Student affiliate scheme - benefits


Student affiliate scheme – benefits

CIMSPA’s student affiliate scheme introduces sports-related students to their sector’s chartered professional body and supports them through their studies to develop skills and improve employability, ready for a smooth transition to the workplace.

Individual benefits for students

  • CIMSPA Academy – access to selected FREE recognised CPD eLearning.
  • Digital access to S&PA Professional, the quarterly CIMSPA magazine, and access to the magazine archive.
  • Access to the CIMSPA online library and policy guidance collection.
  • CIMSPA bulletin – a carefully curated selection of sector reports, guidance, useful resources and news.
  •  S&PA Extra – the monthly digital newsletter counterpart to the CIMSPA magazine.
  • Access to graduate work placement, volunteering, internships etc opportunities, as available.

HE partner spin-off benefits

  • Student engagement opportunities via CIMSPA – linking employers with students and providing opportunities through
    guest lectures to develop skills and behaviours essential to the modern workplace.
  •  CIMSPA code of conduct – introducing students to the standards expected of sector professionals as part of their personal development.

Student affiliate scheme fees

  •  £5 + VAT per student per academic year.

Partnership application

To discuss becoming a CIMSPA higher education partner or associate partner, contact:
Helen Hiley, Education Officer - Higher Education
Telephone: 01509 226476


PHOTO: Courtesy of School for Sport and Biomedical Sciences, University of Bolton