AMI Membership for Professional Marketers

At the Australian Marketing Institute, we believe that collaboration, accountability, learning, ethics and professional standards are important to the growth of the marketing profession. We provide invaluable, cost-saving membership privileges to support each member’s career. AMI Membership gives you credibility as a professional marketer, connects you to the community of Australian marketers and supports you at every stage of your marketing career.

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AMI professional MEMBERSHIP

What are the benefits of becoming an AMI member?

Belong to the Marketing Institute which represents the industry with ethics and professional standards. Become an AMI Member today to develop your professional marketing skills, grow your network and fulfil your potential. Whether you’re a student taking the first steps in your marketing journey, a senior marketing professional interested in gaining recognition of your skills and experience, or a professional in a different field looking to deepen your understanding of marketing, you’ll find a suitable membership level. AMI supports you at every stage of your professional marketing career.

THE FOLLOWING AMI PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP LEVELS ARE OPEN FOR NEW APPLICATIONS

Professional member

For marketing
professionals

 AMI Professional Membership provides you with invaluable membership privileges to support your professional development and advance your marketing career, including training, skill recognition and certification, networking opportunities, access to the latest marketing insights and preferential rates to third party events and resources.

Career Starter

For those who take the first steps in their career

Take the next step in your marketing career by joining the biggest professional marketing community in Australia! 

Early Career Starters (marketers under 30 years old) can apply for the entry level membership of $150 (incl GST) per year.

 student member

For those who study marketing

Build connections and foster professional relationships to get closer to your goals. AMI Student Membership demonstrates commitment to a career in marketing. Students of AMI accredited educational institutions are able to join the Institute for FREE!

AFFILIATE Member

For non-marketers with an interest in marketing

Whether you’re a small business owner, a professional in a related field or someone considering a career in the marketing industry, AMI Affiliate Membership will assist you in learning the basics of marketing.

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For marketing professionals who reside outside Australia

AMI International Membership is for professionals who reside outside Australia and interested in connecting with the community of Australian marketers.

Student Members

$60

Up to 30% discount on all AMI classroom training and events

FREE monthly webinars and livestream chats with leading marketing professionals

FREE access to the AMI Content Library & AMI Member Connect

Member rates and discounts for exclusive partner events and content

Eligibility to participate in the Emerging Marketers Mentoring Program as a Mentee*

*The Emerging Marketers Program is only available to post-graduate students.

Complimentary End-of-Year Celebration ticket

Career opportunities at the Marketing Jobs Hub

Career
Starter*

$150

Up to 30% discount on all AMI classroom training and events

FREE monthly webinars and livestream chats with leading marketing professionals

FREE access to the AMI Content Library & AMI Member Connect

Member rates and discounts for exclusive partner events and content

Eligibility to participate in the Emerging Marketers Mentoring Program as a Mentee

Complimentary End-of-Year Celebration ticket

Career opportunities at the Marketing Jobs Hub

*Must be under 30 y.o.

Professional Members

$410*

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Digital Badge certifying Professional Membership and eligibility to use MAMI post-nominal

Up to 30% discount on all AMI classroom training and events

FREE monthly webinars and livestream chats with leading marketing professionals

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Professional Indemnity Insurance

FREE access to the AMI Content Library & AMI Member Connect

Member rates and discounts for exclusive partner events and content

Eligibility to participate in the Emerging Marketers Mentoring Program as a Mentor*

*Restrictions apply

Complimentary End-of-Year Celebration ticket

Career opportunities at the Marketing Jobs Hub

*Quarterly membership is available.

Fellow Members*

$535

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Digital Badge certifying Fellow Membership and eligibility to use FAMI post-nominal

Up to 40% discount on all AMI classroom training and events

FREE monthly webinars and livestream chats with leading marketing professionals

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Professional Indemnity Insurance

FREE access to the AMI Content Library & AMI Member Connect

Complimentary subscription to CMO magazine

Complimentary subscription to The Growth Faculty – ON DEMAND platform

Eligibility to participate in the Emerging Marketers Mentoring Program as a Mentor*

*Restrictions apply

Complimentary End-of-Year Celebration ticket

Career opportunities at the Marketing Jobs Hub

Only available to current AMI Professional CPM Members

Affiliate Members*

$99

Up to 30% discount on all AMI classroom training and events

FREE monthly webinars and livestream chats with leading marketing professionals

Member rates and discounts for exclusive partner events and content

Career opportunities at the Marketing Jobs Hub

*Open to professionals who engaged in work with marketing, but marketing / advertising IS NOT their primary function.

Member Benefits

As the leading professional marketing institute in Australia, the Australian Marketing Institute offers a platform to advance your thinking, develop your skills, fuel your development and fulfil your potential – so that you are equipped to take on the challenges of a changing marketplace.

Certified Practising Marketer

The Certified Practising Marketer designation is a trust mark for marketing professionals and is the only peak professional benchmark of its kind for marketers in the Asia-Pacific Region. 

Awards

Since 1982, the AMI Awards have celebrated individuals and organisations who have achieved extraordinary success from innovative and effective marketing practices.

Member Connect

Get access to the exclusive content and recorded webinars through the AMI Member Connect.

Complimentary PI Insurance

For marketers who operate a consultancy business, the Australian Marketing Institute offers a complimentary Professional Indemnity Insurance from Austbrokers Countrywide – an insurance advisory firm that has more than 65 years insurance and risk management experience.

Event & Training Discounts

AMI Members get special rates for training and networking events to take their marketing skills to the next level and build their professional network.

Digital Badges & Certificates 

Promote your membership, career achievements and certificates with your network with AMI Digital Badges & Certificates.

AMI Professional MEMBERSHIP LEVELS

Professional Membership that Grows with YOU

Is it time to progress your AMI membership?

 

We’re excited to guide marketers throughout their career and offer a suitable set of benefits  for every career stage.  If your career has advanced, you may be eligible to progress to a new AMI Membership level.

Progress your AMI Membership to gain recognition for your level of knowledge, skills and experience, as well as demonstrate your commitment to ongoing professional development.

 Your CPM Designation

Certified Practising Marketer

Professional Members of the Institute are eligible to gain recognition of their marketing experience through the Certified Practising Marketer (CPM) designation. The CPM designation is the only peak professional benchmark of its kind for marketers in the Asia-Pacific Region. Unlike tertiary of vocational education, CPM recognises both your formal education and the successful application of your marketing knowledge and skills. The completion of a program which has been accredited, certified, or registered by the Australian Marketing Institute entitles you towards a credit reduction in qualifying for the CPM designation.

AMI Fellowship

Demonstrate dedication to the marketing profession!

AMI Certified Practising Marketers are eligible to apply for Fellow if they meet the following criteria: 

  • A minimum of 15 years of experience as a Marketer;
  • At least 5 years in a senior marketing role at an executive level.

Eligible Members have to submit an online application providing their academic transcripts, resume, reference letter from their manager or a Fellow of the AMI. The final decision on the Fellowship to be taken by the AMI Board of Directors.

FREE Student Membership

Your successful marketing career starts here!

The Institute offers FREE Student Membership to students of the AMI accredited educational institutions and Educational Corporate Members. By joining the Australian Marketing Institute as a student member, you will gain access to an array of opportunities for career growth, including a fast track to becoming certified as a CPM sooner. When you graduate, you can apply for the special graduate rate of $150 (incl. GST) per year which gives you full professional membership status for two years after you graduate. Join the Australian Marketing Institute to take advantage of all your opportunities to learn, grow, and feel ready for the future.

AMI Corporate Membership

Join today as a team!

There have been big changes at AMI with our corporate membership packages being completely re-imagined. With more benefits, more value and new services, your marketing team will be equipped with even more knowledge, tools and support.

From small marketing consultancies to multinational companies, government organisations and educational institutions, we understand membership of a professional association has to meet different needs.

AMI Referral Program

Get your membership for FREE when you refer four friends!

For each friend you refer for AMI membership, you will get 3 months complimentary membership on your current membership level and they will also save $100 off their member application fee. 

Claim your Membership & Professional Development expenses!

    Did you know that you may be eligible to claim your membership as a  tax year deduction!  Self-education expenses are also deductible when the course you undertake:

    • Leads to a formal qualification;
    • Has a sufficient connection to your current work activities as an employee;
    • Maintains or improves the specific skills or knowledge you require in your current work activities or
    • Results in, or is likely to result in, an increase in your income from your current work activities.

    About US

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    The Australian Marketing Institute has been supporting progress in the careers of members and advancing the marketing profession since 1933. We deliver this through accreditation of tertiary courses, training programs and events. We celebrate marketing excellence through our Awards program.

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    We look forward to helping you build your knowledge, develop meaningful partnerships and give back to the wider marketing community. If you have any enquiries, please feel free to contact the AMI Membership Team, using the form below or on (02) 7228 2154.