Membership Categories

As a professional, sports trainer or student whose work encompasses physical activity, sports medicine and sports science, you will benefit from joining Sports Medicine Australia.

There are several categories of membership at SMA. They have been designed to cater for the needs of different groups. The categories are:

ASMF Fellows

Are a group of members that have made great contributions to SMA by (but not limited to) attending Australian and international conferences, having published research in national or international publications, assisting in the administration of some SMA projects and lecturing at workshops. More

Professional (Full) Membership

Is available to all people with an appropriate tertiary degree recognised and approved by Sports Medicine Australia National Board. Full members have voting rights and receive a subscription to Sport Health and the Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport. More

Recent Graduate Membership

Is available to anyone who has completed Full Time study in the last 12 months. Recent Graduate Members receive a subscription to Sport Health, the Journal of Science of Medicine in Sport and and are entitled to all SMA Member discounts. More

Student Membership

Is available free to anyone who studies Full Time. Student Members receive an online subscription to Sport Health and are entitled to some of the SMA Member discounts. More

Associate Membership

Is available to all people with an interest in sport and sports medicine. Associate members receive a subscription to Sport Health. More

Sports Trainer Membership

Is available to SMA Accredited Sports Trainers. Sports Trainer members receive a subscription to Sport Health and the Sports Trainers Digest. Sports Trainer Membership can include Professional Indemnity Insurance if required. More

Corporate Membership

Is available to companies that have an interest in the sports medicine or sports science industry. Corporate members receive discounts on advertising and direct marketing opportunities to SMA members. More

Club Membership

Is available to any sporting club from the elite level through to local grass root clubs.

All members of SMA have access to a range of special discounts, SMA policies and guidelines, educational material, SMA merchandise and SMA activities. More