Membership of The Welding Institute links you to a global network of welding and joining personnel. Membership offers industrial recognition, career advancement, information, resources, life-long support and most importantly, personal and professional prestige through a wide range of membership benefits.
Whether you are a student, apprentice, graduate, qualified engineer or simply have an interest in welding and joining, The Welding Institute has a grade of membership to support you in every phase of your career.
If you don't know which grade is for you, please find out here.
If you are applying for membership via the Individual Route, The Welding Institute will determine which of the above fees is required based on your application and supporting evidence. You will receive separated invoices with the following fees:
Engineering Council registration*
Membership of the Institute also offers a route to professional registration with the Engineering Council as a Chartered Engineer (CEng), Incorporated Engineer (IEng) or Engineering Technician (EngTech).
*Engineering Council fees will be due at the time of award of Professional Membership** N.B. Entry fees are payable on entry to each grade.