Icon Accredited Membership

Accredited members are at the top of their game, and can use the post-nominals 'ACR' after their names.

Only Icon offers the ACR standard - the mark of the high-quality conservation professional in the UK and abroad

You must be an Icon Pathway member to apply for your Accreditation - so make sure you get all the support you need to advance your career and work towards your goals.

There's no rigid deadline for this as a Pathway member - but with practical 1-on-1 support for your career development, Pathway membership is your launchpad to wider recongition of your skills. And with access to all of Icon's member networks, publications and exclusive resources and events for other conservators like you, you'll be on firm footing for a forward march!



Member benefits

  • You'll get 1-on-1 career development support from an experienced Icon mentor
  • Access to exclusive career development resources and events
  • Get our Iconnect e-bulletins - giving you all the latest events, sector news and initiatives straight to your inbox
  • Get our weekly Jobs bulletin featuring conservation vacancies across the UK Get first dibs and discounted admission to all Icon events
  • Get Icon's bi-monthly magazine Icon News with colourful commentary on recent conservation projects, and hear how your colleagues across the sector are scaling complex and challenging approaches to their projects
  • Keep up with the latest research with three issues a year of Journal of the Institute of Conservation - and online access to everything that has ever been published in this or its antecedent titles. That puts thousands of articles at your finger tips!
  • Get discounts on British Standards relevant to conservation practice
  • Get discounts on other conservation titles published by Routledge