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Member Benefits

Being a member of BANT means you are part of a professional body that aims to promote and safeguard member’s interest. BANT is the largest professional body for Nutritional Therapy and sets the standards of excellence in the industry. BANT continually strives to drive industry policy to ensure the availability of nutritional therapy as a primary healthcare option. Being a member of BANT enables you, as a health professional, to take advantage of the many member benefits detailed below. Your BANT Council is fully committed to ensuring your BANT membership works for you and offers you increasing value for money. You will find details of the current offers and discounts also listed below. These are in addition to the many intrinsic benefits of being a BANT member. These include many business development, professional support and education opportunities for which no value can be attributed, they can only be described as ‘invaluable’. For details of all the Special Offers and Discounts as well as the many intrinsic benefits of being a BSNT member, please visit: http://bant.org.uk/members-area/member-resources/special-offers-for-bant-members/

OFFERS & DISCOUNTS

Full Member Full Non-Practising Member Associate Member Student Member

1All values rounded to the nearest £

2Assuming 24 new clients/per year using 1 test per client @ £250/test with 10% discount across the 3 testing companies

3Attending 2 CAM conferences

4Attending 4 webinars/year

5Based on exchange rates as at 18.11.14

Total Membership Value

 

£11821

This is nearly a saving of 12 X your membership fee!

Total Membership Value

 

£8691

This is nearly a saving of 9 X your membership fee!

Total Membership Value

 

£8691

This is nearly a saving of 9 X your membership fee!

Total Membership Value

 

£8021

This is nearly a saving of 13 X your membership fee!

  • Free access to Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database & Natural Standards Database worth $299
£191 £191 £191 £191
  • CAM Magazine – the premier magazine for the CAM practitioner
    Basic subscription – £24.99
£15 £15 £15 £15
  • Free access to the digital version of Functional Sports Nutrition – the UKs only magazine dedicated to growing professional knowledge of sports nutrition.
£9.99 £9.99 £9.99 £9.99
  • York Test Laboratories/Lorisian Tests – additional 10% discount of the York IgG Food&Drink Scan Programme2
£18 N/A N/A N/A
  • Regenerus Laboratories – additional 5% discount on all Standard Laboratory  Profiles2
5% off standard tests N/A N/A N/A
  • Biolab – offers of up to 40% for a selection of testing packages2
40% off selective packages N/A N/A N/A
  • Nutritionist Resource – specialist website for Nutritional Therapists, Nutritionists and Dietitians to promote their practice and increase their client base
    Three free months
    12 % off monthly fee
    31% off annual fee
£45
£1.5/month
£55.80/year
N/A N/A N/A
  • Membership of the Institute of Functional Medicine (IFM) 27.5% discount5
£35 £35 £35 N/A
  • Membership of the Royal Society of Medicine – one of the largest providers of continuing medical education in the UK
    No joining fee
    Senior Associate Member 15% discount
£32 £32 £32 N/A
  • European Society of Lifestyle Medicine – aims to prevent lifestyle-related chronic disease though professional education and research.
    25% discount of annual membership
£18 £18 £18 £18
  • CAM Conferences 15% discount3
£25 £25 £25 £25
  • Webinars4
£200 £200 £200 £200

PROFESSIONAL SUPPORT

Full Member Full Non-Practising Member Associate Member Student Member

Regional Group Meetings

  • CPD opportunities
  • Networking opportunities
  • Opportunities to discuss complex cases
  • Supportive environment

Clinical Supervison support

  • CPD opportunities
  • Networking opportunities
  • Opportunities to discuss complex cases
  • Supportive environment

LinkedIn group

  • Members only group
  • Discussion on all topics relating to nutrition
  • Discussion on developments in the industry

BANT Professional Practice Committee (PPC)

  • Use of the BANT Professional Practice Handbook which provides advice on safe, legal and ethical practice and the principles of personal and professional conduct
  • Support of BANT PPC for queries related to professional practice
  • Access to Frequently Asked Questions related to Professional Practice
  • Monthly PPC updates and reminders via the BANT Monthly Newsletter

BUSINESS

Full Member Full Non-Practising Member Associate Member Student Member

BANT Directory of Practitioners

  • Listed on BANTs website as a Registered Nutritional Therapist
  • Listing qualifications, specialisations
  • Location of practice

Employment opportunities

  • Regular e-blasts on latest employment opportunities
  • Access to latest employment opportunities in our resources section and our monthly newsletter
  • Employment Opportunities exclusive to BANT members with Nuffield Health

EDUCATION

Full Member Full Non-Practising Member Associate Member Student Member

Free access to:

  • BANT Centre of Excellence
  • Professional version of the Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database
  • Professional version of the Natural Standards Database
  • Monthly webinars
  • Monthly BANT newsletter including all the latest industry updates, employment opportunities and member offers

CPD

  • Regular information and updates on a variety of CPD event

BANT

Full Member Full Non-Practising Member Associate Member Student Member

BANT AGM

  • Including full voting rights
  • Updates on the latest industry developments
  • Updates on BANT members benefits
  • Networking opportunities

Use of BANT logo and title on all material

  • Recognised as having achieved the highest level of training and adhering to BANTs exacting standards
  • Personalised ASA compliant leaflets
  • BANT Practice Posters

CNHC Registrant

  • Registrant of Regulatory Body overseen by the UK national health regulatory oversight body the Professional Standards Authority (PSA)