The Chartered Institute of Linguists (CIOL) is a leading international professional body for people using foreign language skills at work. It is the only organization that can offer Chartership, recognized the world over and publicly understood as a badge of quality and expertise. Membership offers professional recognition, entry on our Find-a-Linguist directory and full access to over 150 hours of continuing professional development webinars, as well as our mentoring service and networking opportunities. Through CIOL Qualifications, we deliver fully regulated, widely recognized professional language qualifications.