Our members

IOSH membership can embrace your career, help you stay up-to-date and connect you with like-minded professionals.

Affiliate member, Discretionary CPD

Everyone joins IOSH at this level. Regardless of their qualifications or experience.

Associate member, AIOSH, Obligatory CPD

An occupational safety and health qualification equivalent to the European Qualification Framework (EQF) Level 4 or other qualification IOSH assesses as meeting the criteria.

Technical member, TechIOSH, Obligatory CPD

An occupational safety and health qualification equivalent to the European Qualification Framework (EQF) Level 4 or other qualification IOSH assesses as meeting the criteria.Experience required, 2 years full time or 5 years part time.

Graduate member, GradIOSH, Obligatory CPD

An occupational safety and health qualification equivalent to the European Qualification Framework (EQF) Level 6 or other qualification IOSH assesses as meeting the criteria.

Chartered member, CMIOSH, Obligatory CPD

Open assessment and/or skills development portfolio.

Professional peer interview.

Experience for progression to Chartered status is assessed according to qualification route. 

Chartered fellow, CFIOSH, Obligatory CPD

Minimum five years as a Chartered Member. Successful application including portfolio and interview.


Find out more about our membership categories, and how to apply for a different level of membership.

Our directory of IOSH accredited qualifications meet the academic requirements for Associate, Technical and Graduate membership. Qualifications that are not listed will be assessed on an individual basis.