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

2018 Interview and Submission Dates

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. 

Please review the submission and interview dates below and choose the appropriate date. 

To secure an interview date, please book online and ensure your completed submission is sent to the CABE Head Office, NO LATER THAN:

Submission Date

Interview Date


28th March 2018 16th May 2018 - FULL CABE HQ
24th April 2018 14th June 2018 - FULL CABE HQ
5th June 2018 17th July 2018 - FULL CABE HQ
26th June 2018 7th August 2018 - FULL North West
3rd July 2018 14th August 2018 - FULL CABE HQ 
1st August 2018 12th September 2018 - FULL Yorks/Humber
8th August 2018 19th September 2018 - FULL CABE HQ
22nd August 2018 3rd October 2018 - 1 SPACES LEFT Ireland
29th August 2018 10th October 2018 - FULL Scotland
5th September 2018 17th October 2018 - FULL CABE HQ
26th September 2018 7th November 2018 - 1 SPACE LEFT CABE HQ
10th October 2018 21st November 2018 - 8 SPACES LEFT CABE HQ
23rd October 2018 4th December 2018 - 2 SPACES LEFT CABE HQ
Southern - FULL


Interviews are allocated on a strict first come basis, so we would encourage you to submit your application in advance of the submission date to avoid disappointment.

Please note that any incomplete submissions will be returned and could result in your interview date being postponed.

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

Book your 2017 Interview Today

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

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