TAFE Membership

Weld Australia proudly supports the development of Australian TAFEs, and work closely with TAFEs across the nation to help secure the next generation of Australia’s welding industry. We are pleased to offer free membership to TAFEs in Australia.

As a Weld Australia member, your TAFE will receive:

  • Unlimited number of employees listed as Associates on your TAFE’s membership
  • Business Listing on Weld Australia’s online Member Directory
  • Post open positions and receive enquiries on Weld Australia’s Job Board (fee payable)
  • Use of Weld Australia logo to demonstrate membership (conditions apply)
  • All Associates receive member-level access to Weld Australia’s online forum and community
  • All Associates receive communication and industry updates from Weld Australia, our flagship quarterly e-publication ‘Australian Welding’ and our e-publication ‘Weld Connect’
  • All Associates receive invitations to networking events (some free or discounted for TAFE members)
  • All Associates receive invitations to technical events, presentations, webinars and other events (some free or discounted for TAFE members)
  • Access to International Institute of Welding (IIW) Commission Papers (exclusive to Weld Australia members)
  • All Associates receive discounted rates on the full range of Weld Australia events, seminars, professional development, training and technical publications
  • Discounts are tiered by membership type and Associates receive the discount rate associated with their company’s membership type

TAFE Membership is free

Membership Period

Weld Australia membership is annual and runs from 1 January to 31 December in a given year. Fees are pro-rated through the year as follows:

Join Date 1 January 2024 to 30 June 2024 | 100% 2024 subscription | Renewal Date 31 December 2024

Join Date 1 July 2024 to 31 December 2024 | 50% 2024 subscription | Renewal Date 31 December 2024

For renewing members, unpaid memberships lapse annually on 28 February.


Weld Australia Membership is an investment in your success. We are dedicated to providing members with a competitive advantage.