Your hard work has demonstrated you are worthy of trust and respect in your chosen profession and has verified your competence.

If your apprenticeship is listed here you are eligible for BCS membership and entry to the RITTech register maintained and regulated by BCS.

What are the benefits of registration?

Be part of the RITTech register of IT professionals

Get the recognition you deserve with postnominals after your name

Demonstrate your professional knowledge, capability, and ethical practice

Evidence your commitment to continuing professional development

Cement your reputation as a trusted IT professional

Benefits of BCS membership

Career planning and mentoring

Career pathways including advice and insight from IT professionals

First to access talks and events on the latest in IT and professional development

Bite size e-learning modules on business, management and technical

Personal assessments aptitude, personality, resilience, assertiveness

Access to ITNOW - quarterly membership magazine

Membership and registration fees

If you've completed your digital / IT apprenticeship through BCS we will cover your RITTech registration fee for 3 years and your Associate membership subscription for the first year. Use the discount code you received with your assessment results. You’ll have free access to all our professional development tools and opportunities.

After the one-year free period ends, you will need to pay an annual membership subscription in order to keep your RITTech registration.

If your employer is part of a BCS organisational scheme find out if they will cover your membership subscription.

Apply for RITTech and AMBCS in 5 simple steps!

Step 1

You MUST have completed a digital IT apprenticeship within the last 12 months.

Step 2

You’ll need to be a BCS member. This means either you are a current BCS student member and looking to upgrade to AMBCS or you are applying for the first time. Please choose from the routes below.

Step 3

Follow the on-screen instructions to apply for associate membership - depending on which route you choose and complete the necessary steps.

Step 4

When you get to the payment page, you’ll need to enter the discount code that will be provided in your final grade letter from BCS. To ensure a smooth application, we advise you have this ready before you start this process.

Step 5

Your application will be checked by BCS and validated before we send you an email to confirm your new RITTech and AMBCS status. Please note that your AMBCS membership will be immediately confirmed once you have applied, however RITTech will take up to 10 working days to process.

Let’s begin. Please choose from the routes below:

I'm a BCS student member

Upgrade to AMBCS and RITTech.

Member: Upgrade

I'm not a BCS member

Apply for AMBCS and RITTech.

Non-member: Upgrade