Section 23 of R.A. 8495 states that...An integrated organization of mechanical engineers shall be created and accredited by the Board of Mechanical Engineering and the Professional Regulation Commission. All persons whose names now appear in the roll of professional mechanical engineers, mechanical engineers, and certified plant mechanics under the custody of the Board and the Commission, or those who may hereafter be included therein upon registration and payment of the required fees shall automatically become members of the integrated and accredited organization of mechanical
Philippine Society of Mechanical Engineers (PSME) is the only PRC Accredited Professional Organization (APO) for Mechanical Engineers. PRC requires all persons practicing as Professional Mechanical Engineers (PME), Registered Mechanical Engineers (RME) and Certified Plant Mechanic (CPM) to present a Certificate Of Good Standing (COGS) from PSME on renewal of license. These persons must also earn Continuing Professional Development (CPD) credit units as a requirement in renewing license. PSME helps its members not only in complying to this PRC requirement but even in the processing of PRC license.
Benefits of PSME Membership
What's in it for me? PSME mission is to help you advance your career.
At PSME, you can LEARN many things that can help you in your work. PSME offers CPD accredited seminars, conferences with expert lecturers and speakers, technical resources like Philippine Mechanical Engineering Code (2012), books and articles and other information available to members only. You learn by participating in various conferences, technical forums and meetings.
You can also SHARE your skills to help your fellow members. PSME offers opportunity for you to publish your materials. to be a technical presenter in various forums, to be a certified CPD lecturer, to participate in developing standards for the industries that interest you, to review technical papers of colleagues and to participate in creating or revising codes and standards,
PSME offers opportunity for you to give back to the profession that made you. You can VOLUNTEER to join in various groups and chapter. You have an opportunity to do community service, to practice leadership, to learn from colleagues by seeing them work up close. You expand, not only your knowledge, but also your network.
PSME gives out AWARDS and RECOGNITION to outstanding members. You get to be recognize for advancing the art of mechanical engineering.
You also get DISCOUNTS as a member in seminar fees, registration fees, purchases and job postings.