UK-SBA Membership Categories

Full Membership

Yearly Recurring

£95.00/Year

Requirements

Full membership of the UK-SBA is open to applicants with the following qualifications and experience:

  • Professional Behaviour Analysis Credentials: BCBA-D, BCBA, BCaBA,
  • PgDip, MSc, PhD in Behaviour Analysis (courses include a BACB/ABAI Verified Course Sequence) AND 1000 hours behaviour analytic experience
  • Sc, PhD in Psychology or Education with focus on behaviour analysis (courses include a BACB/ABAI Verified Course Sequence) AND 1000 hours behaviour analytic experience
  • CABAS Teacher 1

Evidence Required

  • BCBA-D, BCBA, BCaBA: Certificant number
  • PgDip, MSc, PhD in Behaviour Analysis:Diploma/Degree certificate and BACB/ABAI-approved course sequence transcript AND evidence of experience (e.g. letter from supervisor or employer)
  • M. Sc, PhD in Psychology or Education with focus on behaviour analysis:Degree certificate and BACB/ABAI-approved course sequence transcript AND evidence of experience (e.g. letter from supervisor or employer)
  • CABAS Teacher 1: CABAS Certificate

If you require a supporting letter as evidence of your experience you MUST use the UK-SBA reference template and attach this as part of your supporting evidence.

Benefits

Searchable for work on the Voluntary Register

Full members may stand for UK-SBA Board positions and have full voting rights. Full membership also entitles members to a discount on UK-SBA event registration, discounts on EABG and EABA conference registration, and access to members-only website areas.

Voting

Board of Directors

Continuing Education Requirements

6 Continuing Professional Development Hours Per Year

Note: CPD hours should be behaviour analytic in nature and organised by a BACB Approved Continuing Education (ACE) Provider

Associate Membership

Yearly Recurring

£95.00/Year

Requirements

Associate membership of the UK-SBA is open to applicants with the following qualifications or experience:

  • PgDip, MSc or Ph.D in Behaviour Analysis (courses include a BACB Verified Course Sequence)
  • OR
  • ABA Practitioner: practitioner with at lease 1000 hours behaviour analytic experience.

Evidence Required

  • Diploma/Degree certificate and BACB/ABAI-approved course sequence transcript
  • OR
  • Employer evidence of ≥ 2 years (approximately 1000 hours) experience in the field AND Letter of support from Full Member or equivalent (e.g. a BCBA who is not a member of the UK-SBA) verifying the applicant’s experience.

The UK-SBA Reference template created for this purpose should be completed by your employer and attached as your supporting evidence.

Please do not forget to also attach a separate letter of support from a Full Member or equivalent; there is no set template for this letter.

Benefits

Searchable for work on the Voluntary Register

Associate members may stand for UK-SBA Board positions and have full voting rights. Associate membership also entitles members to a discount on UK-SBA event registration, discounts on EABG and EABA conference registration, and access to members-only website areas.

Voting

Board of Directors

Continuing Education Requirements

6 Continuing Professional Developement Hours Per Year

Note: CPD hours should be behaviour analytic in nature and organised by a BACB Approved Continuing Education (ACE) Provider

Affiliate Membership

Yearly Recurring

£50.00/Year

Requirements

Affiliate membership of the UK-SBA is open to applicants who are working in the field of Behaviour Analysis but do not meet requirements for other membership categories.

Evidence Required

Letter of verification from a supervisor who is either a Full Member or equivalent (e.g. a BCBA who is not a member of the UK-SBA) stating their work in Behaviour Analysis has been supervised in the previous six months.

Your supervisor MUST use the UK-SBA reference template as the letter of verification and you should attach this as supporting evidence.

Benefits

Searchable for work on the Voluntary Register

(Searchable on the Voluntary Register with recommendation the registrant works under supervision of a Full Member or equivalent - e.g. a BCBA who is not a member of the UK-SBA).

Affiliate members may stand for UK-SBA Board positions and have full voting rights. Affiliate membership also entitles members to a discount on UK-SBA conference and event registration, discounts on EABG and EABA conference registration, and access to members only website areas.

Voting

Board of Directors

Continuing Education Requirements

6 Continuing Professional Developement Hours Per Year

Note: CPD hours should be behaviour analytic in nature and organised by a BACB Approved Continuing Education (ACE) Provider

Student Membership

Yearly Recurring

£25.00/Year

Requirements

Student membership of the UK-SBA is open to applicants currently enrolled on an undergraduate or postgraduate course or module in Behaviour Analysis with an ABAI Verified Course Sequence.

Evidence Required

Letter from a University, College, School staff member verifying course or module enrolment and evidence of ABAI Verified Course Sequence. 

The UK-SBA Reference template created for this purpose should be completed by your staff member and attached as your supporting evidence.

Note: Student members are not searchable for work on the Voluntary Register. If you are both a student and practitioner and want to be searchable for work on the Voluntary Register you must apply for membership to one of the other UK-SBA membership categories.

Benefits

Reduced membership fee.

Student members studying UK-based courses are eligible to stand for election to the Board of Directors as Student Representative.

Student membership also entitles members to a discount on UK-SBA conference and event registration, discounts on EABG and EABA conference registration, and access to members-only website areas.

Voting

Board of Directors: Student Representative

Continuing Education Requirements

None