Graduate MemberGraduate Member class recognises the candidate's graduate status and ability to practise at higher technician level within the construction industry and is considered to be one of the preparatory routes to full Chartered membership.

A Graduate member is entitled to display his/her certificate of membership and use the designatory letters Grad CABE. Membership of the Association should not be used in any form of display.

Criteria for Entry

Individuals must hold a relevant degree with honours accredited or recognised by the CABE. 


Graduates with two years’ experience can progress to Chartered Membership through submission of a portfolio diary and professional interview.

Once Chartered Membership is achieved, you will have reached the top of your profession and you’d become a Chartered Building Engineer.