Technical staff work across a diverse range of disciplines. Demonstrating your competence and knowledge against industry standards is important if you want to progress in your career.
Registration gives you recognition that your practice meets certain professional standards and demonstrates to the wider professional community that you meet these and are committed to staying up to date in your field.
There are various institutions and levels of registration depending on your field and level of experience.
|Professional Body||Levels of registration|
|Science Council||Registered Science Technician (RSciTech)|
|Registered Scientist (RSci)|
|Chartered Scientist (CSci)|
|Engineering Council||Engineering Technician (EngTech)|
|Incorporated Engineer (IEng)|
|Chartered Engineer (CEng)|
|Information and Communication Technology Technician (ICTTech)|
|British Computer Society||Registered IT Technician (RITTech)|