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Professional Membership options

Professional Membership is for those who hold a British Dyslexia Association accreditation or equivalent, and who wish to have their professional status recognised. Student membership is for post-graduate students registered on a course leading to a specialist qualification approved by the BDA Accreditation Board.

Benefits include:

  • Members' rate for the Dyslexia Journal
  • BDA's Dyslexia Contact magazine, 3 times a year
  • BDA E-newsletter
  • Invitation to the BDA AGM Members' Day
  • Consultation on key policy issues (via elected representative)

AMBDA

£70.00

Associate Membership of the British Dyslexia Association is for those who have completed an AMBDA accredited course or equivalent and is required for all those applying for or holding an APC with the BDA.


Additional benefits

  • Professional indemnity insurance at members' rate through the Alan Boswell Group
  • Eligible to be on the BDA online Tutor List
  • Discount on BDA conferences
  • Discount on BDA E-Learning training courses
  • CPD verified every three years
  • Members' resource area

AMBDA FE/HE

£70.00

Associate Membership of the British Dyslexia Association Further and Higher Education is for those who have completed and AMBDA FE/HE accredited course, or equivalent,


Additional benefits

  • Professional indemnity insurance at members' rate through the Alan Boswell Group
  • Eligible to be on the BDA online Tutor List
  • Discount on BDA conferences
  • Discount on BDA E-Learning training courses
  • CPD verified every three years
  • Members' resource area

Professional Membership

£68.00

This membership is for those who hold a BDA accreditation of Accredited Teacher/Practitioner Status (ATS/APS); Accredited Teacher/Practitioner Status Dyscalculia (ATD/APD); Accredited Tutor Status, Further & Higher Education (ATS FE/HE); or a Teaching Practising Certificate (TPC) but do not hold AMBDA.


Additional benefits

  • Professional indemnity insurance at members' rate through the Alan Boswell Group
  • Eligible to be on the BDA online Tutor List
  • Discount on BDA conferences
  • Discount on BDA E-Learning training courses
  • Members' resource area

Professional Student Membership

£25.00

This is for students in the UK only who are currently on a BDA accredited course. Discounts on BDA training courses and conferences are not available to Student Members

Professional Affiliate Membership

£58.00

This membership is for allied SpLD professions; Educational, Clinical and Chartered Psychologists; Speech & Language and Occupational Therapists


Additional benefits

  • Discount on BDA conferences
  • Discount on BDA E-Learning training courses

Workplace Professional

£70.00

For professionals working in a related field such as assessors, coaches and assistive technology trainers.


Additional benefits

  • Eligible to be on the BDA list of registered Workplace Practitioners
  • 10% discount on BDA conferences
  • 10% discount on BDA E-Learning training courses
  • BDA E-newsletter

Professional Overseas Membership

£83.00

A £15 fee has been added to Overseas Membership to cover the cost of postage and packing


Additional benefits

  • Discount on BDA conferences
  • Discount on BDA E-Learning training courses

Professional Student Overseas Membership

£40.00

For students who are currently on a BDA Accredited course. Discounts on BDA training courses and conferences are not available to Student Members. £15 has been added to the Membership fee to cover postage and packing

AMBDA Overseas Membership

£85.00

A £15 fee has been added to Overseas Membership to cover the cost of postage and packing

Dyslexia Contact magazine

Dyslexia Contact is our official magazine, it is published three times a year and is available exclusively to our members.

Dyslexia Contact is a lively, visual publication written in a dyslexia-friendly style that aims to provide impartial, practical information and advice for issues related to dyslexia. It is suitable for all with an interest in dyslexia including dyslexic people, parents, professionals and organisations.

Any questions?

Email: membership@bdadyslexia.org.uk

Tel: 03334 054 555