Membership to HEIA is available in different categories.
Full membership
  • necessitates a home economics qualification at Certificate IV or higher
Associate membership
  • necessitates study in home economics or related area at a level less than Certificate IV and/or work in an area of home economics.
  • Not-in-paid employment
Student membership
  • a full-time student at a tertiary institution studying any home economics discipline.
Overseas membership
  • overseas members are affiliated to a Division of their choice.
School group membership
  • entitles any one primary, secondary school or college or TAFE campus to nominate up to six (6) members of that school or college to be included in its membership of HEIA. Nominees need either a qualification in home economics, or to work in a home economics related area such as health, technology or studies of society, or have interests and/or expertise such that their membership is seen to benefit the Institute. All members of a school membership are able to take advantage of benefits offered by HEIA. Schools receive only one copy of the journal and other publications.
Discount available for two- and five-year memberships of HEIA.

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