Join The EPS
Join the EPS with full membership and you’ll gain access to FREE events, CPD modules, our resources library and our quarterly magazine ‘Resilience’ along with discounted prices on events where a member of the EPS is speaking. Benefits of joining the EPS include:
Opportunities to develop new networks within the UK and Ireland and internationally.
Weekly virtual Resilience Huddles for support and networking
Weekly Update from our Chair direct to your inbox
Free digital access to Crisis Response Journal
Free access to learning opportunities
Increasing the scope and range of available opportunities to gain new knowledge and skills
Access to the use of post nominal’s (Member, Fellow)
Local branches who provide a hub for members to connect and share knowledge, experience, attend training and events locally and share good practise
Access to electronic resources via members-only area on the website.
Access to knowledge sharing hub
Reduced rates at the EPS Conference
Members’ quarterly publication – Resilience
Webinars from industry leaders and recognised experts within the field of emergency planning and resilience
Access to Mentors, discussion boards case studies
Access to academic papers, register and journals
Access to the learning pathway – identifying the future direction of learning for career development and progression
Consulting and contributing to strategic objectives in the resilience field
Further details can be found here in our Members Brochure
Joined and forgotten to download Direct Debit Mandate?
You can download the Direct Debit Mandate, complete it and return it to us by Post.
The Society welcomes members from all fields who are employed in, or have a particular interest in, the field of emergency planning and management.
If you fulfil the criteria then the currently active levels of membership are:
This is the enrolment level for all those joining the Society. All Associates are entitled to full voting rights within the Society and are eligible to stand for office at branch level.
Progression to Member status can be achieved by completing the membership upgrade scheme. Members are entitled to full voting rights and are eligible to stand for office at both Branch and national levels.
Applicable to individuals who are in full time study related to the field of emergency planning.
Members, on retirement, may apply to transfer to the category of Retired member.
Group Discount Scheme (Available to view if logged in.) With all applications, please provide enough detail to avoid initial refusal of your application, whether joining directly as a Full Member or upgrading from Associate to Full Member or if you are a very experienced and long-standing member of the profession and the EPS. It is important there is sufficient detail in your CV for assessment against our Core Professional Competencies.