Level Membership Benefits Designation Payment
Associate Member

Receive a CPD Record Book to record your yearly CPD activity

Submitting your CPD record activity by 31st January each year to the Global PA Association ensures youreceive your annual certificate which can support your appraisal or performance development review and be a good addition to your CV.

CPD points awarded for attending any events, training, reading, videos watched, podcasts listened to, mentoring and coaching that you undertake

Double points awarded for attending any Global PA Association training and events.

Approval to use membership designated letters after your name on your correspondence, email signature, LinkedIn profile etc.

20% discount on Global PA Training Academy programmes

Invitation to join the Global PA Association online ‘PA Mentoring in the Cloud Community’ with the opportunity to receive mentoring or become a mentee. 

Mentoring training is provided through online briefing materials, videos and monthly webinars.

CV Review Service with a CV expert

Personal introductions to Global PA Association Trusted Supplier Partners

Invitation to join Global PA Association Members LinkedIn Group

Invitation to Evening Networking Events

Invite a colleague or friend to join the Global PA Association and receive a £20 Marks & Spencer voucher

AGPA £50 per year or £15 a quarter


Platinum Member

As Associate Membership plus…

20% discount on Global PA Training Academy programmes

Up to 1 hour mentoring call with our Founder, Rosemary Parr

Priority invitation to Evening Networking Events.

Invite a colleague or friend to join the Global PA Association and receive a £20 Marks & Spencer voucher

MGPA £72 per year or £20 a quarter


Fellow

As Associate & Platinum Member plus…

Invitation to Fellow Members to contribute to the Best Practice Steering Committee.

Exclusive Invitation to private dinners for Fellow Members only.

Invite a colleague or friend to join the Global PA Association and receive a £20 Marks & Spencer voucher

FGPA £84 per year or £25 a quarter


Corporate Membership

This is available only to a group of 8 or more Secretaries, Personal Assistants & Executive Assistants within one organisation.

You may visit our Corporate Membership page for more details

Please contact us to apply for this membership level

40% maximum discount available on membership fee


Below are the Membership Levels and the criteria required to meet that level of membership. Assessment of which criteria you meet is undertaken by submitting your CV, email signature confirming who you work for or a letter from your organisation.

If you are unsure of which membership level you qualify for, please contact us at enquiries@globalpa-association.com and we will be able to assist you.

Membership Level Membership Criteria Designation Cost of Membership
Associate

For PAs & Secretaries new to the role and Team Secretaries/PAs who aspire to move up the career ladder.

Open to individuals who meet one of the following criteria:

  • Have achieved a Level 3 qualification in a relevant secretarial/admin or managerial field
  • Have been employed for 1 year or more in a Secretarial/PA Administrative role
  • Have undertaken continuing professional development activity (CPD) in the past year
AGPA £50 per year or £15 a quarter
Platinum Member

At Platinum level you will be an EA or PA with 5 years or more experience and working for senior managers within your organisation.

This level is open to individuals who meet one of the following criteria:

  • You are undertaking the Birkbeck University of London Certificate in Higher Management (CertHE ManPAs)
  • You have achieved a Level 4 or 5 qualification in a relevant business, management or admin role
  • Employed for 5 years or more as a Secretary, PA or EA and now work for senior managers.
  • Have undertaken continuing professional development (CPD) in the past 2 years
MGPA £72 per year or £20 a quarter
Fellow

This is the highest level in the Global PA Association and is open to Executive Assistants, Personal Assistants & Senior Secretaries who work for Chairman, CEOs, Presidents, Vice Presidents & Board Directors

This level demonstrates that you have reached the pinnacle of your career and will offer exclusive membership benefits and the opportunity to contribute to the Best Practice Steering Committee.

The Fellowship level is open to individuals who meet one of the following requirements:

  • You have achieved a Level 5 or above qualification in a relevant business, management or administrative field
  • Can demonstrate your senior experience and have contributed to the development of the profession through mentoring other PAs, building an internal PA network or network externally to support the profession.
  • Have undertaken continuing professional development activity (CPD) in the past 2 years
  • Fellow Members will be invited to contribute to the Best Practice Steering Committee and will receive exclusive invitations to private dinners and events.
FGPA £84 per year or £25 a quarter
Corporate Membership

Corporate Membership for a group of 8 or more EAs,PAs & Secretaries within an organisation is available on application to the Global PA Association.

Discounts available between 20%-40% dependent on number of PAs