Member Benefits

Members of SSSI receive a full range of benefits. From discounts for events to our certification program, benefits from SSSI membership can provide significant value to your professional life.

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Networking & Learning Events

SSSI hosts and supports a full program of events across Australia each year. 
These events range from topical breakfast events, to webinars to international conferences. Each event is designed to provide valuable professional development and networking opportunities to members.     

Professional Development Program

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support framework for our members' ongoing CPD needs. The Program includes a regular calendar of SSSI events and partner events, as well as learning and study, industry involvement and more.                                  

Certification Program

SSSI Certification identifies your level of expertise to your peers, clients, employers, and the wider community. Certification allows members and non-members alike to gain recognition of their competence and integrity via a formal "Portfolio-based" process. 

Communications and Publications

Keep up to date with the Institute and industry news via SSSI's  GeoMessage e-newsletter and other electronic communications, including Spatial Source. Members also receive Position Magazine and the Journal of Spatial Science and have access to our Body of Knowledge area.

SSSI Awards

Through the Asia-Pacific Spatial Excellence Awards Program, SSSI seeks to identify, recognise and reward outstanding achievement in the practice of surveying and spatial sciences at all levels.                                                                                                                               

Member Groups

Join fellow professionals through SSSI's established Special Interest, Region, and Commission Committees. This is an ideal opportunity to access support and network whilst also contributing to the growth, direction and improvement of your region or specific field.