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Registration FAQ’s

Following are a range of questions about IST and the registration process that have been asked previously – you may find them of use/interest. If you have other questions please do not hesitate to contact us.

  1. What is a professional body?
  2. Why do I have to be a member of a professional body?
  3. What is the Science Council?
  4. What will registration cost?
  5. Why do I have to describe how I do my job when I already have a degree?
  6. What are the competencies that I have to possess?
  7. Is registration recognised in other countries?
  8. What is the difference between RSciTech, RSci and CSci?
  9. How can I reach the next level?
  10. I applied for RSci but have only been offered RSciTech, which I don’t think is right.  Can I appeal?
  11. After I’ve sent off my application, how long does the process take?
  12. Who assesses my competencies report?
  13. Can I find out if someone is on the Registers?
  14. Can I become an assessor?
  15. I don’t have a science/technical qualification at the right level.  Can I still become registered?
  16. What is the IST’s PPD?
  17. What is the IST’s CPD Award?
  18. What is the difference between membership and registration?
  19. Why do I have to pay more for registration on top of my membership fees?
  20. How can I get help filling in the forms?
  21. Why should I register?
  22. How long does it take to fill in the forms?
  23. What sort of thing can I include for CPD/PPD?


URGENT INFORMATION: This is to inform the general public that venue for the 2018 induction ceremony has been changed from the Novella Planet Hotel, Port Novo, Republic of Benin to LTV hall.  The new venue for the induction ceremony of our prestigious and reputable international professional bodies shall be Lagos State Television Combo Hall, Agidingbi, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria.  

Time :  12 Noon.     
Date :  May 12th,  2018.  Your presence would be highly appreciated sir/ma.