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Chartered Scientist - what's in it for me?

Applcation to CSci is through RCCP.  Please note that ANS is the only discipline that currently offers a CSci route.  ANS continues to receive a steady stream of interest from those either considering CSci or from members who require mentorship who are actively in the process of applying.  For any advice regarding CSci please contact kelly.stpier@gosh.nhs.uk. CSci represents, a single chartered mark for all scientists, recognising high levels of professionalism and competence in science. There are currently around 15,000 Chartered Scientists working in a vast array of settings and across all scientific and related sectors.  For more information click on the logo.

  • Being chartered is the mark of professional recognition. Being a Chartered Scientist allows all scientists working at the full professional level to be recognised on an equal footing.
  • It gives an assurance of current competence through mandatory revalidation, and encapsulates the interdisciplinary nature of science in the 21st Century.
  • By benchmarking professional scientists at the same high level, CSci aims to re-engage public trust and confidence in Science and scientists.
  • All those working in the practice, application, advancement or teaching of science can become CSci with the appropriate combination of qualifications and experience.
  • Chartered Scientists work in an ever growing, diversity of settings, from food science to environmental waste management, health psychology to nuclear physics, and mathematical modelling to chemical engineering.
  • Applicants must demonstrate various competencies including the ability to deal with complex issues and communicate their conclusions to a range of audiences
  • They show originality in problem solving and substantial autonomy in planning and implementing tasks
  • Through a commitment to continuing professional development, Chartered Scientists will continue to advance their knowledge, understanding and competence throughout their career
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M Level Representatives

If you have a query about M Level contact the representatives for the modalities of Neurophysiology, GI Physiology & Sleep Physiology. Currently there are no representatives in the other disciplines

About CSci and the M Level Registration

RCCP offers a Chartered Scientist(CSci)and M Level register in some of the modalities - find out more here

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