Is chapter membership different from national ASTD membership?
National ASTD membership does not include membership to your local chapter. Chapter membership may be purchased directly through the chapter. To find a chapter near you, please visit www.astd.org/chapterlocator.
Become a Power Member!
When you join your local ASTD chapter and national ASTD, you choose to be knowledge leaders in the training and development profession and change makers in your own backyard. Joint membership offers you a unique opportunity to connect with local, national, and international professionals.
Through Power Membership you receive access to national ASTD’s:
- industry leading content
- career advancing educational programs
- publications from the fields leading authors and thought leaders.
While receiving the support of the local T&D community through your chapter membership with:
- increased community engagement
- local job information
- face-to-face networking
- business development opportunities.
Current members of ASTD chapters may join national ASTD for the special annual Power Member rate of $179 now through December 31, just by using your chapter’s ChIP code. To join national ASTD, call ASTD Customer Care 1.800.628.2783 (1.703.683.8100) and mention your chapter’s ChIP code. You may also purchase national ASTD membership at the discounted rate online by entering your ChIP code at the checkout screen on the ASTD store.
Generate Income for Your Chapter through the Chapter Incentive Program (ChIP):
ChIP is a revenue-sharing program that offers chapters an opportunity to earn revenue through purchases made on the ASTD store by members. Through ChIP, your chapter can earn thousands of dollars from new business they generate for ASTD programs and services. Each chapter is assigned a ChIP code. Enter your chapter’s source code when making an online purchase on the ASTD Store and contribute to your chapter's financial health. Locate your chapter’s ChIP code through the chapter locator. The code always begins with CH followed by a four digit number.