Engineers Ireland, the professional membership body for engineers in Ireland has become one of the first organisations to sign an agreement with its counterpart in the UKEngineers Ireland to ensure ongoing recognition of qualifications between the jurisdictions.  The deal will allow ongoing mobility post-Brexit for engineers coming to the Republic and for Irish engineers going to the UK.

Engineers Ireland agreed the Access Pathways Agreement (APA) this week with the Engineering Council, the registration body for engineers in the UK, to ensure the continued recognition of Professional Titles held by registered engineers post-Brexit.  The two statutory bodies for engineers have agreed to recognise one another’s professional engineering titles awarded by professional engineering organisations both in Ireland and in the UK.

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