Membership Requirements

One of the Institute’s strategies to achieve its mission is the recruitment and induction of Members into different categories to build their leadership competencies on a continuing basis and recognition as professionals in leadership development process. With the exception of Honourary Fellow, individuals can apply to be admitted as members of the Institute in any of the listed categories depending your qualification and experience.

Benefits of Membership

  • You have opportunity to develop yourself into a world-class transformational leader and trainer through the numerous capacity-building programmes and networking opportunities provided by the Institute.
  • Certified Members & Fellows are qualified to serve as Visiting Faculty to the Institute with attendant benefits.
  • Associates, Certified and Fellows are eligible to serve as Mentors in Fled Mentoring Programme (FMP).
  • Student Members are attached to mentors for grooming and support through FMP.
  • All Members participate in Continuing Professional Leadership Education Programme (CPLE) of the Institute.
  • All Members have access to the Institute’s Conferences, events, resources and publications at discounted rates.

CATEGORIES

  1. Student Member (SMI)

He/she must:

  • Have completed Senior Secondary School or is an undergraduate student in a tertiary institution in Nigeria or elsewhere.
  • Complete the Membership Application Form and return it with relevant documents
  • Take the Pre-induction course organized by the Institute
  • Possess strong moral and ethical values
  • Attend the Induction Ceremony after paying requisite fees

NOTE: Once a Student Member has secured at least 30 credit points from participating in the Institute’s programmes, she/she can apply for upgrade to Associate Level.

  1. Associate Member (AMI)

He/she must:

  • Be a graduate (Degree/HND/NCE) in any discipline. NYSC Candidates are encouraged to apply for Associate Membership. Mature individuals with proven years of leadership experience may also apply for Associateship.
  • Complete the Membership Application Form and return it with relevant documents
  • Take the Pre-induction course organized by the Institute
  • Possess strong moral and ethical values
  • Attend the Induction Ceremony after paying requisite fees

NOTE: To become a Certified Member, the candidate must have secured at least 150 credit points from participating in the Institute’s programmes.

  1. Certified Member (CMI)

He/she must:

  • Possess a Masters degree or be a graduate with at least seven years post-graduation work experience.
  • Complete the Membership Application Form and return it with relevant documents
  • Take the Pre-induction course organized by the Institute
  • Possess strong moral and ethical values
  • Attend the Induction Ceremony after paying requisite fees

NOTE: To attain the Professional Fellowship status, the candidate must have secured at least 250 credit points from participating in the Institute’s programmes.

  1. Professional Fellow (PFI)

He/she must:

  • Possess a Ph.D in any discipline or a Masters degree with at least seven years post-graduation work experience.
  • Complete the Membership Application Form and return it with relevant documents
  • Take the Pre-induction course organized by the Institute
  • Possess strong moral and ethical values
  • Attend the Induction Ceremony after paying requisite fees
  1. Honourary Fellowship (HFI)

This is conferred on distinguished Members of society who have excelled in their career and profession. It is awarded on personal recognition, and such individuals are exempted from taking the Pre-induction course.

MEMBERSHIP IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM

Membership Category         Membership Numbering After Induction, a Fled Institute Member can attach this title to their Name
Student  Member S.00001 SMI
Associate Member A.00002 AMI
Certified Member C.00003 CMI
Professional Member P.00004 PFI
Honourary Fellow H.00005 HFI

                                        HOW MEMBERS OF THE INSTITUTE EARN CREDITS

There are different ways members of Fled Institute can earn Credit to enable them advance in learning and move from one level to a higher level in the Institute. For each Fled Institute’s programme you attend, you earn credits and they add up your Continuing Professional Leadership Education (CPLE). The following are specific ways.

S/N EVENT MAXIMUM CREDIT UNIT
1. Executive Professional Leadership Programme (Fled Academic Programme) 20
2. Yearly Mandatory Professional Leadership Development Programme 10
Fled Non-Academic Programme 10
3. Attendance of People & Power Conferences 3
3. Fled Leadership Master Class 3
4. Fled Mentoring Programme 3
7. Other Programmes To be assigned as par the programme

Note: Credit does not mean money, but points that add up for you to enable you to grow in the membership scale

 

CONTENT OF FLED MEMBERSHIP PRE-INDUCTION COURSE

  1. About Fled Institute
  2. Personal Leadership Assessment
  3. Understanding the Concept of Leadership (the Fled Version)
  4. Self-esteem for Leadership Excellence
  5. Leaders as change agents
  6. Professional Code of Behaviour for Institute Members

 

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