Membership to National Association of Australian Teachers of the Deaf

The Members of the National Association Australian Teachers of the Deaf (NAATD) shall be the State Branches of the Association of which there may be one in New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria and Western Australia.

There are a range of categories of membership to the National Association of Australian Teachers of the Deaf.
Please select the category you wish to be considered for and contact a member of your state branch to access a membership form.

Full Membership

This category is open to holders of awards in the education of Deaf and Hard of Hearing students approved by the Committee. You must provide a university transcript documenting your studies in an approved university program.

Full Membership - CPE Current Membership

This category is open to full members who meet an additional mandatory CPE requirement of a minimum of 15 hours approved CPE every two years. This CPE may include professional reading, participation in online lectures, courses and workshops, and engagement in accredited CPE events. These activities must be directly related to the education of children and students who are deaf.
Full Member- Continuing Professional Education Application can be accessed here.

Associate Membership

This category is open to any personnel working with Deaf and Hard of Hearing children and students. This may include speech pathologists, occupational therapists and audiologists.

Student Membership

This category is open to students undertaking study in the field of education of Deaf and Hard of Hearing children and students.

Retired Membership

This category is open to former members.

Life Membership

Life Membership may be offered to any member who, in the opinion of the Committee has made an outstanding contribution to the education of Deaf and Hard of Hearing students.