Apprentice Member

Become an apprentice member

As an ambitious and hardworking individual, you want your apprenticeship to lead to great opportunities. Becoming an apprentice member will be the start of your journey towards a career in the water and environment sectors and will and help you to stand out from the crowd in getting that first job after you complete your apprenticeship.

Who can join?

Apprentice membership is available to any applicant who is currently enrolled onto an apprenticeship scheme.

Why become an apprentice member?

Professional recognition

Recognition that you have the skills and qualities to build a successful career


Opportunities to meet others in the sector and network with other like-minded professionals


Always be kept up to date with the latest best-practice and knowledge through our member's magazine, policy documents and technical journal.

Application requirements

To apply for an apprentice membership, you will need to

  • Complete an online application form through MyCIWEM
  • Submit evidence of your current apprenticeship scheme including apprenticeship title, current employer and start / end date

How to get started

Follow these simple steps and become an apprentice member. Apprentice memberships last for the duration of your programme of study and are complimentary, provided that you supply us with the details of your course programme and start and end dates.

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How much does an apprentice membership cost?

We offer complimentary membership for all apprentices enrolled in full-time and part-time education (including apprentices enrolled in apprenticeship levy programmes, as well as vocational training).

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Need advice?

We’re with you every step of your application and throughout your membership, get detailed advice on your membership application from completing your mandatory competencies and preparing for your professional review interview to supporting you with your CPD. Just call +44(0)207 8313110 or email and someone will be delighted to help.

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