The SBE Technical Professional Training Program is designed for newer broadcast technical professionals and those just entering the field. It includes a one-year SBE MemberPlus membership (includes all Member benefits plus access to all new and archived SBE educational webinars – more than 100!), a download copy of the SBE CertPreview practice exam for the SBE Certified Broadcast Technologist (CBT) certification; one CBT Exam session to earn the SBE CBT designation, entry into the SBE Mentor Program – paired with an experienced broadcast engineer volunteer mentor; one copy of the 700-page SBE Broadcast Engineering Handbook- Hands-On Guide to Station Design and Maintenance.
Information provided in this application will be used to determine membership eligibility.
Required fields are marked with*.
State/Province (Required of US and Canada members*)
Zip Code/Postal Code*
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Primary Phone* (used for printed and online directories; available only to other SBE members)
Date of Birth
Please indicate which chapter you would like to join if your Technical Professional Training Program application is accepted. (Find a chapter)
If accepted, please enroll me in Local Chapter #
SBE Certification # (if applicable)
Sponsor’s Name/Who introduced you to SBE? (optional)
For SBE CertPreview and Certification:*
Place of Employment*
Current Job Title*
Type of Facility*
Description of Duties*
Total years of responsible Engineering experience:*
Type of experience - check all that apply:
List your most recent experience in broadcast engineering or related employment. You must list at least one experience. If a field does not apply, enter "n/a."
Company Name and Location
Position or Title
Type of Facility
List in chronological order your most recent educational history.
* If applying for Student Member status (post-secondary school), you must complete the following:
You are a (check one):
List your faculty advisor, dean, department chair or registrar. SBE will contact to verify your student status.
List awards, patents, books, articles, short courses, seminars related to broadcast-communications technology, etc.
Have you ever been convicted of a felony?*
If yes, describe in full.
If approved, I agree to abide by the Society of Broadcast Engineers By-Laws and Canons of Ethics.
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Visa/Mastercard - The Verification Code is a three-digit number on the back of your credit card. The full credit card number is reprinted in the signature box and at the end of the number is the Verification Code.
American Express - The Verification Code is a four-digit number on the front of the card above the credit card number on either the right or the left side of your American Express credit card.