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Member Chartered Building Engineer – MCABE Chartered Building Engineer

MCABE Chartered Building Engineer recognises an individual’s professional competence as a fully qualified Chartered Building Engineer which is demonstrated through a mix of academic qualifications and practical experience.


Chartered Building Engineers have a clear commitment to high ethical standards, professionalism, and technical competence recognised by the award of the additional title of Chartered Building Engineer, which is a regulated title under the Association’s Royal Charter.


To achieve Chartered Building Engineer, you must demonstrate that you meet the competencies laid out in the Chartered Building Engineer Competency Framework which requires you to demonstrate extensive technical and managerial competency. Please read the framework carefully to ensure this is the correct grade of membership for you.


Routes to Eligibility 

  • Equivalent Membership:

Equivalent membership working at a senior level within a recognised organisation.

  • Academic Route:

Level 7 qualification (Master’s Degree, Postgraduate Certificate and Diploma), and at least two years’ experience in a relevant professional role post qualification and two year's recorded CPD, completion of a CABE portfolio diary and successful professional interview. Review Academic Route Guidelines

  • Experience Route:

A minimum of six years relevant experience with at least two years' in a senior position recorded CPD, submission of a technical report, and successful professional interview. Review Experience Route Guidelines.


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