AISA invites individuals with an interest in cyber security and related industries to join our fast-growing membership of 10,000+.

Our broad membership base consists of information security professionals from industries such as IT, software development, financial services, education, energy, utilities, telecommunications, consultant/advisory, healthcare, government, transportation, hospitality, tourism, retail, manufacturing and mining.

Our members range from company directors and managers to lawyers, risk professionals, software architects and highly-skilled technical security specialists.

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Membership Benefits:


  • Member Meet-Ups - a unique opportunity to discuss a wide range of subjects and perspectives, thanks to AISA's diverse membership

Employment Opportunities

  • Email alerts of job vacancies in the industry straight to your inbox


  • Member newsletter
    • Fortnightly member newsletter 
  • Live Cyber news feed
    • Access to live curated cyber news stream
  • Publications
    • Cyber Today - bi annual publication 
    • Cyber Australia - annual journal


  • Australian Cyber Conference
    • Member discounts on the annual AISA National Conference, the Australian Cyber Conference - both Melbourne and Canberra
    • Rated as one of the best information security events in the Asia Pacific region
  • One Day Conferences
    • Sydney CyberCon Connect
    • Access to PerthSEC, BrisSEC, AdelaideSEC and Canberra Security Day
  • Member Meet ups
    • Free access to member branch meetings across the country (not just your local branch) to share knowledge and network with peers - in person and virtual
  • Member Webinars
    • Free member only webinars
  • Industry Events
    • Access to AISA event presentations and resources
    • Discounted registrations to industry conferences such as Gartner's Risk and Security Summit and Black Hat Asia

Professional Development

    • Continued Professional Education (CPE) points are recorded for AISA members via a CPE Diary within their membership profile
    • Attendance at member events such as branch meetings, conferences and training all count towards CPE with points logged automatically by AISA
    • Volunteering on AISA committees also accumulates CPE
    • Members can log their own CPE supporting documents for attendance at third party professional development sessions
    • Certificate of attendance at AISA events can also be added to a member CPE Diary on request
    • CPE Diaries assist AISA members with simplifying the professional development audit process
  • AICD
    • AISA members enrolling in AICD courses will receive courses at the AICD member pricing
  • (ISC)2
    • recognise AISA as a trusted CPE provider
    • access to (ISC)2 APAC secure webinars
    • 20% discount on the Official (ISC)2 OnDemand learning modules
    • Discounted access to Live Online CISSP, CCSP or SSCP training
    • AISA is the official (ISC)2 chapter for most states and territories
  • ALC Training Group
    • 10% discount on individual ALC Group training
    • 15% discount for AISA branch arranged group bookings (min 6 people)
  • DDLS
    • 10% discount of all DDLS supplied training courses
    • 15% discount on group bookings of 5+ delegates*
  • SANS
    • Access to SANS webcast, reading room and Internet Storm Centre,
    • Exclusive AISA member-only discount of US$450 for a pre-agreed course (or courses) at each SANS multi-course training event in Australia
  • BSI
    • 10% discount for in-house courses, 20% discount for public courses, 30% discount for branch organised course with 5 or more AISA members on the same course
  • CompTIA
    • Join CompTIA 'solution provider' membership at a discounted rate of USD$149, normally USD$350.  Members will then qualify for a 15% discount on CompTIA test vouchers, 15% discount on the Certmaster training platform and premium access to the site.
  • IoTSI
    • A 15% discount on all online SCCISP courses.
  • Offensive Security
    • Self-paced course offerings: 10% off the cost of any course
    • Lab Extensions: 10% off the cost of any lab extension
    • OffSec Academy PWK Course: 10% off the course cost

Membership types

AISA offers the following types of membership:

a) Standard membership for $99 (inc GST) per year*

b) Associate (student) membership for $50 (inc GST) per year. 
Students that attend one of our partner universities or TAFEs receive complimentary membership - see if yours is one of our partners HERE

*Includes a $22 (inc GST) admin fee

By joining, members agree to abide by AISA's code of ethics.

Please contact us on (02) 8076 6012 or [email protected] if you have any questions about AISA membership.

Become a member today

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