Benefits of Associate Membership
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What are the benefits of becoming a member of the IoDSA?

Our services are specifically tailored to serve your professional development on your pathway towards directorship.

Professional Benefits


Our professional benefits include:



Networking and information sharing sessions

Director Development


Directorship (Link to Directorship Mag page)


Directorship is the IoDSA’s quarterly magazine, exclusive to members. The editorial focus is on matters affecting directors and those charged with governance duties. Other content includes legal. Strategic, financial and operational updates for a director’s perspective, as well as business and professional book reviews. IoDSA events and member profiles are also featured along with travel and motor review columns.

Member Induction Sessions


Member induction sessions are presented by the IoDSA Executive team to ensure that our members are getting the most value out of our tailored services.

Book Now link


Discounted rates on training programmes

Members qualify for an additional 20% discount onall training Programmes

Link to calendar



E-Mag (Link to e-mag page)


E-mag is our very own electronic newsletter published bi-monthly to keep our members up to date with the latest governance news and forthcoming events.

Events & networking


oDSA events provide the perfect platform for members to network and market their businesses at preferential rates for members.


Link to upcoming events

In-House training programmes available for Corporate memberships at a discounted price



Link to in-house page


The Corporate Report (Link to e-mag page)


IoDSA members receive 3 complimentary e-publications containing articles published by leading governance experts across the various sectors.


Business directory

A portal for active IoDSA members to share their business information or service offerings with other IoDSA members therefore allowing active engagement and opportunities among IoDSA members.

(Link to business directory page)


Contemporary Gazette (Link to contemporary gazette page)


Legal updates and summaries in a searchable format with key amendments/ highlights of SA legislation





getAbstract (Link to getAbstract page)



Five-page summaries of the latest business books of your choice. Choose themes/categories you are interested in.




Governance guidance papers (link to resources page)


All members have access to our resource library and governance guidance papers



IoDSA benefits newsletter


Are you making the most of your member benefits?

Link to the latest benefits newsletter