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William Lord

​“I wanted to be affiliated with an institute that would give me the credentials to say: yes, I am a quality professional. Having the letters after my name is important”

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Antonios Louloudis

​“The biggest benefit of membership is the way the CQI and IRCA enhance the reputation and visibility of the quality and auditing professions”

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Natalie Shoemark-Dyer

​“I want to improve quality’s image among young people. They need a membership organisation that’s flexible, dynamic and moves with the times”

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Affiliate membership is ideal for those who are starting out in their quality career or who work in a related field and have an interest in quality, or for people who wish to join the CQI while working towards higher grades of CQI membership. 

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CQI and IRCA members are part of a unique global network of around 19,000 quality professionals.

Whatever your role, joining the CQI or IRCA will make a real difference to you and your career.

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Join the CQI

The process of joining the CQI is straightforward:

First, select the appropriate membership grade from the options below. Then click the relevant link to be taken to the application form and guidance for that grade.

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CQI member benefits

The CQI is committed to promoting the quality profession and helping you do your job better. Here's what CQI members get out of membership.

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IRCA member benefits

The CQI is committed to supporting management systems auditors to become certificated through IRCA. This helps them to demonstrate their professional competence.

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