Persons qualifying for Professional Membership in accordance with the definitions below who accept and agree to be governed by the By-Laws of the Post-Tensioning Institute may apply for membership on-line or by completing an application form and mailing it to PTI with payment of the first year’s dues. All membership applications must be approved by the PTI Board of Directors.
Note: persons who work for companies that are eligible for one or more company-level categories of membership may not apply for professional membership unless the company is also a member.
Design Professional ($195.00):
Licensed Design Professional - An individual who is licensed to practice structural design or architecture.
Engineers and Architects-in-Training - An individual who is a graduate of a recognized institution of higher learning, in the field of architecture or engineering, but who has not yet fulfilled the requirements for professional licensing.
Construction Professional ($195.00):
Contractor/Builder - An individual who is employed by a firm, or corporation that contracts with another organization or individual for the construction of a building, bridge or other structure in which post-tensioning is used, or that is engaged in the installation or stressing of post-tensioning materials.
Construction Engineer/Construction Manager - An individual who plans, manages and/ or inspects construction projects.
Inspector/ Testing Technician - An individual who performs inspection and/or testing related to post-tensioning systems or post-tensioned construction
Government Employee ($195.00):
An individual who is employed by federal, state or local government.
Educator ($195.00) – An individual who is employed full-time as a professor/ instructor in a recognized institution of higher learning, in the architectural, engineering or construction management field.
Student ($40.00) - An individual who is enrolled full-time in a recognized institution of higher learning, in the architectural, engineering or construction management field. Official transcript required.
Other Professional Services ($195.00):
Legal Professional – An attorney or other legal professional who advises or represents the Institute, its Members, their customers or the Post-Tensioning Industry in legal matters.
Information Technology Consultant – An individual who provides consulting services related to computer systems and applications to the Institute, its Members, their customers or the Post-Tensioning industry.
Researcher/Scientist - An individual who is possesses an degree from a recognized institution of higher learning in the field of science, including: physics, chemistry, and geology, and who performs services for the Institute, its Members, their customers or the Post-Tensioning industry.
Retired Professional ($40.00):
Retired Professional – An individual who qualifies for one or more of the above professional categories, but who has retired from full-time employment either as an employee for a firm, corporation or organization, or as a professional consultant.
International Professional Member ($195.00):
A person with the same qualifications as noted above, but who resides outside the U.S., Canada or Mexico.
To apply for PTI membership on-line, click here.