Congratulations on the first step to Membership of the APS.  APS membership is for those who sell for a living and are interested in joining an organisation that takes pride in how we conduct ourselves and the value we deliver to our customers and clients. As a member of the Association of Professional Sales you will exhibit integrity, credibility and a genuine interest in helping your customers obtain the right products and services for their needs.

Association of Professional Sales Membership Application Form

Next steps

  1. Complete & return the application form above with a URL to your LinkedIn profile for evaluation to determine which grade you are awarded criteria below (if you prefer you may send a current CV to
  2. Your membership grade will be confirmed and invoice sent within 48 hours (grading and fees below)
  3. APS Membership Services reserves the right to contact any named reference
  4. On receipt of payment you will be entitled to take advantage of APS benefits including:
  • The use of designatory letters after your name
  • Gain access to thought leadership content in the members area of the APS website, social channels and blogs – providing knowledge, research and insight
  • Receive invitation to take the APS Professional Registration exam
  • Participate in live networking opportunities, events and webinars

APS Membership Criteria

There are three routes to APS Membership, practical sales experience, academic credentials or a combination of the two, please see below table to understand this criteria.

Level* Letters Practitioner Entry or  Academic Entry
Fellow F.APS 10-15 years experience including 5+ years at a senior sales leadership level with portfolio of evidence Level 6 (Degree) qualification in sales + 3 years experience or Level 7 (Post Grad Degree) qualification in sales
Adv. Member Adv.APS 5-10 years sales experience with portfolio of evidence Level 4 qualification in sales + 2 years experience or Level 6 qualification in sales
Member Mem.APS 2 years sales experience Level 4 qualification
Associate Member Assoc.APS None None
Registered Sales Professional None Pass the Professional Registration Assessment

* If using designatory letters, add Affiliate (Aff) at all levels for people not currently in a practicing, academic or studying sales role.

APS Membership Fees

Fellow – £545 (+vat)

Advanced Member – £345 (+vat)

Member – £195 (+vat)

No initial joining fee