The Institute of Materials Finishing -  the international institute for industrial and academic professionals in surface finishing and coating

Individual Member Benefits

  • Professional recognition: Membership of the IMF is recognised worldwide as an individual’s clear commitment to the Materials Finishing industry
  • Professional membership is a recognised addition to a personal CV and assists career progression
  • Access to our wide range of both distance learning and tutored training courses for skills development and evidence of an individuals Continued Professional Development, program
  • Valuable networking opportunities with fellow industry colleagues
  • Bi-Monthly issues of Transactions - one of the world’s leading technical and scientific journals
  • Bi-Monthly issues of IMFormation – The institutes journal covering the up to date news from the institute, sustaining companies information up and coming events and job vacancies
Membership of The Institute is implicit on adherence to the Code of Conduct as approved by The Board and in force at the time.

The Institute of Materials Finishing offers several grades of membership dependent upon your Qualifications and experience.

The Institute of Materials Finishing is directly linked with the Engineering Council to assist members to obtain this international professional recognition.

For further information please contact Karen Yates at
Exeter House • 48 Holloway Head • Birmingham • B1 1NQ
Tel: 0121 622 7387 • Please refer to contact list for email addresses
Registered in England No 498619 A

Next enrolment is 7 June 2019
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