Categories of Membership

Fellow

To be elected as a Fellow you must meet the following requirements:

  • Hold a first degree, and/or be already registered with the Engineering Council  as a Chartered Engineer or Incorporated Engineer, and/or hold an equivalent membership with another relevant Professional Body and have 5 years relevant healthcare experience and demonstrate appropriate competencies, which will be established from your job description and CV, or

  • Have 10 years healthcare experience in senior management and demonstrate appropriate competencies, which will be established from your job description and CV.

Apply to become a Fellow


Member

To be elected as a Member you must meet the following requirements:

  • Hold a Degree, Foundation Degree, C&G Full Tech Certificate, HNC, HND, NVQ4 (or equivalent) and/or be already registered with the Engineering Council as a Chartered Engineer or Incorporated Engineer, and/or hold an equivalent membership with another relevant Professional Body and have 2 years relevant experience, not necessarily in healthcare, and demonstrate appropriate competencies, which will be established from your job description and CV, or 

  • Have 5 years experience in senior management and demonstrate appropriate competencies, which will be established from your job description and CV.

Apply to become a Member


Technician

To be elected as a Technician you must meet the following requirements:

  • Hold an HNC, NVQ4 (or equivalent) and/or be already registered with the Engineering Council as an Engineering Technician, and/or hold an equivalent membership with another relevant Professional Body and have 2 years relevant experience, not necessarily in healthcare, and demonstrate appropriate competencies, which will be established from your job description and CV.

Apply to become a Technician


Associate Member

To be elected as an Associate Member you must meet the following requirements:

  • Hold an ONC, NVQ3 (or equivalent) and/or be already registered with the Engineering Council as an Engineering Technician, and/or hold an equivalent membership with another relevant Professional Body and have 2 years relevant experience, not necessarily in healthcare, and demonstrate appropriate competencies, which will be established from your job description and CV, or

  • Have 3 years relevant experience and demonstrate appropriate competencies, which will be established from your job description and CV.

Apply to become an Associate Member


Crafts Person

To be elected as a Crafts Person you must meet the following requirements:

  • Hold an NVQ2 (or equivalent) and/or have served an indentured apprenticeship and/or hold an equivalent membership with another relevant Professional Body and have 1 years relevant experience, and demonstrate appropriate competencies, which will be established from your job description and CV, or

  • Have 2 years relevant healthcare experience and demonstrate appropriate competencies, which will be established from your job description and CV.

Apply to become a Crafts Person


Graduate Member

To be elected as a Graduate you must meet the following requirements:

  • Whilst in full -time employment, be studying for an engineering or related qualification, or be a new graduate on an IPD scheme

Apply to become a Graduate Member


Apprentice

To be elected as an Apprentice you must meet the following requirements:

  • Be undertaking an approved apprenticeship scheme.

Apply to become an Apprentice Member


Upgrade of Membership

As your career progresses it is appropriate that your membership grade develops with you; the Institute will therefore consider an application from you if you are an existing member who wishes to upgrade your membership category. The above criteria apply, but in addition, you will need to supply a full and up to date CPD record.

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