As one of the world’s largest engineering institutions supporting the professional development of over 168,000 people across 150 countries, the IET is an authoritative and trusted source of Essential Engineering Intelligence ®, providing access to:
You can rely on these high quality learning resources throughout your career, providing you with the confidence and knowledge to fuel innovation, gain competitive advantage and make informed decisions.
For IET Members
The IET provides a wealth of learning and development resources to support the professional development of its members – such as professional registration, mentoring, technical information, courses, events and more.
We recognise the importance of your professional development (PD) to maintain a high level of professional competency by continually developing knowledge and skills – life long learning.
Discover the tools to help you get started with your own PD programme:
- Build a plan using competence frameworks
- Plan your journey towards professional registration
- Access relevant resources to help you on your way
Popular member resources include:
Use Career Manager to plan and record your professional development. Whether you want to build your master CV, undertake Initial Professional Development to prepare and apply for professional registration; or create and maintain your Continuing Professional Development (CPD) record; you can do all of this easily online with Career Manager.
Classroom style, face to face courses
The IET has a range of professional skills training courses delivered in a face to face class room style environment; courses cover the areas of systems engineering, management skills, technical report writing, project management, financial decision making and more. If you prefer to study face to face with your peers, find out more by visiting our Professional Development training page.
The IET Mentoring service is provided by members for members, so if you are looking for support with your professional registration then an IET Mentor may be able to help. If you want to support and guide other members and contribute to your own CPD, we would love to hear from you.
Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
All members are expected to maintain their skills and knowledge through Continuing Professional Development. Follow the online guide which takes you through the steps of planning, undertaking and recording your CPD. You may be surprised at how many everyday activities can count toward CPD.