Become a Fellow of SET

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Play an important role and have an influential voice within SET

Would you like to play an important role and have an influential voice within the Society for Education and Training (SET)? Join us as a Fellow today and start making valuable contributions to post-14 education.

Being a Fellow of SET holds great weight to employers, colleagues and, of course, those learning from you, signifying that you’re an experienced practitioner in your field.

We encourage all Fellows to help promote professionalism, demonstrate best practice and raise awareness of SET.

Am I eligible for a Fellowship?

If you can say ‘yes’ to any of the below questions then you are eligible:

  • Do you hold a Level 5 teaching qualification, plus a masters or doctorate in education or the subject you teach, and have a minimum of 5 years teaching/training experience?
  • Have you successfully completed your ATS?
  • Do you hold an honorary degree or have your received honors in the Queen’s birthday or New Year’s list in addition to your teaching degree?
  • Do you hold an ETF Technical Teaching Fellowship?

SET Fellows can:

  • Use the designatory letters FSET.
  • Participate in surveys and consultations.
  • Apply for QTLS status.


Joining SET as a Fellow is only £7.25 a month or £87 annually when paid by direct debit.

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If you meet the eligibility criteria and would like to apply for a SET Fellowship, please contact our team at or on 0800 093 9111 (Monday-Friday, 9:30am-5:30pm) for further details. You may need to provide proof of your eligibility.

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