how does membership work?
The CRED Point System (CPS) guarantees a culture of inclusion and opportunity amid the varied design community. There are five categories of membership, each one based on specific requirements. The CPS structure is accessible to designers from different backgrounds, education and experience levels; in order to encourage learning, professional development and continuous involvement.
membership is divided into 5 categories
Fellow : A designer with 10+ years of working experience, an exceptional portfolio and who has made a substantial contribution to the betterment of the profession and the wellbeing of society.
Senior : A practicing designer meeting the established minimum requirements at the Senior level.
Junior : A practicing designer meeting the established minimum requirements at the Junior level.
Graduate : A recent graduate meeting the specified minimum requirements.
Student : An individual enrolled in an accredited design degree program.