Gaining EngTech and ICTTech professional registration

As an apprentice, you can work towards Engineering Technician (EngTech) or ICT Technician (ICTTech) professional registration, providing higher earnings potential and international recognition.

Apprentice portrait Professional registration is an important milestone for any engineer or technician. It establishes their proven knowledge, understanding and competence. In particular, registration shows your peers and employers that you have demonstrated a commitment to professional standards, and to developing and enhancing competence.

EngTech and ICTTech

EngTech and ICTTech are valuable, portable and internationally recognised awards that can be carried throughout your career, demonstrating your competence and your commitment to a professional approach.

Why register?

  • Personal development: part of your CV development and opportunities to widen career choices;
  • Internationally recognised qualification awarded by the Engineering Council [new window];
  • Recognition of your expertise and hard work;
  • Building your competence;
  • Higher earnings potential;
  • Improved career prospects;
  • Greater influence within your organisation and industry;
  • Access to life-long learning;
  • Acknowledgement that your skills are transferable.

Who can register?

Professional registration is open to everyone who can demonstrate an ability to perform professional engineering/ICT work to the necessary standards, and apprentices completing an IET approved apprenticeship are eligible to apply for EngTech, ICTTech and TMIET via a streamlined route.

How to apply

Visit professional registration for further information on the different categories of registration available as well as application forms.