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CIOB Membership through LABC

Professional Portfolio

Whether you’re just starting your building control career or already carrying out differing roles and levels of responsibility you should be keeping an ongoing professional record of your developing experience. Your portfolio can include simply keeping CPD records as part of membership requirements of a professional body to recording the application types, work types, inspection types, and levels of responsibility on projects that you have been involved in which will demonstrate your increasing responsibilities and competencies.

Bsc (Hons) Degree in Building Control Surveying

CIOB Membership

Once you have completed your LABC BSc Hons Degree in Building Control Surveying you will be eligible to apply for Chartered Member (MCIOB) level membership of the CIOB. You will be required to present your Professional Portfolio of  Experience as part of your application for membership and within this portfolio you must be able to demonstrate at least 4 years of experience within the role. 

How to apply:

  1. You must already be a non-Chartered member of the CIOB. If you aren't a member yet, you will need to register for an online account and then apply for membership. Start the process here.
  2. Professional Review Industry Route Application Form - Download
  3. Professional Review Industry Route Guidance Note - Download

Your annual subscription fee for MCIOB will be £278 (2018 rate). Student Membership of CIOB is free

Applicants without a degree

The CIOB Chartered Membership Programme is a route to MCIOB for individuals with significant experience who lack formal qualifications at honours degree level. The aim of the programme is to provide a route to Chartered Membership that covers both the academic and competence requirements for CIOB membership.

Find out more from the CIOB here.