Principal Entry Route - Demonstration of Competence

This route is designed and developed for individuals working within the construction industry who have gained substantial experience within their career

To qualify for Chartered Membership under the Principal Entry Route, candidates must demonstrate Professional Competence evidencing considerable experience, prepare a Technical Report and attend a professional interview. 

It is essential that you read the Guidance Notes to accompany the Application for Chartered Membership via Professional Interview in full before submitting.

To secure an interview date, please book online and ensure your completed submission is sent to the CABE Head Office by the relevant submission date. 
2019 Interview and Submission Dates
Interview Date
Submission Date
21st August 2019 26th June 2019 CABE Headquarters 2
18th September 2019 24th July 2019 CABE Headquarters 1
10th October 2019 16th August 2019 Chester 1
23rd October 2019 26th August 2019 CABE Headquarters 1
6th November 2019 11th September 2019 Darlington 4
20th November 2019 25th September 2019 CABE Headquarters 2
28th November 2019 2nd October 2019 CABE Headquarters 5

Please review the submission and interview dates carefully - failure to submit a complete application by the appropriate date could result in the cancellation of your interview, and any fees paid could be lost.

To secure your interview date, a £50.00 non-refundable booking fee is required. We recommend booking early to avoid disappointment.          Book your interview Today

If you require any additional support after you have read the guidelines, please contact the Professional Interview Team or call +44 (0)1604 404121.

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