Belong to a strong professional body which lobbies to further the interests of your profession, and promotes healthy lifestyles through education and community development. If you work or study in the health, physical education, sport and recreation industries, then you should get the most out of your profession by joining ACHPER.
Membership BenefitsReason #1: Advocacy and Representation
We work in your best interests and speaking on your behalf when it comes to input on important industry issues. As an ACHPER member you will be represented on State and National committees and Review Boards, given a voice at State and Federal Government level and represented in industry dealings with government agencies, businesses and community leaders.
We provide you with access to numerous theoretical and practical Professional Learning activities to help you explore innovative ideas and practices and further your career, connect with like-minded colleagues at our events, and receive discounted rates on all of our conferences, seminars and workshops.
We will provide you with access to articles, lesson plans, and resources for your classroom via our Journal, Magazine, and the website. Also receive regular updates, newsletters and support materials from ACHPER WA.
We will help you to engage with professionals face-to-face and digitally. Network with peers and industry experts at member networking events, join discussions through the website and social networks, gain access to the members’ area of the state and national website, and get the opportunity to advisory groups.
Eligibility & FeesMembership to ACHPER is only available to individuals. Please refer below for more details
Full Membership – $140
Graduates from tertiary institutions;
Holders of relevant qualifications that are acceptable to the Board;
People who are acceptable to the Board on a case-by-case basis.
Graduate 1st Year Membership – $80
Open to all graduates that meet the course specifications of Student Membership who graduated in 2016.
Graduate 2nd Year Membership – $110
Open to all graduates that meet the course specifications of Student Membership who graduated in 2015.
Student Membership – $50
Currently enrolled students in post-secondary institutions in any area that is acceptable to the Board. NB: Student members are not eligible to vote or hold office.
Non-Working/Retired Membership – $70
Persons who are remunerated for less than 2.5 days per week will be eligible to be non-working/retired members of ACHPER.
Corporate Affiliation Membership – $330
Corporations, organisations and associations which support the purpose of ACHPER and whose employees are generally not eligible for individual membership of ACHPER may apply to be affiliated as Corporate Members of ACHPER.
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