Membership categories

With seven membership categories, you can choose the route to membership that’s right for you to suit your career progression.

You’ll either join as an Affiliate Member or Student Member, meaning that you’ll have immediate access to all of our membership benefits. Your experience, qualifications and aspirations will determine which journey you take through the membership categories.

We have a variety of accredited qualifications on offer. You can choose from a broad range of courses at various institutions to help you progress through our membership categories. To view the full list of courses, visit our


Discover the different membership categories below.

IOSH Student Member

Thinking about a career in occupational safety and health? Then become a Student Member of IOSH.

Learn about student membership