AMI
Professional
Membership

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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Learn more about AMI’s 2020 Membership Offers

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.

AMI PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP LEVELS

AFFILIATE Member

For non-marketers with an interest in marketing

AMI Affiliate Membership is a cost-effective solution to broaden your understanding of marketing, while opening the doors to a dynamic community of Australian marketers. Whether you’re a small business owner, a professional in a related field or someone considering a career in the marketing industry, AMI Membership will assist you in learning the basics of marketing.

Associate member

For marketing
professionals

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

 student member

For those who are taking the first steps in their career

In today’s highly competitive environment, joining a professional association helps you build connections and foster professional relationships to get closer to your goals. In addition to access to networking and professional development opportunities, AMI Student Membership demonstrates commitment to a career in marketing. Students of AMI accredited educational institutions are able to join the Institute for FREE!

graduate member

For graduates during the first two years of their marketing career

On the completion of full time study, AMI Student Members may apply for professional membership at the special graduate rate of $150 (incl GST) per year for the first two years. 

international membership

For marketing professionals who reside outside Australia

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

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.

    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

    Complimentary subscription to B&T magazine

    Member rates and discounts for exclusive partner events and content

    Career opportunities at the Marketing Jobs Hub

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

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

    Graduate Members*

    $150

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    Digital Badge certifying Graduate Membership and eligibility to use AMAMI post-nominal

    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

    Complimentary subscription to B&T magazine and Marketing Mag

    Member rates and discounts for exclusive partner events and content

    Career opportunities at the Marketing Jobs Hub

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

    Only available for current AMI Student Members as membership upgrade.

    Affiliate Members

    $99

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    Digital Badge certifying Affiliate Membership

    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

    Career opportunities at the Marketing Jobs Hub

    Associate Members

    $410

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    Digital Badge certifying Associate Membership and eligibility to use AMAMI 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

    FREE access to the AMI online content library

    Complimentary subscription to B&T magazine and Marketing Mag

    Member rates and discounts for exclusive partner events and content

    Career opportunities at the Marketing Jobs Hub

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

    *Restrictions apply

    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 B&T magazine and Marketing Mag

    Complimentary subscription to CMO magazine

    Complimentary subscription to The Growth Faculty – ON DEMAND platform

    Career opportunities at the Marketing Jobs Hub

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

    *Restrictions apply

    Only available to current AMI Associate Members

    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. 

    AMI Marketing Expert

    Turn your marketing skills into a nationally recognised certification!  Developed in collaboration with Deakin University, AMI Microcredentials  are  available in Digital Marketing, Data-driven Marketing, Content Marketing, Creative Marketing, and Customer Experience.

    Awards

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

    Content Library

    Get access to the exclusive content and recorded webinars through the AMI Content Library.

    Complimentary PI Insurance

    For marketers who operate a consultancy business, the Australian Marketing Institute offers complimentary Professional Indemnity Insurance from Association Insurance Australia (AIA) – an insurance advisory firm that has over 20 years of 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

    Associate and Fellow 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 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.

    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. 

    About US

    Our Story

    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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    Get In Touch

    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) 8256 1654.