CPD Information Note

CPD Information Note

Undertaking Continuing Professional Development (CPD) as part of lifelong learning is essential to being a professional. Creation of a competent, innovative, forward-looking profession as well as the individual is attained by proactive and targeted learning.

Chartered Forester Ratecard

Chartered Forester Ratecard

Chartered Forester ratecard 2017 Media information for the Institute’s membership magazine, Chartered Forester.

Assessed Professional Competence (APC) Application Form

Assessed Professional Competence (APC) Application Form

Guidance notes for the Assessed Professional Competence (APC) route of entry to ICF professional membership. APC is a route of entry for senior forestry and arboricultural professionals only.

Assessed Professional Competence (APC) Guide

Assessed Professional Competence (APC) Guide

Guidance notes for the Assessed Professional Competence (APC) route of entry to ICF professional membership. APC is a route of entry for senior forestry and arboricultural professionals only.

ICF Royal Charter

ICF Royal Charter

ICF was incorporated by Royal Charter in 1982. Its objectives have always been: the maintenance and improvement of the standards of practice and understanding of all aspects of forestry and arboriculture, the protection of the public interest and the promotion of the professional status of Foresters and Arboriculturists in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

Professional Complaints Form

Professional Complaints Form

All members of the Institute are bound by a code of professional conduct. Read more about our complaint procedure on the Make a Complaint page.

ICF Regulations and Bylaws

ICF Regulations and Bylaws

Bylaws and regulations of the Institute of Chartered Foresters.

ICF Code of Conduct

ICF Code of Conduct

All members of the Institute are required to uphold the integrity and reputation of the profession of forestry and arboriculture and to safeguard the public interest in matters of safety and health and otherwise. The ICF Code of Conduct is composed of 6 key standards.

Directory of Consultants Guide and Application Form

Directory of Consultants Guide and Application Form

To be listed in the ICF Directory of Consultants you must be a chartered member of the Institute, holding either the MICFor or FICFor title. A full list of eligibility criteria is available in this application pack.