Exercise & Sports Science Australia is the peak professional organisation committed to establishing, promoting and representing the career paths of tertiary-trained exercise and sports science practitioners.
Activate - Our publication brings you inspirational member profile features, special interest features, industry news and views from around Australia and across the industry
ESSA enews and Professional Development News - Brings you essential information about the industry, association and education opportunities
Access - To comprehensive professional indemnity and/or public liability insurance
Discounts - On ESSA continuing education courses
Access - To job opportunities in exercise and sports science
Free online subscription - To EBSCO databases and Rehabilitation Reference Centre
Representation - To government and industry
Exclusive discounts - On a range of products and services from our official supporter network
Additional benefits - For accredited exercise physiologists (AEP)
List your name and services - On the ESSA “Find an exercise physiologist” online directory*
Register - With Medicare as a provider
Ability - To provide services for the Department of Veterans’ Affairs
Ability - To provide WorkCover services in most states
Register - With private health insurance companies as a provider
ESSA offers seven different types of membership, choose the membership type below for more information.
To be eligible for accreditation with ESSA, you must hold a current exercise science (full) membership.
*This is an opt-in service provided for AEPs. Inclusion on the find an exercise physiologist directory will require approval from the ESSA National Office. Once we have confirmed that you are accredited and financial, your details will be made available online. AEPs listing their services are responsible for ensuring their details are accurate and up-to-date.