Honouring intentions of existing members working toward Associate/Full or Professional membership

Existing members at the time of the SGM 2 March 2021, who are actively working towards Associate or Professional Membership can apply for Professional or Full/Associate membership using the criteria of the old system. Please check with the Administrator if this applies to you. If you have any queries please contac - info@cdanz.org.nz

Professional

Professional membership is for experienced practitioners who hold a Level 6 career specific qualification and have worked in the industry for 3 of the last 5 years, and who wish to be recognised at this level of expertise.

To ensure the smooth processing of your application, please note that we require the following forms to be completed and supplied. Please email documents to info@cdanz.org.nz. On receipt of your application an invoice will be emailed to you.

A verified scanned copy of your Careers Specific qualification. (Professional Membership only). Please note: This qualification must be, at a minimum, a level 6 qualification. Click here for a list of current qualifications which meet CDANZ criteria. (For qualifications not listed, please contact CDANZ before you submit your application to check that it meets the criteria.)

*Note: A verified copy is where you photocopy the original qualification and take the original and the copy to a JP or a lawyer for the copy to be certified as a true copy. Please email the scanned copy with the JP or lawyer signature. Keep the original on file for possible later verification.

  • Fee: $247.00+GST Professional Annual Subscription & (if not upgrading) $100.00 +GST Administration Joining Fee (Total $399.05 incl GST)

Full was Associate

Full/Associate membership is for those who are currently working in the industry and have been working in the industry for at least 1 year in the last 3 years. They may or may not have a tertiary level qualification and may have commenced study towards a recognised career specific qualification NZQA Level 6 or above.

To ensure the smooth processing of your application, please note that we require the following forms to be completed and supplied. Please email documents to info@cdanz.org.nz. On receipt of your application an invoice will be emailed to you.