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Three reasons why it’s great to be a CIPHE member in 2021

Nobody knows what this year will bring, (2020 has a lot to answer for), but there’s one thing that is for sure; the CIPHE membership package for 2021 is bursting with quality benefits and services. We’ve been working hard to make sure membership works for you, so here’s a run down of the top membership benefits for the year ahead:

1) Recognition

CIPHE members:

  • Can use the CIPHE logo*.
  • Can join the CIPHE’s Approved Contractor Person Scheme (ACP Scheme) for free, and join the WaterSafe Installer scheme for free too!
  • Reach more customers by joining the CIPHE’s member directory database for a small annual fee. 
  • Access the CIPHE technical helpline.
  • Are able to display designatory letters after their name*.
  • Have the opportunity to be entered on the Register of Plumbers (RP) and the Register of Heating Professionals (RHP).
  • Can have their voice heard on key matters that influence Government, Industry and the public.

 

2) Career progression

CIPHE members: 

  • Have free access to online CPD via www.ciphepd.org.uk. Keep up to date with the latest in the industry and gain valuable CPD points without even leaving your living room.
  • Can access the MyCareerPath CPD management online tool for free.
  • Can take advantage of a wide range of training courses from our Industrial Associate Supporters.
  • Access Techtalk, Smarttalk and live technical webinars.
  • Purchase guides and publications at a discounted member rate.
  • Can take a route to register with the Engineering Council as an Engineering Technician EngTech), Incorporated Engineer (IENg) or Chartered Engineer (CEng).
  • Likewise, membership can lead to Licentiateship of the City & Guilds of London Institute.
  • Apply for the Master Plumber, Journeyman or Apprentice Certificates.
  • Learn from the new and improved P&H Engineering magazine.

 

3) Save money!

CIPHE members can save their membership fee many times over by taking advantage of these membership services:

  • Gain substantial discounts on high quality Public Liability, Vehicle insurance and other professional policies from UIB Direct. 
  • Gain discounted pricing on van leasing via SG Fleet.
  • Free access to the advanced tools on the Copronet platform (saving £300+VAT a year). 
  • Enroll in General & Medical’s Private Health Insurance scheme.
  • Access free telephone legal advice from Law Express. 
  • Access accounting and financial support via Cobia Accounting.
  • Take advantage of help and advice on pensions and auto-enrollment with Smart Pension.
  • Join the Which? Trusted Traders scheme at a discounted rate.
  • AND, you can even claim tax relief on the full membership fee!

 

To renew your membership, follow the instructions on your renewal letter. If you have a question get in touch with membership@ciphe.org.uk or phone 01708 463116. 

Interested in joining? Visit how to join for further information or download our 2021 benefits and services guide.

*Certain membership categories only