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Engineers House, Bristol - New Courses Venue

The Professional Development courses team are running courses for the first time in a new Bristol venue.  They are 
offering the popular Technical Report Writing course on the 29-30 September.

Other upcoming courses can be found under the events tab on the left hand side of this page or by visiting:

CPD Monitoring Scheme

Have you joined the IET's CPD monitoring scheme yet?

If not and you would like to opt in, please send an email to or you can read how other members approach CPD in our recent blog.


IET Lifeskills are free workshops that are delivered by professional skills trainers working for the IET.

Find out more in our latest blog post or look for 
details of upcoming lifeskills on the events calendar.

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The professional development community is growing with new members joining every day.  Is there a burning question about professional development you've always wanted to ask? Perhaps you're interested in knowing how other people approach their CPD or have a question about a certain area of UK-SPEC.

Anyone can start a discussion thread on our discussions area, so if there is a question you have, or just additional content you would like to see on MyCommunity then please let us know via the discussions.


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Whether you are working toward professional registration and want to develop you writing skills, or are an established engineer moving into a managerial role the IET offer a number of professional development courses that can help you understand the requirements and develop the writing skills required to fulfill your career potential. Technical... read more...
Posted by Kathryn Bain on IET Professional Development Aug 15, 2014 4:21 GMT
They say the best things in life are free,  but how many things do we actually get for free these days without there being a catch? We always end up reading the small print only to find that free doesn’t actually mean free .   So when you hear the IET offer free training, you’ll probably want to know more before you sign up.   Where’s... read more...
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PD Case Studies

The IET has asked a number of IET members about their career and professional development to help inform and inspire others.

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Career Manager
The online professional development planning and recording tool for IET members. Access the Career Manager

Lifeskills workshops run through local networks and a range of professional skills training courses. View training courses