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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 as well as continually striving 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. In addition to the offers and discounts, there are many intrinsic benefits of being a BANT member. These include opportunities for business development, education and professional support 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 BANT member, please visit http://bant.org.uk/members-area/member-resources/special-offers-for-bant-members/

Full BANT Membership is worth nearly £12001!
That’s 12 times your membership fee!

Full Non-Practicing Members save £8691, that is nearly a saving of 9 times your membership fee!
Associate Members save £8691, that is nearly a saving of 9 times your membership fee!
Student Members save £8021, that is nearly a saving of 13 times your membership fee!

OFFERS & DISCOUNTS – SAVINGS

DESCRIPTION

Full Member Saving Full Non-Practising Member Saving Associate Member Saving Student Member Saving
Natural Medicines Comprehensive Databaseand Natural Standards DatabaseFree and full professional licensed access worth $2995 £191 £191 £191 £191
CAM MagazineThe premier magazine for the CAM practitioner where the basic subscription is £24.99 £15 £15 £15 £15
Functional Sports NutritionFree access to the digital version of the UKs only magazine dedicated to growing professional knowledge of sports nutrition, usual price £9.99 £9.99 £9.99 £9.99 £9.99
York Test Laboratories/Lorisian TestsAdditional 10% discount of the York IgG Food&Drink Scan Programme, usual price £1752 £18 N/A N/A N/A
Regenerus LaboratoriesAdditional 5% discount on all Standard Laboratory Profiles, prices vary2 5% off standard tests N/A N/A N/A
BiolabOffers of up to 40% for a selection of testing packages, prices vary2 40% off selective packages N/A N/A N/A
Nutritionist ResourceSpecialist website for Nutritional Therapists, Nutritionists and Dietitians to promote their practice and increase their client base, full annual fee £180 £55.80 per year N/A N/A N/A
Institute of Functional Medicine (IFM)Membership for up to 27.5% discount, full annual membership $2995 £35 £35 £35 N/A
Royal Society of MedicineDiscounted membership of one of the largest providers of continuing medical education in the UK, usual price £209 £32 £32 £32 N/A
European Society of Lifestyle MedicineAims to prevent lifestyle-related chronic disease though professional education and research – 25% discount off annual membership, usual price €905 £18 £18 £18 £18
CAM Conferences15% discount, prices vary3 £25 £25 £25 £25
WebinarsThese range from free, brief, pre-recorded essential information through to live events4 £200 £200 £200 £200

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

MEMBER BENEFITS

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 Supervision support

CPD opportunities
Networking opportunities
Opportunities to discuss complex cases
Supportive environment

LinkedIn group

Members only group, discussing nutrition relations topics and 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

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
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)