Chartered Quality Professional

Chartered Quality Professional (CQP) status is the gold standard for the quality profession. Becoming a CQI Chartered Quality Professional (CQP) provides quality specialists with the same status as other chartered professionals, recognising your unique skill set and establishing your value within industry.

Benefits of becoming a CQI registered CQP

You can gain CPD status if you have met the requirements for CQI Member or Fellow and actively participate in the CQI's scheme for continuing professional development. You will benefit from:

  • The designation CQP after your name
  • The status of being part of a professional elite
  • Recognition of your unique skill set and expertise
  • Higher earning potential
  • Improved career prospects
  • Greater influence within your organisation and industry

Read a full description of CQI membership benefits.

Become a Chartered Quality Professional

Already a CQI member…

If you already hold the membership grade of MCQI or FCQI and want to be chartered, you need to commit to carrying out a regular programme of continuing professional development. All you need to do to transfer to chartered status is to fill in the transfer form and send it back to us.

If you are an Associate member and wish to become a Chartered Quality Professional, please visit the how to upgrade page for more details.

Not yet a CQI member…

To become a Chartered Quality Professional you must meet the requirements of the CQI Membership (MCQI) or Fellow (FCQI) grade as well as commit to carrying out a regular programme of continuing professional development.

Please see the Member page and/or the Fellow page for detailed eligibility requirements, forms and fees.

If you have any questions, please visit the FAQs or contact the membership team by email or call +44(0)20 7245 6866.

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