Designers wishing to apply for full membership (MCSD) must complete an application form and attend an assessment.
Cost: £180 per annum UK - £150 per annum Overseas.
Associate Members do not have to pay for the upgrade assessment to full membership.
Criteria for Membership of CSD:
Demonstrable competence against the CSD Genetic Matrix™ as set out in the guidelines.
Membership (MCSD) includes:
- Use of the affix MCSD™.
- A MCSD membership certificate.
- Access to the members pages of the CSD website
- Membership of Design Pool and Design Mine
- Your own online profile and portfolio
- Listing on 'Find a Designer'
- Eligibility to vote at the Society's AGM.
- Discounts on CPD training modules.
- Discounts on CSD events.
- Access to available professional services.
- Professional advice and initial consultation with advisors.
- Regional networking.
- Access to available professional information & publications.
Download UK Application Pack
WIPO Gold IP resource now active
The World Intellectual Property Organisation, of which CSD holds Observer Status, has launched WIPO Gold, a portal intended to be a dynamic and evolving tool, expanding over time to build a one-stop gateway for IP data.
Further deatails can be found by visiting the 'intellectual property' page of the CSD website
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