Welcome to the Pathways page
Our exciting scheme provides structured resources to support Student and Affiliate members to upgrade their membership to Practitioner and to support career entrants in gaining Practitioner-level membership.
The key documents to help you to do this are below along with the application documents for when you are ready to complete your application.
Don't forget you can apply for PCIfA at any time and DO NOT need to wait for an application deadline.
Other useful documents
You can now apply online by writing into the online form or attaching documents to it.
CIfA has a series of specialist competence matrices that are tailored to specific areas. These are to assist applicants with the information they should provide to the Validation committee to demonstrate competence at the relevant grade.
You should find all you need above, but if you have any queries please contact us at membership [at] archaeologists.net