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Develop your career

The Energy Institute (EI) strives to equip energy professionals with tools to develop their knowledge and enable their positive contribution to society.  The vision of the EI is to be the home for all energy professionals where they can develop and maintain their professional standards.  Among the services provided by the EI to its members and the wider industry are:

Professional recognition
The EI is licensed to award a range of Chartered titles to its members, as well as granting professional grades of membership based on qualifications and experience.

Professional development/Training
The EI offers a wide range of training courses and continuous PD options, designed to provide learning opportunities to energy professionals at all stages of their career, to support, maintain and enhance their competencies and skills.

Conferences and seminars
The EI runs a series of conferences and seminars each year, focusing on issues affecting the entire industry, enabling energy professionals to keep-up-to-date with energy trends from leading figures and share knowledge and experience with fellow specialists.  Conference topics have included: oil depletion, renewables, carbon capture and storage, microbiology, offshore safety, human factors, decommissioning and gas. 

Career advice
The EI's dedicated careers website Energy Careers provides information about how to get a job in the energy industry.

The EI runs awards every year to recognise and reward excellence among energy professionals and organisations.  The most prestigious are the EI Awards, but exceptional individuals are also recognised via the the Environment and Energy Awards as well as the Melchett and Cadman medals.