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Membership grades

Find the right CIEH membership for you.

We have three membership grades: Affiliate, Associate and Member. You can compare them below, and choose the right level for you.

If you’re looking for Chartered or Fellowship memberships, please visit our special memberships page.

Affiliate

Open to everyone, Affiliate membership is ideal if you’re just starting out in environmental health, or simply interested in the field. It can open doors to a fantastic career.

£62

Become a member today

Eligibility criteria

None

Benefits

  • Free digital subscription to CIEH's Environmental Health News magazine
  • Career development & volunteering opportunities
  • Free access to our Regional Hubs (for free and low-cost local CPD and networking events)
  • Reduced price tickets to CIEH's outstanding regional events programme
  • Free access to our 5 sector-specific Communities
  • Exclusive professional and lifestyle offers and discounts
  • Free technical resources and forums, via CIEH's member-only area: MyCIEH
  • Our monthly members-only ‘Member Connect’ email, featuring exclusive news and articles
  • £600 off CIEH professional assessments
  • Specialist support for students
  • No CPD requirement

Associate

As an Associate, you’ll have access to our audited CPD scheme and the right to use the accreditation ‘ACIEH’ after your name.


£120

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Eligibility criteria

You can become an Associate if you have either:

  • Level 3 (or higher) qualification related to environmental health; or
  • Minimum of two years’ relevant practice in an associated role.

Find out more about relevant qualifications and job roles.

Benefits

  • Everything included in our Affiliate membership, plus:
  • 'ACIEH' accreditation to use after your name
  • Up to £200 off our national conferences and events
  • Audited CPD scheme to demonstrate your commitment to the profession, gain points through our courses and events
  • New leadership and career development workshops
  • Free digital & print subscription (UK only) to Environmental Health News, our award-winning monthly magazine
  • Demonstrate your professionalism via our audited CPD scheme (10 hours per year required)

Member

As a Member, you’ll be a leading voice in the community, with the right to vote at Annual Meetings and the opportunity to shape the future of environmental health.

£159

Become a member today

Eligibility criteria

You can become a Full Member if you have either:

Find out more about relevant qualifications and job roles.

Benefits

  • Everything included in our Associate Membership, plus:
  • Voting rights at the CIEH AGM and in other key decisions affecting CIEH
  • Opportunity to apply for Chartered and Fellowship status
  • Demonstrate your professionalism via our audited CPD scheme (20 hours per year required)

We will conduct a competency assessment based on our Professional Standards Framework.

MCIEH Experience Route
If you have at least 10 years’ professional experience in a relevant field you can apply for the Member grade regardless of your qualifications.

We will conduct a competency assessment based on our Professional Standards Framework.

The assessment includes a professional discussion with an independent reviewer which will be an opportunity for you to demonstrate your skills and experience. (The professional discussion can be conducted by video conference or in person at our London offices).

The cost of the MCIEH Experience Route is £450 for 2018. (This includes your membership fee for 2018.)

Please contact the membership team with your CV or online professional profile if you are interested in this route.

Our membership team

Get in touch and give the team a call on +44 (0)20 7827 5800

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