Quick Guides/Example documents

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These handy guides and example application documents will explain further.  Click the links to view the guides.

Example documents

Example CPD template

Example Detailed CV (commercial discipline)

Example Detailed CV (geospatial discipline)

Example Experience Report (commercial discipline) (those using the Accelerated Routes do not need to submit an Experience Report)

Example Experience Report (geospatial discipline)

Example Fellow Attributes document

Example of Narrative (commercial discipline)


Quick guides: membership grades



Associate (Apprenticeship)






Quick guides: application documents

Quick Guide to Cross Referencing

Quick Guide to the Competencies

Quick Guide to the Optimum Standards

Quick Guide to the Narrative

Quick Guide to the Sponsors


Quick guide: The Review interview

The Review Interview


Quick guides: accelerated routes

Academic Route

Member Associate Route

ICE Member/Fellow Route

IMCA Technical Member Route

Member Professional Body Route

Quick Guide Member Senior Route

RICS Member/Fellow Route



Quick guides: professional registration

Chartered Engineer

Chartered Engineer (CEng) – Quick Guide

Chartered Engineer (CEng) – Quick Guide Plus

Incorporated Engineer

Incorporated Engineer (IEng) – Quick Guide

Incorporated Engineer (IEng) – Quick Guide Plus


Quick guides: what next?

Quick Guide to Approved Development Schemes

Quick Guide to Getting Involved/Keeping Things Moving


For a summary of all the grades and the documentation required click here


The above documents are in PDF format and can be read using Adobe Reader.