Once the examinations have been passed, not less than 2 years will be spent in the Associate grade. During that time the Associate will be expected to keep a diary with a portfolio of supporting evidence to show:
- Brief outlines of projects in which they are involved and their role in them. (Not full Method Statements).
- Information about training undertaken and qualifications received.
- Copies of attendance certificates for Conferences, Seminars and Courses attended. At least 3 IDE CPD Points must be gained in each year.
- Documents testifying to expertise and competence.
- An updated CV to accompany the above documents.
At the end of the two year period the Associate Member will be invited to submit his or her diary, portfolio and updated CV to the Membership Committee.
Click here to download an application form: AMIDE to MIDE 2022
If this is judged satisfactory they will be invited to a Professional Interview where they will be expected to make a presentation of one of the case studies they have documented in their application.
An Associate Member may place the initials AMIDE after his or her name and are eligible for the CSCS PQP (Professional Qualified Persons) Card. This card is available free of charge, via the IDE, to members who achieve the minimum number of CPD Points in the qualifying year.
Accepted Training for Membership Progression from Enrolled to Associate Member
Has passed an MSc in Demolition Management
Complete 2 years, and no more than 3 years as an Associate Member.
Continue to meet the requirements of Associate Membership.
Completed a CITB MAP touchscreen test within the last 2 years, hold a CCDO Black Managers Card or CCDO Gold Supervisors Card and completed the appropriate NVQ.
Submit a portfolio of work for the past 2 years for acceptance of the Membership Committee with completed PQP Card application form.
Undertake a Professional Interview including presentation
Have up to date Core and Non-Core CPD
Must have the minimum of:
5 years demolition experience
Accepted Training for Membership Progression from TechIDE to Associate Member
Meet the requirements of an Enrolled Member at the time of application to take the exam
Pass the IDE entrance exam
Have up to date Non-Core CPD