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Which Membership?

Individual Membership

There are two routes to becoming a BICSc Individual Member:

 

  • The Educational Route – obtain membership by achieving BICSc qualifications
  • The Industry Experience Route – obtain membership through subscription (providing applicants pass the panel review process)

Within these routes, there are various membership grades available.

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Grades obtained via the Educational Route

  • Practitioner Grade (PBICSc) – For individuals who have achieved the Mandatory units of the Cleaning Professional’s Skills Suite (CPSS 2.0) and are awarded their Licence to Practice (PBICSc).
  • Competent Grade (CBICSc) – For individuals who have achieved the three Mandatory units plus a further three or more skills from the Cleaning Professional’s Skills Suite (CPSS 2.0).
  • Licensed Assessor (LBICSc) – For individuals who have achieved the three mandatory units plus a further seven or more skills from the Cleaning Professionals Skills Suite (CPSS 2.0) as well as the relevant training to become a Licensed Assessor.

Grades obtained via the Industry Experience Route

  • Student – For individuals currently studying towards a cleaning related qualification e.g. an apprenticeship.
  • Associate Member (ABICSc) – For individuals who have operational experience in the cleaning industry; or a year or more supervisory or management experience within the cleaning industry; or have a relevant qualification.
  • Member (MBICSc) – For individuals with five years experience within the cleaning industry as a manager or in a supervisory role and can produce evidence of one year’s continuous employment in the cleaning or related industry.
  • Fellow of BICSc (FBICSc) – BICSc may award the honour to individuals for exceptional service to the Institute, or to the cleaning industry as a whole.

Our Individual Membership prices start from £52 per year, allowing you to gain recognition for your personal development.

 

Here are just some of the benefits you can expect by becoming a BICSc Individual Member:

 

  • Post-nominal designatory letters after your name
  • Professional status within the cleaning industry
  • Networking opportunities and events
  • Access to industry resources and insights
  • Technical advice, support, and guidance
  • Copies of our quarterly magazine ‘The Standard’
  • Exclusive offers and discounts

Corporate Membership

Our Corporate Membership prices start from £295 per year, allowing you to show you support the industry accredited standards.

Companies must have been trading for at least 12 months or more before applying.

Here are just some of the benefits you can expect by becoming a Corporate Member:

 

  • Use of the BICSc corporate member logo
  • Marketing and PR opportunities for your business
  • Access to industry resources and insights
  • Technical advice, support, and guidance
  • Networking opportunities and events
  • Copies of our quarterly magazine ‘The Standard’
  • Exclusive offers and discounts

Membership Costs

Individual Membership

Membership Grade Joining Fee including VAT Membership Fee including VAT
ABICSc, Associate Member £27.50 £52
MBICSc, Member £33 £62

Corporate Membership

Annual Company Turnover Joining Fee including VAT Membership Fee including VAT
£250,000 or under £108 £295
£250,001 – £1,000,000 £198 £500
£1,000,001 – £5,000,000 £360 £950
£5,000,001 – £20,000,000 £600 £1,500
£20,000,000 or over £780 £2,600