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Associate Member – ACABE

Associate membership of CABE (ACABE) is a developmental grade on the pathway to becoming a fully qualified Building Engineer.


It demonstrates a member’s level of expertise and professional competence.  All applicants for Associate membership must have a minimum of a Level 4 qualification, as well as at least two years' relevant experience within the industry, and/or can demonstrate equivalent professional experience.


To achieve ACABE, you must show that you meet the competencies mapped out in the Building Engineer Technician Competency Framework. Please read the framework carefully to ensure this is the correct grade of membership for you.


Route to Eligibility

  • Equivalent Membership:

Equivalent membership with a recognised organisation

  • Academic Route:

    Level 4 qualification or above in the Built Environment and at least two years’ experience in a relevant professional role.

  • Experience Route:

At least three years’ experience in a relevant professional role.



Register for Associate Member