When you sign up the forum sends an e-mail to the administrator saying you would like access to the forum.
BUT it only tells us you user name.
In order to verify you really are a member of the FoSC you need to complete the second part in the instructions. Please send an e-mail telling the Webmaster the user name you have chosen AND your FoSC membership number.
You will not be authorised to log in and use the forum until the Webmaster has the e-mail confirming your FoSC membership number.