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Why join us?

As an APS member you will receive a range of benefits as part of your annual subscription.  As well as providing a platform to network and share good practice, we provide access to expert advice and the latest information and support when you need it.

Ongoing membership of APS, and participation in the CPD programme can help you meet the initial and annual accreditation requirements, and support you in your career path to becoming an industry leader in pre-construction health and safety design risk management.  

Whether you are in the early stages of your career or a qualified and experienced professional we offer routes to help you enter into our professional membership. 

Professional development

Through national and regional CPD provision, APS aim to give our members every opportunity to keep up to date with the latest issues in construction health, safety and environmental risk management.

 

You can also claim points for each national CPD course you attend. Attend four APS National CPD seminars within a two year period and receive the 5th seminar absolutely free. Find out more.

 

 

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Free legal and technical advice

You can access our legal guidance service and technical phone line for individual, tailored advice. We'll provide information on how to access these services once you become a member.

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Regional committees

Your local committee will provide up-to-date news, training, events and jobs. Find out more. 

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Professional insight

Keep up-to-date and well informed. As a member you will have access to our quarterly Project Safety Matters magazine, helping keep you informed. 

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Annual conventions

Hosted around the UK, expert speakers provide an overview and insight on their areas of industry specialism. Find out more. 

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National awards event

Get recognised for your technical expertise, innovation and leadership at the national CDM and student designer awards. Find out more. 

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Professional status

To demonstrate your membership and level of expertise to clients and industry you will be entitled to use the relevant post-nominal after your name.

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Market leaders in health

A key issue facing industry is construction health risk management. We are the only body that remain the market leaders in health within design in construction.

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Free job postings

For APS Corporate Members adverting industry jobs on our website is free. For individual members it is a cost of £150+VAT. Find out more. 

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Sharing good practice

With access to relevant news and information from across the construction industry, members can discuss these issues with their peers at our events or in our private LinkedIn discussion forum. We believe you benefit from the insight and innovations this brings.

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Professional Indemnity Insurance

To help members comply with the requirement for Professional Indemnity and Legal Defence Insurance cover, APS has developed a new Professional Indemnity Insurance Scheme that will reward members dependent on their level of membership. Find out more. 

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