Membership

In line with the Associations Constitution [view here] BASICS Membership is subject to the payment of an annual subscription (either as a one off payment or by monthly installments) which will run for one calendar year. Members must remain in good standing with the Association and appropriate professional bodies.  Membership may be terminated by the Executive Council or its representatives as defined within the bye-laws.

The Association also has a number of classes of non-voting membership. These are also subject to the payment of an annual subscription. Admission to these classes of membership is subject to the individual satisfying the admission criteria of the Association. These members will be entitled to receive copies of approved General Meeting minutes upon reasonable request.

Full Membership

This is open to any individual registered medical practitioner, registered nurse or registered paramedic,  who supports the aims and objectives of the association. Each full member shall have one vote at Association meeting.

Associate Membership

This is open to any individual who has an interest in pre-hospital care but is not entitled to full membership and includes military medics, community responders and others.

Student Membership

This is open to Medical, Nursing and Paramedic students.

Retired member

This is open to previous BASICS members who have now retired from their profession but who still wish to support the work of the Association.

Supporter Membership

This is open to any person who wishes to support the Association.

Honorary Life Member

This is conferred at the discretion of the Executive Council in recognition for service to the Association, this is obviously free, but if the member also wishes to receive the Emergency Medicine Journal then a subscription fee is payable.