Careers & CPD
Pursuing a career in biology is stimulating and rewarding. The Society support biologists with career advice, professional recognition and training events.
The Society recognises professional biologists through Registers licences, including:
- Registered Science Technician (RSciTech)
- Registered Scientist (RSci)
- Chartered Scientist (CSci)
- Chartered Biologist (CBiol)
- Chartered Science Teacher (CSciTeach)
Our Professional Registers Comparison document contains a full list of registers administered by the Society.
There are a range of options available for secondary school pupils and university students to find out more about a career in biology. To get started take a look at our careers pages for more information on work experience, apprenticeships, university, jobs and more.
Our training programme is expanding, offering a wide range of courses for all abilities and interests both personal and professional, including persuasive scientific writing, presentation skills and drug development. Courses are offered at a substantial discount to members. View our current courses and book your place now.
See a full list of the Society's past training events.
The importance of keeping up to date is particularly necessary in today's demanding society. CPD is a useful tool for achieving and demonstrating such ability and competence.