Developing Individuals

CIWM can help develop skills, knowledge and careers in many ways, and we support many thousands of people every year working in sustainability, resource and waste management roles.

You don’t have to be a member to benefit from many of the opportunities we offer, but members do get extra special benefits.

How can we help you?

Conferences and Events

CIWM Resource Conference Cymru – 22 March 2017, Cardiff 

Resourcing the Future 2017 Conference – 27 - 28 June 2017, London 

RWM  – 12 - 14 September 2017, Birmingham

CIWM Gala Dinner at RWM  – 13 September 2017, Birmingham

Scottish Resources Conference – 27 - 28 September 2017, Edinburgh ICC

CIWM Sustainability and Resource Awards – 2 November 2017, London 


Scheduled courses  – approved public courses throughout the year

In-company training  – bespoke courses at company premises

e-learning  – online courses for individuals or large teams

WasteSmart training  – learn to build sustainability into everything you do

Environmental Permitting Operator's Certificate  – become a competent operator


CIWM Journal Online – the latest news at your fingertips

Media Centre  – comments and opinion on key issues

MVO Magazine – sent free to those who buy vehicles, plant and equipment

Reports and research  – download insight and expertise 


Join CIWM and qualify  – gain a formal chartered qualification and letters after your name

Member benefits   – professional status, free journals, discounts on events, training and much more


Sustainability and Resource Awards - showcase your skills and boost your organisation's reputation 


CIWM Jobs – search sustainability, resource and waste jobs online 


Events  – meet new contacts and attend conferences, dinners and awards 

CIWM regional centres   – member events throughout the UK

Special interest groups  – work with experts in specialist areas

Twitter – join the conversation

Marketing Opportunities

2017 Media Pack  – reach over 27,000 sustainability, resource and waste professionals through a variety of marketing opportunities


Whether you’re an individual with ambitions to develop your skills and career or an organisation wanting to develop your people, CIWM offer a whole range of opportunities.