Free technical resources
Ensure you keep up to date with the latest technological advances and industry information by browsing our free resources below - don’t forget that these can all count towards your Continuing Professional Development (CPD).
For IET members, Career Manager is our online tool for capturing your CPD and if you would like to find out more about CPD, why it’s important, what counts as CPD and how our TWAVES framework can guide you, we have lots of information available on our website.
E&T webinars (upcoming and on demand)
Developed in partnership with leading engineering firms, these sponsored webinars cover a broad range of topics.
IET Virtual Library
View our Reading Lists to easily find e-books and e-journals in areas such as Career Development, Renewable Energy, Communications and more. Most of the content is freely available to members via our Virtual Library.
Training and skills development
Training is often a key part of professional development, helping you to learn new skills or develop existing ones to improve performance; it can also count towards your CPD (see above for more information about CPD). We have a range of training options below, all of which are attended online.
Free training webinars
Our free training webinars focus on improving your soft skills; in just an hour they provide an overview and some tips on fundamental tasks which you are likely to employ in your career such as giving presentations, managing your CPD and revising your CV for impact.
View our upcoming webinars.
E-classes are delivered in a webinar format enabling you to interact with the trainer. These e-classes cover a range of subjects including Project Management, Mentoring, Effective Negotiation and much more. They are a great way to develop your skills at a very low price.
View our full range of e-classes and find out when the next e-classes are happening.
Academy courses are in-depth technical and professional e-learning training courses. These courses are delivered via our online learning platform which utilises the latest techniques to ensure the learning experience is interactive, engaging and lets you learn at your own pace.
These courses are developed in conjunction with expert content providers from academia and industry and can be purchased in short units or whole courses depending on which suits you best.
To see our full range of courses and to view free training samples, visit the Academy.
If you aspire to become Professionally Registered, don’t delay – all our processes including the interview can be done online. We also have regular free webinars which provide guidance and connect you with an IET expert to help answer your questions.
Getting started on your registration journey couldn’t be easier, our competence development support, via Career Manager, will help you work towards achieving professional registration in the category of your choice (CEng, IEng, EngTech, ICTTech), providing a structured pathway of guidance and communications to help you achieve your goal.
It’s free to join for IET members and you can begin by visiting our Career Manager web page to log in and submit an Intent to Register or find out more by attending an online competence development workshop.