You can apply to be an associate fellow if you meet the following three criteria:

  • hold tertiary undergraduate qualifications (AQF level 7 or higher) in L&D or a related discipline*
  • have at least five years' working experience in training, L&D, organisational development or a related field
  • can demonstrate a significant contribution to the profession of learning and development.

*Related disciplines are broad and may include:

  • human resources
  • organisational development
  • talent development 
  • vocational education and training
  • education
  • adult education, and
  • other emerging qualifications in related disciplines where a link to learning and development is evident.

Annual membership | $370 (incl. GST)
New member joining fee | $35 (incl. GST)

Please be aware all applications undergo a thorough assessment and it may take some time for the approval process to be completed.

Please note that membership is non-transferable and non-refundable. By becoming an AITD member, you agree to abide by our terms and conditions, constitution, by-laws and code of ethics.

To apply, please download the application form, complete and return to