Welcome to the office...


The IPS provides a much needed community to exchange information and ideas in this fragmented industry.


The IPS is committed to providing training at all levels for its members. This includes seminars and residential events which are recorded for members later use.

Benefits for members

Members can take advantage of PLI insurance and various exclusive IPS discounts on products and services relevant to our industry.

What we do

The Institute of Professional Sound champions the highest quality of sound production and sound recording in all forms of broadcast, recorded, and live events. The IPS provides support, training, standards, community, and professional recognition for our members in the media industries.

The Institute of Professional Sound is a limited company and a registered charity. It is run by an elected Executive Committee, members of which are Directors of the Institute and Trustees of the Charity, assisted by the Secretariat.

The History
The Present

Discussion between members in our fragmented industry is further enabled through meetings, visits, and forumsmailing lists, which provide an invaluable resource for keeping in touch wherever you are.

Industry Involvement