AFFILIATE MEMBERSHIP is appropriate for any specialist service providers of University Students with aspirations of attaining ISSE Professional Membership Status pending fulfilment of the requisite criteria eg: Surveyors, Engineers, Inspectors, Property Landlords, Estate/Letting Agents, Builders, Technicians, Installation Operatives, Trainees, Apprentices. 

AFFILIATE MEMBERSHIP ENTITLES access to the majority of an ever-increasing range of membership benefits including, amongst other things, ISSE/IOBH publications, the ISSE/ABBE Ofqual registered educational training and qualification CPD programme events, general technical support, Building Pathology and forensic expert witness level dispute resolution/mediation/arbitration services and complementary HMRC and HSE investigation inquiry legal and accountancy costs insurance cover (which alone usually costs around a similar amount to if not more than the membership subscription) - although AFFILIATE membership excludes eligibility to claim Institute professional membership, display Institute post nominal professional letters, display the Institute logo and/or receive Institute generated enquiries and following completion of the subsequent higher level competence assessment process successful professional category applicants may be eligible for upgrade to Technician, Associate, Member, Fellow or Fellow/College of Fellows subject to fulfilment of the relevant criteria.

AFFILIATE STATUS MEMBERS ARE ELIGIBLE to apply, at any time, for upgrade to TECHNICIAN or ASSOCIATE membership status which enables such members to enjoy numerous membership benefits including, amongst other things, displaying the professional post-nominal letters TISSE (or T Inst SSE) and access to ISSE/IOBH Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Educational Training Guidance and Qualification events which will improve personal knowledge, competence, confidence, membership status and career enhancement opportunities.

All professional membership applications are initially awarded Affiliate membership status on a provisional basis. 

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Membership subscriptions

These are payable in advance and can be remitted by either: 

(a) Online Payment - Please click the Payment button in the option you require.  

(b) Credit or debit card payment by phone to the ISSE Administration Centre on 0114 2455552.


Note: All payments need to be identified with your name and postcode to ensure that they are appropriately allocated to your ISSE membership account.

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