CIPHE Membership

SAVE 50% with Wolseley

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Wolseley are proud to be the Home of the Professional Trade Installer and that’s why we’ve teamed up with CIPHE to offer you money off registration when you sign up to a full years membership.

As a Wolseley account holder, or if you open one between 1st March and 30th April 2020, you can receive 50% membership discount*

To activate the offer please provide your Wolseley account number when completing the application at

*Normally £174 (including assessment. Through Wolseley £87.00 – offer only applicable to new CIPHE membership applications. First year membership discount only. )

Supporting the trade

Becoming a member of a professional body helps skilled installers differentiate themselves in a crowded market; it provides credibility to your business and in turn your customers.

We’ve detailed the benefits of two such bodies CIPHE, The Chartered Institute of Plumbing and Heating Engineering & SNIPEF, the Scottish and Northern Ireland Plumbing Employers’ Federation.

Supporting the trade
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CIPHE is a UK wide professional body for tradespeople in the plumbing and heating industry and exists to protect the public whilst promoting its members based on their qualifications and expertise.

Members must be competent in all aspects of installation, commissioning and the maintenance of plumbing and heating systems.

The benefits of membership are a formal accreditation for your skills and qualifications and use of the CIPHE brand for you and your business. Other advantages include Trusted Trader discounts, insurance protection, technical support, training and continual professional development. Vehicle lease and purchase discounts are also available as well as access to accountancy and legal services.

Be ‘Proud to be a professional’ and find out more about how to become a member at or by emailing or call 01708 463 116.


SNIPEF is the Scottish and Northern Ireland trade association for plumbing and heating businesses and has over 750 members employing over 3,500 staff.

It promotes professionalism within the industry whilst supporting members to run successful businesses.

The benefits of becoming a member of this professional body is that you, the installer, will have an accreditation and credibility for your business along with access to professional support, a network of information and expertise. Financial assistance is also available to help with apprentice training and accessing courses to improve technical and commercial skills which will ultimately help to develop your business.

Membership is voluntary and there is strict criteria which must be met to ensure you’re fully qualified and insured and a technical inspection must also be passed to ensure competency of work meets industry standards.

To find out more about the benefits of SNIPEF membership and becoming a member, visit, email or call them on 0131 556 060.