Member benefits

What we offer as part of your membership with us

Stay at the top of your game, learn and grow, and be a part of a huge community of OSH professionals.

With a wide range of benefits on offer, IOSH membership will provide you with the tools and resources to enhance your career. 


What's included as part of your membership?

☑ Showcase your achievements with the IOSH stamp of excellence

"Being a member of IOSH shows your employer that you are committed to the role of health and safety in the workplace.” - Yvette Moffatt CMIOSH

IOSH membership is recognised worldwide as the benchmark for professional safety and health excellence. You’ve worked hard for your qualifications, so why not showcase your achievements and knowledge with those proud letters that denote your category of membership of the world’s leading professional body in safety and health (AIOSH, Tech IOSH, Grad IOSH, CMIOSH, CFIOSH)?


☑ Enhance your career by continuously learning

"Networking, sharing key learnings and keeping up to date with developments in health and safety are just some of the key benefits of being a member of IOSH.” - Louisa Head, IOSH Member

Your continuous learning and development is important as it shows that you’re always striving to improve as a professional. That’s why IOSH offers a range of guidance and resources to support you throughout your career and development.

Competency framework

As an OSH professional you need the skills, knowledge and behaviours to influence and drive change in the profession. 

The competency framework we created for you includes 69 competencies across three categories: technical, core and behavioural and is available to help you identify the gaps in your knowledge.

IOSH Mentoring

We know how invaluable it is to network and collaborate with like-minded individuals to share knowledge and skills.

IOSH Mentoring is a safe, secure platform for you to connect and build relationships. We have hundreds of IOSH members already active in the system, waiting to support and coach you.

Alternatively, if you’re an experienced OSH operator and would like to give something back to your profession, why not join as a mentor to support aspiring OSH professionals entering the field.

Career Hub

Get ahead of the competition, secure your next job and give a boost to your development through the IOSH Career Hub.

Packed with interactive tools and resources, the hub focuses on both business and softer skills to help IOSH members work their way up the ladder in the OSH industry.

Future Leaders Community

"I think IOSH's Future Leaders Community is a fantastic initiative to promote, influence and support fellow OSH professionals emerging into the industry.” - Dominic Jackson, Health and Safety Advisor at Dyson

For all those OSH professionals starting out in the world of health and safety, the Future Leaders Community is dedicated to supporting you in your career and helping you make new connections in the industry.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) courses

Our CPD courses are a fantastic way to keep your knowledge up to scratch and ensure you’re at the top of your game. In line with the competency framework, our CPD courses will help you upskill and develop your knowledge in all the key competency areas of the framework.

Plus, IOSH members get their training at discounted prices!


☑ Keep up to date with industry news and best practice

Staying up to date on regulatory changes and industry best practice is essential to your role as a safety and health professional. As an IOSH member you will get regular access to the very latest news and updates via our weekly e-bulletin, Connect. You’ll also receive a hard copy of our bi-monthly IOSH Magazine packed with informative and inspiring articles to keep you in the know and boost your CPD. These are some of our top-rated member benefits.


☑ Network with like-minded OSH professionals

IOSH membership will connect you with a vast network of like-minded professionals. You’ll be spoilt for choice with over 400 meetings, events, webinars and conferences around the world. With access to local, regional and industry-specific groups and networks, you can learn and share best practice, insights, ideas and experiences – all enriching your skills, capabilities and working life.


☑ Extra support when you need it

IOSH Benevolent Fund

"It is more than just financial assistance. It is the ongoing support and encouragement from everyone at the Benevolent Fund. Thank you.” 

The IOSH Benevolent Fund offers practical assistance to members who are experiencing hardship. If you’ve been an IOSH member for at least three years, or are a former member, the fund can offer practical help. This includes education or training fees, during long periods of illness, disability (temporary or permanent) or unemployment.

IOSH extras

IOSH extras brings IOSH members discounts on a variety of products and services, including insurance, lifestyle, travel, advice, health, work and business.


Ready to join us?  Become a member today

☎ Got a question? Read through our membership FAQs or contact us for support.