Continuing professional development (CPD) is a commitment by members to continually update their skills and knowledge in order to remain professionally competent. The Institute's CPD programme allows members to maintain and develop their knowledge, skills and competence, systematically throughout their career within international trade. Click here to find out more about CPD
You will be sent automatic notifications of your membership expiry one month and also one week prior to expiry. Our Membership Services team will also try to call you with a reminder.
We can now offer payment by Direct Debit for your membership, this can be annually, quarterly or monthly, allowing you to spread the cost of membership. In order to set up a Direct Debit please call 01733 404414 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
There are several different levels of individual membership, depending on your experience in international trade and any IOE&IT qualifications held:
Affiliate Membership - open to all.
Associate Membership - for those with three or more years' relevant experience in international trade, or have passed the Institute's professional examinations at Level 4 Diploma in International Trade or above.
Full Membership - open to any person who has ten or more years' relevant experience in international trade, or those who have passed the Institute's professional examinations at Level 5 Diploma in International Trade or above.
Fellow Membership - By invitation only, to existing Members who have made an exceptional contribution to the achievement of the Institute's principal aims.