How to Become a Member

Membership Process

We are currently accepting new or renewed annual memberships. Here are the steps involved to submit your application online:
Membership benefits

Invitation to all annual events organised by the board including networking evenings and meet up forums.

Eligibility to enter our Annual Speech and Drama Teachers of Ireland Festival in Spring each year.

Access to our private members Facebook page.

Your school name and teaching areas as well as your contact details listed on our website.

Ongoing support from the voluntary board.

Access to Drama Online – an invaluable online library for plays and other theatre resources.

Use of our LOGO – showing that you are a recognised member of an organisation representing qualified teachers.

Discount with Kenny’s Online Bookshop for all your teaching resources

We would be delighted to hear from you if you are interested in joining.

Membership is open to holders of Licentiates and Associates Diplomas from recognised speech and drama examining bodies and costs €50 a year. Membership runs from January to December of any given year.

*We DO NOT offer a rolling membership – you are welcome to join us at any stage in the year; your membership will come due for renewal the following January.

For more information on membership please email Bríd McGoohan, our Membership Secretary

Membership form
Membership form
Fill out our 2022 Membership form online to receive an email confirmation to proceed to subscription payment.
Membership form
Create Account
Once you have received our email you can then proceed to create your account with your username and password.
Create Account
Online Payment
You will receive a new account confirmation. You may then proceed to purchase your subscription.
Online Payment

Applying for NEW membership *Renewing members do not need to apply again.

Secure your membership first

Annual Membership to the Speech and Drama Teachers of Ireland must be paid and approved before any other services proposed on our website can be purchased.

So, to apply for your yearly membership with us, simply fill out the form on this webpage.

Renewing / existing members – log in to your account and proceed to purchase your membership directly. You do not need to apply again.

*Note that while you can join / renew at any stage throughout the year, memberships run from January to December of any given year. We do not offer a rolling membership.

Online applications

Memberships. Workshops and Feis Fees can now all be paid through 1 payment form.

  • Membership needs to be renewed for this new year 2023
  • Members can then login to our website to purchase events
  • Purchases are confirmed by email

*Membership runs from January to December of any given year. You may join at any point during the year, and your membership will be due for renewal the following January.

We do not offer a rolling membership. 

Apply for Membership below


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