Whether you are a student, apprentice, work in the private or public sectors or are a company director, CIHT has a place for you and a commitment to fulfilling your professional development needs throughout your career.
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CIHT is a respected, chartered professional body that provides transportation professionals with recognition, support and business insights through access to information, intelligence, training and qualifications that they need to accelerate their careers and influence the future of the sector.
CIHT is the only organisation to offer the full range of highways and transportation qualifications including Chartered Engineer and, uniquely Chartered Transport Planning Professional
Value of CIHT membership
Supercharge your potential by being part of a growing global community of multi-disciplinary professionals developing integrated transport systems that work for all.
Drive performance, achieve targets and deliver solutions. For those with a minimum of 3 years’ experience and embarking on a career in the Highways and Transportation sector.
Fellow (FCIHT) is the highest grade of membership of the Institution. Enhance your status in the industry and wider business world, shape the future of the industry and much more.
If you have completed your degree within in the last 18 months and are considering a career in the highways and transportation sector then CIHT is the best place to start your professional journey.
CIHT provides you with a range of benefits to gain the information you need and support you at every step of your studies and future career.
CIHT provides you with a platform and range of benefits to connect, develop your expertise and make a vital contribution to the sector.
EITHER 3 years’ experience in the sector in an aligned professional role such as HR, Business Development or Marketing OR those embarking on a technical career with less than 3 years’ experience in the industry.
CIHT Learn: Access to bitesize eLearning activities and resources to develop the skills and knowledge you need as a professional working in highways and transportation
CIHT Connect: An opportunity to network with members and discuss topics, explore ideas, discover best practice, build connections, develop expertise and find solutions to commonly shared challenges
Transportation Professional magazine: Covers all the latest news, case studies, opinions and insights relevant to your career
News & Updates: Get the essential news and updates to keep you ahead of the competition
CIHT Regions: There are 12 CIHT Regions and Nations, and several in the rest of the world, and each Regional Committee organises regular meetings and seminars. High profile speakers often address these events and they provide a convenient means for gaining continuing professional development (CPD) experience, updating knowledge and networking with colleagues
Webinar Library: Exclusive access to an online resource to get the latest in thought leadership, best practice, insights and inspiration into projects that are changing the shape of your sector
Technical Expertise: Essential technical information that will ensure you are at the forefront of the industry
Mentor Programme: Share your knowledge, skills and experience to help others to achieve their development goals
Request a mentor: CIHT mentoring is available to Members who are currently working towards Engineering Council registration and would like to work with a mentor who has good knowledge of the relevant standard and the process involved in achieving it
The Work: Exclusive to members. A curated resource of case studies created from the shortlisted entries of the CIHT Awards. Discover the stories behind the work, view the supporting information, visuals, evidence and more that goes into current best practice
Qualifications: Get your experience and competence professionally recognised as a Chartered Engineer, Incorporated Engineer, Engineering Technician or as a Chartered Transport Planning Professional
Exclusive CPD: Ensure that your knowledge remains relevant and dynamic when people are looking to you for the answers
Be part of consultations: Working closely with members and influential stakeholders, CIHT shapes the decisions that affect the sector and society
Your Voice @ CIHT: Get your voice heard at the heart of CIHT and shape the organisation’s future
CIHT Options: An exclusive portfolio containing money-saving discounts and offers, designed to support CIHT members both personally and professionally
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CIHT has helped me to connect with other people in the industry, develop my career and win work for clients who credit the chartered member status
Joerg Tonndorf, Arup
It's good to be part of an organisation that supports career progression and personal development within the transport sector. Resources are good, particularly the number of webinars provided during Covid.
Jacky Thomas, West Yorkshire Combined Authority
The CIHT is a highly respected membership body for those in transport and engineering professions. It provides a wealth of knowledge and experience including CPD opportunities as well as being a mechanism for becoming chartered.
Rachel Rombough, RGP
CIHT provide the support I need in the industry. The quality of the online resources on their website has been most beneficial for me
Damian Francis, Ministry of Public Works
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