Student Membership

Students studying osteopathy in an Australian university can apply for FREE student membership with Osteopathy Australia.

For final year students, memberships expire on 31 December in the year of graduation.
Final year students can start applying for Graduate membership with Osteopathy Australia from October in their graduating year.

For all other student years, memberships auto-renew each January.

Click here to become a FREE student member

  • Free membership and access to member areas of the Osteopathy Australia website
  • Free Guild Students Liabilities Insurance
  • Advocacy, political lobbying, media promotion, protecting and promoting the profession
  • Information and advice from Osteopathy Australia
  • News and professional updates, latest research and articles
  • HR service and hotline (for final year student members only)
  • Online Classifieds for a list of jobs and businesses, equipment for sale across Australia
  • Student discounts for the Osteopathy Conference and Osteopathy Australia seminars
  • Continuing professional development resources, free or at reduced prices
  • Access to ClinicalKey (for final year student members only)
  • Access to the quarterly digital editions of Osteo Life
  • Money-saving commercial benefits and discounts on products and services
  • For the duration that you are enrolled in your osteopathic course, your free student membership will automatically rollover each year, until 31 December of your final year - you are not required to renew your student membership each year
  • You must currently be studying osteopathy in an Australian university
  • You are not currently registered as an osteopath in Australia
  • You cannot have a listing on ‘Find an Osteo'
  • There are no CPD requirements, however, your CPD student discounts apply
  • If you are a student member in your final year of study, your membership expires on 31 December of that year
  • On application for membership with Osteopathy Australia, you declare all information submitted to be true and correct

SOMA

Student Osteopathic Medicine Association (SOMA)

Guild Student Insurance

Students Liabilities Insurance from Guild. Guild will cover you, for free, if you are a member of Osteopathy Australia

Osteopathy Australia Partners

We work with these complementary key organisations as an essential part
of providing high quality healthcare for Australians.

MAC SA
National Rural Health Alliance
Medicare
Worksafe ACT
AOAC
Insurance Commission of WA
Better Pain Management
NSW Workcover
OIA
AHPA
TAC VIC
QLD Worksafe
SCU
Kymdan
RMIT University
Pain Australia
Sleepmaker
FlexEze
Victoria University
Brooks Shoes
Health Workforce Australia
OBA
Physitrack
Guild Insurance
Associations Forum
Member Advantage
ESSA
Red Cross Australia
SA Worksafe
MAIB
Wentworth Advantage
VIC Worksafe
MAIC QLD
NSW SIRA
VIVOBAREFOOT
AHPRA
DVA
HICAPS
NT Worksafe
Workcover WA
Arthritis Australia
TAS Workcover