Who's it for?
We offer a number of professional designations – each for a specific career stage or type – which we've summarised below.
Registered Science Technician (RSciTech): a competence-based professional designation for technicians, technical support staff and advanced apprentices.
Registered Scientist (RSci): a competence-based professional designation for scientists, higher apprentices, and those working in higher technical support roles.
Chartered Chemist (CChem): awarded to professional, experienced practising chemists.
Chartered Scientist (CSci): an award that recognises the professional practising scientist.
Chartered Environmentalist (CEnv): an award for those in roles with an environmental or sustainability focus.
If you're unsure about which of our professional registers and chartered status designations is right for you, use the table under 'Which is right for you?' below to help you choose.
Other professional designations/registers
Mastership in Chemical Analysis (MChemA): the statutory qualification for practice as a Public Analyst and Agriculture Analyst in the UK.
SiLC: a senior practitioner who has a broad awareness, knowledge and understanding of land condition issues, providing impartial and professional advice in their field of expertise.
Qualified Person (QP) in the Pharmaceutical Industry: an experienced professional with an in-depth critical understanding of pharmaceutical manufacture and distribution.