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Professional Bodies

BIFM - British Institute of Facilities Management

BIFM is the professional body for facilities management. They promote excellence in facilities management for the benefit of practitioners, the economy and society.

CIAT - Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists

CIAT is the lead qualifying body for Architectural Technology and represents those practising and studying within the discipline. CIAT qualifies Chartered Architectural Technologists, MCIAT, and professionally qualified Architectural Technicians, TCIAT.

CIBSE - Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers

CIBSE is the professional body that exists to support the science, art and practice of building services engineering. Once you are qualified, CIBSE offers you a range of services, all focused on maintaining and enhancing professional excellence throughout your career.

CIOB - Chartered Institute of Building

CIOB is at the heart of a management career in construction. They are the world's largest and most influential professional body for construction management and leadership.

CIHT - Chartered Institution of Highways & Transportation

CIHT is a learned society concerned specifically with the planning, design, construction, maintenance and operation of land-based transport systems and infrastructure.


ICE - The Institution of Civil Engineers

ICE is an international membership organisation that promotes and advances civil engineering around the world. ICE is a qualifying body, a centre for the exchange of specialist knowledge, and a provider of resources to encourage innovation and excellence in the profession worldwide.


IHE - Institute of Highway Engineers

IHE is the UK’s only national professional Institute which puts specialist highway and traffic practitioners first. They help engineers achieve and maintain the highest levels of professional competence. IHE is run by, and for, engineers, technicians and allied professionals.


IStructE - The Institution of Structural Engineers

IStructE is the world’s largest membership organisation dedicated to the art and science of structural engineering. The Institution is an internationally recognised source of expertise and information concerning all issues that involve structural engineering and public safety within the built environment.


RICS - Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors

RICS promotes and enforces the highest professional qualifications and standards in the development and management of land, real estate, construction and infrastructure.