Professional Development

We are recognised nationally and internationally as a leading professional body for statisticians. We work towards ensuring that the profession of statistics maintains relevancy and is increasingly valued in the wider world. Through articulating a professional pathway from university to professional practice we support members along that pathway. We do this by encouraging and recognising achievements through accreditation of university courses, professional examinations and accreditation and continuing professional development support.

Gain a professional accreditation

Our professional awards are a great way of gaining recognition for the hard work you’ve put in to achieve your statistical qualification and for your continued professional training and experience.

Engage in Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

As a professional society, we encourage all our members to engage in CPD activities to make sure you keep up-to-date and to deliver statistical work of a high standard Find out more about how we support you.

Study for an accredited course

If you’re thinking of studying statistics at university, make sure that the course is accredited by us – we assess on a range of criteria to ensure that our accredited courses deliver quality on breadth and depth of statistical content.

Take up a training course

Our training courses are renowned for both the range of topics covered and the quality of our trainers. If you’re a user of statistics, a professional statistician or data analyst, you’ll find a course to add to your understanding and skills.