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MEMBERSHIP WITH AUSTRALIAN HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM ASSOCIATION (AHTA)
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WHY JOIN AHTA?


Students and hotel and tourism industry practitioners who join AHTA contribute to the standing of the hospitality and tourism profession in the community, as well as gaining the benefits provided by being part of a professional community.


Members of AHTA get a range of support, services and information which helps them perform their roles, improve their skills and knowledge, and keep up-to-date. AHTA also builds and promotes the value of the profession.

DISCOVER THE AHTA


Membership of AHTA identifies you whether working or studying in hotel and tourism industry. By joining the association, you are strengthening your credibility in the profession, demonstrating commitment to your career, and supporting the advancement of the hospitality and tourism profession in the community.

 

Discover what the AHTA membership has to offer:


STUDENT MEMBERSHIP (SMAHTA)


Student Member of the Qualified Hospitality Supervisor (SMAHTAQHS)

Student Member of the Qualified Retail Supervisor (SMAHTAQRS)

Student Member of the Qualified Project Supervisor (SMAHTAQPS)

Student Member of the Qualified Gaming Supervisor (SMAHTAQGS)


To be eligible for student membership, you are required to be a full-time student with an interest in the hospitality and tourism profession.


HOW TO APPLY


To become a student member, please complete the online application form.


Student membership is a fee of AUD$20 annually.


ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP (AMAHTA)


Associate Member of the Qualified Hospitality Manager (AMAHTAQHM)

Associate Member of the Qualified Retail Manager (AMAHTAQRM)

Associate Member of the Qualified Project Manager (AMAHTAQPM)

Associate Member of the Qualified Gaming Manager (AMAHTAQGM)

Associate Member of the Qualified Hospitality Supervisor (AMAHTAQHS)

Associate Member of the Qualified Retail Supervisor (AMAHTAQRS)

Associate Member of the Qualified Project Supervisor (AMAHTAQPS)

Associate Member of the Qualified Gaming Supervisor (AMAHTAQGS)


AHTA ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP (AMAHTA) IS OPEN TO:


Hospitality and tourism practitioners who have not yet met the requirements for professional membership.


Corporate officers and employees with an interest or involvement in hotels and tourism industry.


Associate members must complete 60 hours of CPD every 2 years.


How to apply


To become an associate member, please complete the online application form.


Associate membership is a fee of AUD$200 annually.


PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP (PMAHTA)


Professional Member of the Qualified Hospitality Manager (PMAHTAQHM)

Professional Member of the Qualified Retail Manager (PMAHTAQRM)

Professional Member of the Qualified Project Manager (PMAHTAQPM)

Professional Member of the Qualified Gaming Manager (PMAHTAQGM)

Professional Member of the Qualified Hospitality Supervisor (PMAHTAQHS)

Professional Member of the Qualified Retail Supervisor (PMAHTAQRS)

Professional Member of the Qualified Project Supervisor (PMAHTAQPS)

Professional Member of the Qualified Gaming Supervisor (PMAHTAQGS)


TO BECOME A PMAHTA, YOU WILL NEED TO HAVE:


A minimum of 24- month work experience in a hospitality or tourism area, within the last five years and successfully completed one of the followings: 

- Bachelor degree

- AHTA manager program 

- an assessment of current competence


How to apply


To become a professional member, please complete the online application form.


Associate membership is a fee of AUD$320 annually.


CORPORATE MEMBERSHIP (CMAHTA)


Corporate Member of the Qualified Hospitality Manager (CMAHTAQHM)

Corporate Member of the Qualified Retail Manager (CMAHTAQRM)

Corporate Member of the Qualified Project Manager (CMAHTAQPM)

Corporate Member of the Qualified Gaming Manager (CMAHTAQGM)

Corporate Member of the Qualified Hospitality Supervisor (CMAHTAQHS)

Corporate Member of the Qualified Retail Supervisor (CMAHTAQRS)

Corporate Member of the Qualified Project Supervisor (CMAHTAQPS)

Corporate Member of the Qualified Gaming Supervisor (CMAHTAQGS)


To qualify for Corporate Membership, an employer would have three or more individuals to be members. The larger the group, the more savings apply. If all individuals are new members, an application form for each individual will need to be filled out. 


Existing members will need to be pro-rated in the first cycle of Corporate Membership, in order to have the same subscription date. A single payment from an employer covering all members will be invoiced.


How to apply


To apply for a corporate member, please contact our membership department at member@ahta.org.au


CORPORATE MEMBERSHIP FEES


Corporate Size Per Member Annual Fee

5 - 10 AUD$200                                 

11 - 30 AUD $180

31 - 50 AUD $150

51+ AUD $120


FELLOW MEMBERSHIP (FMAHTA)


A Fellow has been a professional or associate member of the hospitality and tourism industry continuously for at least 10 years. 


HOW TO BECOME A FELLOW


Submit your application, plus a reference attesting to your technical competence, and a reference attesting to your good character. If you are not yet a PMAHTA, you can apply for professional membership at the same time. 


How to apply


To become a Fellow complete this online application form.