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Engineering Technician Member

EngTech is a globally recognised professional registration title and formal recognition of your competence. Engineering Technicians apply proven techniques and procedures to solve practical engineering problems. They can also demonstrate knowledge and understanding of technical matters to NVQ level 3 or equivalent

Engineering Technician members are entitled to use the letters EngTech MIGEM after their name.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

To achieve Engineering Technician membership we will need to assess your qualification(s), vocational training and industry experience against the UK Standard for Professional Engineering Competence (UK-SPEC).

You can demonstrate the knowledge and understanding requirement of UK-SPEC either by holiding an approved qualification or by demonstrating you have aquired this through your experience.

Alternatively, if you are registered as an Engineering Technician (EngTech) with a UK Engineering Institution (see Dual Registration)

APPROVED QUALIFICATIONS

Qualifications likely to be approved for EngTech include:

  • Ordinary National Certificates (ONCs) in engineering, construction and the built environment
  • National Diplomas in engineering, construction and the built environment
  • City & Guilds Higher National Diplomas (HNDs) in engineering
  • Level 6 Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) qualifications in engineering and construction

In addition, IGEM has approved the following:

NVQ Level 3
Domestic Gas Appliances & Central Heating - Maintenance

(Scheme No. 6013-03)
Domestic Gas Appliances & Central Heating - Installation
(Scheme No. 6013-04)
Domestic Natural Gas Installation
(Ref No. 100/1918/2. Scheme No. 6034-03)
Domestic Natural Gas Installation & Maintenance
(Ref No. 100/1919/4. Scheme No. 6011/6012)
Domestic Natural Gas Maintenance
(Ref No. 100/1920/0. Scheme No. 6034-04)
Gas Emergency Service Operations
(Ref No. 500/1538/2. Scheme No. 6012)
Gas Network Operations - Craft
(Ref No. 100/2045/7. Scheme No. 6029-04)
Engineering Maintenance
(Ref No. 100/3157/1)
Gas Network Engineering
(Scheme No. 6021)

NVQ Level 4
Gas Network Engineering Management

(Ref No. 100/3349/x)

HOW TO APPLY

  • Complete and sign the Corporate Application Form
  • Arrange for a Proposer to support your application and complete Section I; they must have final registration with the Engineering Council
  • Arrange for your Proposer to sign copies of your academic certificates to confirm they have seen the originals and believe these to be true copies
  • Submit completed Corporate application form along with copies of certificates and relevant application fee

MY QUALIFICATIONS ARE NOT APPROVED

If your qualifications are not approved then you can still apply to become an Engineering Technician we will simply need you to provide written responses to a series of questions that we refer to as our EngTech Competence and Commitment statements.

The five questions that make up the EngTech Competence and Commitment statements have been designed to allow you to provide evidence that you have acquired the appropriate level of knowledge, understanding and experience to meet UK-SPEC 

HOW TO APPLY

  • Complete and sign the EngTech Application Form
  • Arrange for a Proposer to support your application and complete Section H; they must have final registration with the Engineering Council
  • Arrange for your Proposer to sign copies of any certificates to confirm they have seen the originals and believe these to be a true copy.
  • Submit completed Corporate application form along with copies of certificates and relevant application fee to Membership Services.

Candidates will be notified of the result of the Membership Committee as soon as a decision has been made.

 

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