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Welcome to the Australian Institute of  Training and Development (AITD), the community where L&D professionals find a premium peer network, extensive resources and contemporary learning. The result? Empowered members who build thriving, adaptable workforces and rewarding careers.

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Who we are

We’re the industry body for qualified and credible learning and development professionals. And because we’re not-for-profit, we provide excellent value – with profits reinvested to benefit our members, our industry and our community, not some faceless business owner.


What we do

Our thousands of members and subscribers rely on us for:

Recognition – AITD membership is a mark of trust and integrity
Rapport – Access to a vibrant tribe of like-minded member-experts
Research – Draw on cutting-edge information, tips and training
Representation – We represent their needs to government, business and the community


Why we’re here

We believe learning is important for everyone and that everyone deserves the opportunity to learn. So we provide the latest content, resources, expertise and platforms for discussion – to keep our members at the forefront of L&D best practice, improve your organisation’s bottom line, and help you build a thriving and adaptable workforce.


How we deliver

From formal courses to webinars, structured conferences to discussion forums – as well as publications, mentoring and a plethora of online resources – our members draw upon the very best in training and development information. Making them the very best they can be, now and into the future.


Where we’ve come from

We’ve been the primary professional membership organisation for L&D professionals across Australia since 1971. Providing support, resources and continuous learning opportunities for members in diverse roles, such as:

  • educators and trainers
  • coaches and mentors
  • course coordinators
  • instructors and teachers
  • tutors
  • facilitators
  • assessors
  • instructional designers
  • consultants and HR professionals

To discuss membership benefits or learn more, click contact us or call on +61 (0)2 9211 9414.