Membership benefits

Our aim is to support our members at all stages of their professional career and we have put together a suite of benefits to help you along the way – from discounted websites, through to free listings on our website and regional membership meetings. There are the usual benefits you’d expect from membership to a professional body and some extras too and they’re all included automatically as part of your annual membership fee.

   Certificate of membership & annual membership card    Discounted Which? Trusted Traders Scheme
   Use of designatory letters (depending on your grade)     Website for just £179 + VAT from Mettr
   Free public listings on IOC website     Trade specific insurance packages from Courtprice
   Regional meetings and networking opportunities    Discounted health insurance
   Annual General Meeting at Carpenters’ Hall, London     10% discount with Numbers Ltd. accountants
   Access to the Members’ only area of the IOC website     25% off at HANDS HQ 
   Quarterly editions of Cutting Edge magazine     10% discount at IronmongeryDirect 
   Use of IOC logo (although not the IOC crest) on your stationery / website     Eligible to apply to become a Master Carpenter / Joiner
   MIOC and FIOC can apply direct for the PQP  CSCS card   

 
 In addition to membership for individuals, we also offer membership for schools, colleges and corporates.

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