Upgrading to Professional Membership

Page owner: Professional development director

Key requirements

The key requirements for Professional Membership are:


  • Training – a minimum of 10 points
  • Experience – a minimum of 5 points (500 hours)
  • References – a minimum of 5 points (1 reference)
  • Other elements that may appear in your application include:
  • The total number of points you need is 25
  • The final 5 points may be made up from any of the above categories


Please read all the information on these pages before submitting your application.

A lack of information will cause delay and may result in rejection of your application.