Kaplan Professional – Complimentary Associate Membership

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Enjoy up to 12 months of complimentary Associate Membership as you complete your studies with the Kaplan Professional Master of Financial Planning – SMSF Regulations and Taxation FPE020 elective.

On claiming this offer, students will receive complimentary membership until 31 March of the following calendar year. The SMSF Association membership cycle runs 1 April – 31 March.

During this time, access all Associate Member professional advantages to help with your studies.


Including access to:

  • Technical Resources dedicated to specific learning areas
  • Previous Conference Session Recordings delivered by Leading Industry Experts
  • Sector Research Papers
  • Direct SMSF Support from our Technical Research Service
  • Up to 25 complimentary CPD Hours Annually
  • Member Pricing for Further Association Webinars and Events
  • Daily SMSF news digests, to keep you up to date with the latest developments
  • Opportunities to grow your network and connect with experienced SMSF professionals

Claim your complimentary membership

Valued at $640 per annum*

Redeem membership offer

To be eligible, you must register for this offer within 90 days of enrolment in SMSF Regulations and Taxation with Kaplan Professional, and not be a current financial member of the SMSF Association.

Find out more about our Associate Membership here.

Graduate your elective with an Industry Accreditation


As an Associate Member of the SMSF Association, successfully completing the SMSF Regulations and Taxation Elective fulfils your educational requirements to become an accredited SMSF Specialist Advisor (SSA®).

On completion of the elective, apply to upgrade your membership and receive your peak SMSF industry accreditation which allows you to use the SSA post nominals*.

Completed your elective?

Apply here to unlock your SMSF Specialist Advisor designation*


*In order to use the SMSF Specialist Advisor (SSA®) designation, you must be a member of the SMSF Association. Enjoy up to 12 months complimentary membership with the Association while you complete your studies. Should you successfully complete the SMSF Regulations and Taxation Elective and achieve your Specialist designation before the complementary period expires, you will be upgraded to Specialist membership for the remainder of the complimentary membership period. Complimentary membership offer is eligible to new members only.

Importance of becoming an SMSF Specialist Advisor (SSA)

In today’s environment and in an ever-growing SMSF sector, you can’t afford not to be an expert in your field.

Set yourself apart and demonstrate your expertise to clients and your peers with an SMSF Specialist Advisor accreditation.

Hear from our Specialist Members below or find out more here.