Student Membership

Join Australia’s leading association for acupuncturists and Chinese medicine practitioners

Launch your career as a qualified traditional Chinese medicine professional by joining AACMA before you graduate. If you’re a student currently enrolled in an AACMA-recognised acupuncture or Chinese medicine course, you’re eligible to join AACMA as a student member. Student membership is free.

Our student members can access a range of benefits and opportunities to learn more about the profession.

Receive regular communication about industry developments that will impact on you as a practitioner

Free or discounted entry to important industry events.

Access to Australia’s only mentoring program for Chinese medicine practitioners

  • Enhance your personal and professional growth by partnering with an experienced, qualified mentor for personal support and guidance in your final year of study or in your first year after graduation. Find out more

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Become a student member

Our fully qualified practitioner members access a broad range of services and support.

Expert assistance when you commence as a qualified practitioner

  • Industry-specific information, advice, support and resources
  • Listing with the AACMA Practitioner Referral Service
  • AACMA-branded practice tools, including brochures and display materials
  • Access to AACMA’s professional indemnity insurance cover from Guild Insurance.

Ongoing professional support

  • Access to professional development opportunities
  • Advocacy to government bodies and industry organisations
  • Rapid response to negative media, and promotion of positive media
  • Invaluable networking and collaboration opportunities.

Discounts on professional and promotional expenses

  • No AACMA application fee, saving $165
  • Discounted first-year membership fee of $120, saving $385.00
  • Discounted fees for first-year professional indemnity insurance
  • Free member web page
  • Discounted member rates for AACMA events

Become a practitioner member

Graduate Program Scheme

AACMA is offering graduate members a progressive pricing plan to assist with membership payments

1st year graduate - $120.00

Full membership - $515.00

Please note: the application fee of $165.00 is payable when you initially join AACMA. (This application fee can be waived if you are a current AACMA student member).

Become a student member

Become a practitioner member

Email or call 07 3457 1800 if you would like more information about AACMA membership.