Play a part in our active community

Professional members of BCS are leading the way across all sectors to deliver the technology and solutions society depends upon. Join, play your part and share ideas and best practices with the wider community.


Plot your next career steps

Having been working in the industry for a while, it’s important that you know you’re on the right track. With Browse SFIAplus you can map your current skills and plan your progress to becoming a leader in your field.


Becoming a Chartered professional

Like in other professions, Chartered professionals are beacons of the industry, working to the highest levels of ethical standards and current competence. Professional members can work towards this standard.


Take advantage of our speaking opportunities

Professional members are recognised throughout the industry as trusted IT practitioners. BCS branches, specialist groups and organisational members are always looking for trusted professionals to talk on their specialist subjects and it’s a great way to boost your profile.


Feel supported in your career

With great power comes great responsibility, and we know that our professional members can sometimes need a helping hand. Our discounted professional indemnity insurance and free legal helpline are here for you should you need them.

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