Student Membership

12 month Therapist In Training Membership fee - $44.00 (inc GST)  (Administration Fee has been waived)

Therapist in Training Membership application form effective 1 July 2016:  Please request a copy from the Office by sending an email to  :

Benefits of becoming a Therapist in Training member;

  • Establish a professional industry profile from the beginning of your training.
  •  When you graduate, enter directly into Professional Level of membership relative to the course you have just completed.
  • FREE Professional Level Insurance Student Policy AU$20M Professional Indemnity and Public Liability Insurance under the MAA Master Policy
  • If part of your study course is conducted in another country your policy will cover you while you are overseas, except for USA & Canada [conditions apply relating to the law of each country] - MAA Membership is worldwide.
  • Personalised Advertising Flyer specific for your RTO Clinic to assist you to 'value add' to the Student Clinic client base.  Your RTO will be requested to supply advertising material for your personalised MAA Member Clinic flyer.
  • 4GB MAA Branded USB Flash drive Welcome Kit containing important information about being a member of MAA with plenty of space to add new information as it is updated.
  • MAA "In Touch" Newsletters to save to your Member USB.
  • Opportunity to purchase MAA 'Open House' products when promoted.
  • Invitations, from time to time, to participate in various industry related competitions.


Membership Voting Rights

Q. Does a Therapist in Training have rights to vote at the AGM?  

A. No.  Therapists in Training do not have membership voting rights.


Health Fund Information

Health Funds do not accept Therapist In Training (students) as Health Fund Providers

Graduates who enter directly into Therapeutic, Remedial or Myotherapy levels of Membership are not automatically selected for work with all Health Funds.  Individual applications apply. Not all applications are accepted by all Health Funds.

Graduates who enter directly into Health & Wellbeing Professional level are not eligible to apply for  Health Provider numbers

Medibank Private

Medibank has updated its Requirements for Recognised Providers. The particular amendments relate to facilities, privacy, average services and fair and reasonable charges. These requirements are effective from 25 March 2015. It is very important that you familiarize yourself with the amended Requirements for Recognised Providers. We also suggest that you share this information with colleagues, supervisors, managers and owners of workplaces so they are aware of your responsibilities once you graduate. 


Contact Info

Suite 39, Level 1, 93 Wells Road
Chelsea Heights Vic 3196


Postal Address:

Suite 39, Level 1, 93 Wells Road
Chelsea Heights Vic 3196
TEL: 03 9773 1881
FAX: 03 9773 4109

Phone enquiries between 9.00am to 4.00pm Office Hours (Mon-Fri) 9:00am to 4:00pm

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