Grades of Membership

Technician Grade

Technician Grade Membership is open to all practicing Demolition Supervisors and Managers who have a minimum of 5 years time served and have achieved a level of competency to at least “Gold Card” Supervisor status.  All Technician Grade members are entitled to place TechIDE after their name.

Entrant Grade

The first step on the road to Full Membership is election and admission to the basic grade. The Rules of the Institute set out the criteria for election and admission to this grade.

Associate Membership

Once the examinations have been passed, not less than two years will be spent in the Associate grade.

Full Membership

Full Members are entitled to place MIDE after their names and use the IDE logo on personal business cards and stationery.


A Fellow shall include a person when the Council elect to invite and transfer to the grade of Fellow.

Student Membership

The Institute of Demolition Engineers is pleased to confer complimentary membership on students studying a subject relevant to demolition engineering at a recognised university or college.


The Institute is pleased to receive applications for Affiliate grade from professionals who are closely connected with demolition engineering but not demolition engineers as such.

Latest News

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Spring Seminar 23rd February 2018: Royal Armouries Leeds

The Institute of Demolition Engineers returned to their traditional Spring Seminar location of the Leeds Royal Armouries for yet another sell out event.  Both in terms of companies wanting......

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IDE Christmas Closure


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IDE AGM and Annual Luncheon 2017

Eight Northumberland Avenue in central London was the prestigious venue chosen to host the 2017 Institute of Demolition Engineers AGM, Luncheon and Awards Ceremony. As is now the norm,......

Benefits for Joining

Gain accreditation as a professional Demolition Engineer and acquire knowledge through our meetings and seminars

Become a Member

Having a CSCS card brings benefits to professionals that meet CSCS criteria.

Members Directory

The Institute confers membership on professional demolition engineers. This is the list of the current accredited members of the IDE

Events & Seminars

The Institute holds several events throughout the year. Members can book and purchase tickets for the events through the website.