II. Applying for Membership of APHP (Work in Progress for online submissions)

MAKING AN APPLICATION FOR MEMBERSHIP AND ACCREDITATION

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
Please note that this application for membership and accreditation is in five parts. All parts must be fully completed for accreditation. A submission fee of R200.00 is required, bank details provided on page 6. Full documentation together with proof of payment of the initial fee must be submitted electronically before your application will be considered by the Accreditation Committee. Only under special and agreed circumstances can supplementary information be supplied by courier or post. Note that CVs should include relevant information only. Please submit to: The Secretary APHP: info.wcape@aphp.org.za

SECTION A: GENERAL INFORMATION
Section A identifies basic information regarding what category of membership you are applying for and personal details. ‘Candidate’ applicants, please submit a letter of motivation explaining why you are interested in the heritage sector. If possible indicate what sort of mentorship you seek (and the name of a potential mentor).

SECTION B: HERITAGE RELATED QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
Section B seeks to clarify your particular heritage related qualifications and experience. Refer to Section 3.1 of the Standards for Accreditation, which establishes core criteria for membership and accreditation. It is necessary to clearly demonstrate how these core criteria have been met.

SECTION C: RECOGNISED COMPETENCY
Section C seeks to clarify your area of competency. A list is provided covering a broad range of heritage related disciplines and specialist skills. Level of competency should be clearly demonstrated in the adjacent column.

SECTION D: DECLARATION
An undertaking that all the documentation submitted is valid and correct and that you will abide by the provisions and spirit of the Association of Professional Heritage Practitioners under its Constitution and Code of Ethics as issued and amended from time to time. The application is completed with the proof of payment which is uploaded in this section.