About our membership grades

You can join CIWEM at any stage in your career, whether you are studying, actively looking to progress your career, or already extensively experienced, our membership grades will add value and recognition to your achievements. We will actively help you to progress throughout your career and beyond. Wherever you are in your journey, we can provide you with the knowledge and guidance you need to succeed.

Student Membership You want to gain the most from your studies, attain the highest grades and be attractive to employers. We'll support the development of the skills and qualities required by the contemporary employment market and provide opportunities to showcase your talents.

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Apprentice Membership As an ambitious and hardworking individual, you want your apprenticeship to lead to great opportunities. W e'll provide you with experiences and contacts grounded in the practical delivery of real world solutions. This will enhance the speed and quality of your professional progress.

Become an apprentice member

Graduate Membership After years of studying you're ready to apply what you've learnt and make rapid progress. Our extensive networks, events, structured training, publications and thought leadership will accelerate your career growth and the recognition that you deserve for being an engaged and ambitious professional.

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Technician Membership Technicians make things happen and are often the unsung heroes behind the solutions to the world’s greatest challenges. We value the work that you do and will provide you with the opportunities to grow your technical capabilities and be recognised for the contributions that you make.

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Membership provides recognition of your professional achievements and allows you to engage with people and experiences that will continue your development. We provide support to ensure your personal growth is not neglected due to the pressures of your everyday life.

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Chartership is a globally recognised qualification with real status; an achievement you can be genuinely proud of. It makes a very clear statement about your professional identity and the nature of your expertise. It opens career opportunities and provides assurance to others of your exceptional competence.

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The ultimate expression of your achievements and recognition that you are highly regarded by your peers. CIWEM Fellows are the ‘go to’ people and this brings opportunities on the most rewarding activities. Our Fellows inspire their peers, future generations and elevate the status of the water and environmental sector.

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