Member M.Inst.A.E.A.

  • Has had relevant training in vehicle damage assessment - could include an apprenticeship.
  • Has passed the Institute's Practical Examination within the last four years or hold a current ATA VDA certificate - see Bridging Exam.
  • Is currently employed as an engineer assessor in a vehicle damage assessing role in connection with automotive damage claims.
  • Should be able to provide a comprehensive education/relevant training record.
  • Has passed at least four sections of the IAEA written examinations.

Associate A.Inst.A.E.A.

  • Is currently employed as an engineer assessor in a vehicle damage assessing role in connection with automotive damage claims.
  • Has had relevant training in vehicle damage assessment which could include an apprenticeship.
  • Has passed the Institute's Oral Examination.
  • Has passed the Institute's Practical Examination within the last four years or holds a current ATA VDA certificate - see Bridging exam.

Affiliate

  • A person that has satisfied the Membership Committee that they meet the necessary educational and employment requirements to join the IAEA.
  • The grade of Affiliate is the entry level to the IAEA, this grade does not convey or confirm any form of qualification or level of competency.
  • The grade of Affiliate does not provide the holder with any post nominals that can be referenced in reports or on company stationery/websites. This also includes reference to the term 'Member' or use of the Institute's logo on any stationery/website.

    Any incorrect use of post nominals may result in a breach of the IAEA code of conduct.

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