Founded in 1906, the Chartered Institute of Plumbing and Heating
Engineering (CIPHE) is the professional body for the UK plumbing and
heating industry. Our membership is made up of individuals from a wide
range of backgrounds such as consultants, specifiers, designers, public
health engineers, lecturers, trainers, trainees and practitioners. The
CIPHE has a membership of around 7,200 including approximately 170
manufacturers and distributors, which support its work as Industrial Associates. Whilst the majority of members live in the UK, some 800 are resident in Hong Kong and a further 300 are resident in over 30 other countries. As the leading professional institution within the plumbing and heating industry we support this qualification for young people to progress into the industry.