REIC has two categories of membership
A Candidate Member has applied and been accepted to pursue a designation area of study. A Candidate Member enjoys many member benefits, including reduced registration fees and access to Member Only resources and services. A candidate member pays an annual membership fee.
A Designated Member is a full member who has achieved one or more REIC designations and pays an annual membership fee to maintain their designation. A full Member enjoys access to Member Only savings, resources and services.