Be part of a vibrant community of professionals and be part of the L&D conversation in NZ and globally


Join an active platform that bridges you with ideas, people and opportunities to grow professionally.


Enable your success through building your capability tied to a comprehensive capability framework


Get recognised by peers for achievements.  Join us to set and advance professional standards.

Benefits of Joining NZATD

There is an extensive range of benefits at your fingertips.

Click below to find out more.

Professional Development

Enjoy a comprehensive range of free and discounted development opportunities. 
  • Networking – Informal networking and knowledge sharing events.
  • Local events – Formal local events held across NZ.
  • Courses – Structured, high quality and outcome focused virtual courses in conjunction with AITD.
  • Webinars – National monthly webinars presented by local and international L&D experts.
  • Conference & showcases – Experience thought provoking presentations on a range of topics along with exceptional networking opportunities.
  • Mentoring – A program that connects experienced professional members with those seeking further development for mutual benefit.
  • Professional membership pathway – Get recognised for the contribution you made within your field of practice with this membership pathway.

Member Discounts

Access a broad range of discounts with both NZATD and our partner organisations.
  • Professional indemnity insurance – Significant discounts available through our partner Marsh and JLT.
  • Courses and events – Get substantial discounts off local events and free access to all online events.
  • Conference – Save a substantial amount off the standard price for the NZATD Conference.
  • AITD courses and conference – NZATD members pay the same price as AITD members.
  • Advertising – Receive discounted rates for ad placement in our newsletters.
  • Provider directory listing – List your products and services for free on our provider directory.


Networking is essential for support, career development and information exchange.
  • Networking events – Facilitated by NZATD, networking opportunities are offered throughout NZ.
  • Social media – Follow NZATD on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook or Instagram to get updates and chat with peers across our platforms.
  • Provider directory listing – List your products and services for free on our provider directory.

Professional Recognition

  • NZATD annual awards – Further improve your recognition and reputation through our annual awards.
  • Post-nominals – Professional members are entitled to use post-nominals after their name.
  • Increased profile – Members are encouraged to write articles for Training and Development magazine, as well as apply to speak at our monthly events.

Information and Knowledge

Get all you need to stay up to date with local and global L&D trends and developments.
  • Training and Development magazine – Send free to all members.
  • Newsletter – Emailed to members everyone two weeks.
  • Member-only resources – Find and browse past articles, industry research and L&D resources in our curated library.

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