Faculty of Professional Business and Technical Management
Founded 1983
United Kingdom

Our Mission

To forge the link between Business and Technology.

Our Objectives

To give greater fulfilment and satisfaction in our members’ careers by encouraging management excellence in business and technical areas.
To help members achieve their personal aspirations, fulfil their career ambitions and develop their innate potential.
To support lifelong learning and encourage education in management, business and technology.
To give professional recognition to the knowledge and skills of our members.

The Faculty of Professional Business and Technical Management is listed in British Qualifications - the British Council’s reference book, published by Kogan Page Ltd.and is listed in the BTEC Higher National Professional Recognition & Progression Directory.

The Faculty of Professional Business and Technical Management is also a member of the Consortium of Professional Awarding Bodies (COPAB)

Membership

Applicants will be assessed on their Knowledge, Skill, Experience (K.S.E.), education, training, and responsibility. Due consideration will be given to those who are qualified only by practical experience. There are many people who, through no fault of their own, have not had the opportunity to gain academic qualifications during their careers. These people may also apply for membership based on their own individual merits, practical experience and position.

Membership of PBTM will confer the following benefits:
- Use of the appropriate designatory letters.
- Professional status and recognition.
- Option to study professional diploma courses.
- Free Subscription to the PBTM E-Journal.
- Free advert in the journal when seeking a new position.
- Free advert in the journal when recruiting for your company.
- Recommendation of new members gains reduced fees.

Click here to view and download the application form PDF for Professional Business and Technical Management


Membership Grades

Student Member - SFPBTM
Applicants should be currently studying a relevant business or management program. The applicant should have completed the first year of a course of studies or be qualified up to National Qualifications Framework (NQF) Level 4

Technician Member - TMFPBTM

Applicants should have completed one of the following: NQF Level 5 Specialised Technical Diploma but lacks the management education or experience to be awarded Associate Membership.

Associate Member - AMFPBTM
Applicants should have completed one of the following: NQF Level 5 Specialised Technical Management or Business Diploma, appropriate City and Guilds course, Business and Technology Education Council (BTEC), Scottish Vocational and Educational Training (SCOTVEC) or Scottish Qualifications Awards (SQA) awards. Also those with three years relevant professional experience in management may be accepted.

Full Member - MFPBTM
Applicants should have completed one of the following: Specialised Bachelor of Technical Management or Business Degree, NQF Level 6, appropriate City and Guilds course, BTEC or SCOTVEC/SQA awards. Also those with relevant professional qualifications and/or appropriate experience as a specialist manager may be accepted.

Fellow - FFPBTM
Applicants should have completed one of the following: Specialised Master of Technical Management or Business Degree or NQF Level 7 chartered, professional and senior management courses. Senior professionals with at least five years experience holding chartered professional qualifications may also be accepted.

Companion - CFPBTM
Doctor of Management graduate, NQF Level 8 and those in a senior Technical Management or Business specialist position. Current PBTM Fellows currently working in a senior management position may also be accepted.

Note:
We will also take membership of other professional bodies into account.
The equivalent worldwide qualifications will apply in each grade.
Application can be made to be upgraded to the next level of membership as further K.S.E. (Knowledge, Skills and Experience) is gained.

Annual Subscription Fees

Companion - GBP 70.00
Fellow - GBP 55.00
Full Member - GBP 55.00
Associate Member - GBP 55.00
Technician Member - GBP 45.00
Student Member - GBP 25.00
Retired Member - Half Fees
Subscriptions are due annually on the date of election.

For further information, please contact info@pbtm.org.uk

Executive Administrator - Ms. Lynne Sykes
Academy House, Warwick Corner
42 Warwick Road
Kenilworth
Warwickshire
CV8 1HE
United Kingdom
Telephone: + 44 (0)13 8627 7973




Faculty of Professional Business and Technical Management is a trading name of the Faculty of Professional Business and Technical Management Ltd. Registered in England No: 1697845
Registered Office: Highdown House, 11 Highdown Road, Sydenham, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, CV31 1XT, England