What are the criteria?
- 10 years RA experience
- Evidence of significant contribution to the profession
- Two referees (1 TOPRA member + 1 Fellow or 1 TOPRA Member + 1 TOPRA Member with at least 10 years RA experience*)
If you do not know any current Fellows, see our list of current TOPRA Fellows (member-only access). Alternatively, please email TOPRA’s Membership team.
Please note, the criteria linked to referees has been updated in 2021 to allow applications to be supported by 2 TOPRA Members, instead of 1 TOPRA Member + 1 TOPRA Fellow. If you apply with 2 TOPRA Members as your referees, please make sure 1 of those TOPRA Members has at least 10 years’ RA experience.
Key area of the application – contribution to the profession
This example gives an indication on the type of information to include in your evidence of contribution to the profession:
Guidelines for Referees
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Please review a candidate’s application thoroughly before signing.
Please proofread for punctuation, spelling errors and consistent formatting
|Activity / contribution to the profession
|How often and over what time period was the activity performed?
|How did this activity make an impact on the profession?
|Demonstrate how this was outside your expected job role
|Lecturing on TOPRA MSC Module
|Training of about 40 regulatory professionals to help them achieve a qualification and / or give skills and up to date knowledge in an emerging area of regulation
|Lectures prepared in my own time and work for TOPRA as a volunteer