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About membership

Thank you for considering to become a member of the Association of Neurophysiological Technologists of Australia Inc.

ANTA Inc. is a professional association created to support, encourage and provide professional interaction to neurophysiological scientists and technologists across Australia.

The benefits of membership with our Association include:

  • Discounts to ANTA Conferences held annually.
  • Discounts to workshops and learning opportunities supported by ANTA.
  • Access to Members Area of the Website which contains procedures and guidelines clinical tests, infection control etc.
  • Information on Education opportunities and access to the Education Representative.
  • Access to the OSET Website.
  • Support and networking opportunities.
  • Membership is valued by employers (may be compulsory).

Membership is offered at three different levels with varying qualifications and employment requirements.

List of membership options:

  •    Full Member

Any person working in the field of Clinical Neurophysiology within Australia  who has a Bachelor of Medical/Biomedical Science with major components of human anatomy and physiology (or equivalent).

They must be working towards gaining practical competence in at least Electroencephalography.

This level is only available for a two year period, after which the requirements of Accredited Membership must be filled or the Member will automatically drop to Associate Membership status.

Any Member who has been accepted as a ‘Full Member’ prior to 2017 AGM will remain a ‘Full Member’ for as long as they remain financial in the Association or until they are eligible for Accredited Membership.

  • Accredited Member

An Accredited member must hold a minimum Bachelor of Medical/Biomedical Science with major components of human anatomy and physiology (or equivalent).

They must have at least one (1) year practical experience and achieved a practical level of competence deemed acceptable by ANTA Inc. including Performing EEG Competence.

They must maintain ANTA Inc. Continued Professional Development (CPD) Those unable or unwilling to comply with CPD will remain as Full Membership

SEE GRAND PARENT CLAUSE for non BSc Holders with more than 5 years Experience.

Accredited Member Grandparent Clause

As at midnight on the 18th August 2017 Current members who hold Practical Competence for one or more Clinical Neurophysiological tests included in the ANTA Inc Competence Statements deemed acceptable by ANTA Inc. including at least Performing EEG competence but DO NOT have a Bachelor of Science will be accepted as an Accredited member.

  •   Associate Member

Any member working in the field that does not hold the minimum qualifications required for Full Membership. This is the usual grade for those working in allied health areas and in the field of Neurophysiological Measurement outside Australia.

Associate Members may be, at the discretion of the Association, persons who are interested in furthering the aims and objects of the Association and who wish to receive the literature and attend the meetings of the Association. This shall include Company Representatives.

REQUIRED DOCUMENT UPLOADS

You must provide evidence to support your application for Membership. Failure to provide supporting evidence to show that you meet the requirements of your chosen level may result in your application being delayed or cancelled.

Accredited and Full Member applicants must upload the appropriate documents to support their applications. Ensure you have your documents ready to upload before moving onto the next step.

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