Electrical territories are available in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth (including regional areas), only a few remain in Tasmania and Queensland.
Investment to Join
The investment to join the FCF Fire and Electrical Team is very affordable, all training required to start your business including Cert II in Fire Protection. To be able to hit the ground running FCF Fire and Electrical provide a start-up kit, including Fire Equipment , a tablet to access our cloud based software and marketing materials to get your business known within the community.
The Next Steps to Your Opportunity
- Contact us and we will forward you an expressions of interest evaluation form
- Complete and forward required form and associated paperwork.
- Attend presentaion in person or via Skype. Making sure all decision makers are present.
- Take our agreement and financials to your solicitor and accountant
- Join the FCF Team
- Come to the Support Office for training
- Ready to launch your business
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