Chartered Membership Programme is a route to MCIOB for individuals with
significant management experience who lack formal qualifications at Honours Degree
level. It enhances competence skills with a knowledge based programme.
Chartered Membership Programme is a seamless route to MCIOB providing a
platform to develop and broaden your knowledge enabling you demonstrate your
suitability for a more senior role.
The Benefits of the
Chartered Membership Programme
supported route to chartered membership.
structured learning programme that gives you the specialist knowledge and
skills to manage construction projects effectively.
programme provides a developmental route into a middle and senior management
roles suitable for a range of professionals.
is through a practical project scenario that allows you to demonstrate your
skills and knowledge over an extended time frame.
to a virtual learning site allowing you access to teaching resources at any
and support with your Professional Review application.
structured learning programme leading to a professional qualification.
and broaden knowledge of construction management including management,
contracts and commercial practice in the construction industry, health, safety
and welfare and construction technology.
a vehicle to develop your staff into middle and senior management roles.
Who itís for
those enrolling on the programme will have worked in a management role for 5
years. However, the programme is also suitable for a wide range of technical
and specialist professionals working in the construction industry.
programme also forms a progression route to MCIOB for candidates who have
completed the CIOB Site Management Programmes.
Prior to being accept for the
programme with Gates MacBain Associates Limited you will need to complete an
Expression of Interest Form and send it back to us. Your application must
be accompanied by a full CV and job description, details of the Company you
work for, a Company Organisation Chart and a CPD record. You will also
need to provide details of the projects you have been involved in for the last 5 years.
will enable us to carry out an assessment of your current knowledge and
experience and to identify any gaps in your knowledge and any additional
support you may need.
Once accepted for the programme
we will provide you with a CIOB Provider Approval form which you need to
complete and return to the CIOB, this will be your registration form.
Registration costs £50.00 payable to the CIOB directly. You will
also need to apply for Student or Associate Membership on-line. All Candidates
must be in membership prior to starting their course of study.
Once the CIOB have received
your Approval Form they will e-mail you with instructions for payment and
Approval Form is also your registration for the exam.
registered you will be sent login details to access the CMP virtual learning
site (Moodle) and you can start your programme.
Professional Development (CPD) is recorded throughout your programme in
preparation for your Professional Review application. You will have access to
all CIOB professional development events and resources.
programme is made up of 4 modules designed to give you the specialist knowledge
and skills required to manage construction projects effectively.
module has written learning outcomes and assessment criteria which clearly set
out what you are expected to learn and how your knowledge will be assessed.
The four modules are:
Gates MacBain Associates will
provide you with access to their own on-line learning materials for each of the
units, which is accessed via the Construction Learning Gateway so you can work
on your programme at your own pace and at a time and place to suit you.
The Professional Review
The Professional review forms part of the CMP, it is a paper-based
assessment of an individualís experience and competence; your submission must
include a report, job description, Company Organisation Chart, CV and CPD
record. The initial assessment will be made by Gates MacBain Associates who will assess
your experience against the requirements of the Professional Review. If there
are gaps in your experience they are identified early on so your can discuss
your development with your employer. They will support you in developing your
professional review application and guide you through the process, the final assessment will be made by CIOB.
Throughout the programme Gates
MacBain Associates will give advice and support on the completion of your
Professional Review application, this service is included within the costs of
You will need to have completed
and submitted your PR prior to completing the Examination.
There is one examination, taken
in June or November and is Open Book, which means you can work at home using
all available resources.
As a member of the CIOB you
will also have access to the CIOB on-line learning system called Moodle; the
exam is issued and answered through this system and the results are issued
You will be provided with a
construction project scenario and drawings and will answer 4 questions relating
to the 4 modules. You will be given 10 days to submit your answer to the
questions through the virtual learning environment, Moodle. This allows you to
use the resources of your choice to complete your assessment.
The fee for the examination is
£350.00 and must be paid to the CIOB 8 weeks prior to the examination taking
Examination results are issued
in September and January.
On successful completion of
your CMP and the PR you will be offered Chartered membership.
The costs of the CMP are as
£50.00 Registration fee payable
directly to the CIOB upon registration
£1,250.00 + VAT for the on-line
learning programme for the 4 study modules, this will also include the PR fee
plus guidance, support in the completion and assessment of your Professional
Review prior to submitting to the CIOB.
£350.00 Examination fee payable
directly to the CIOB 8 weeks prior to the Examination date.