Those who are engaged or interested in training & development, not less than 25 years of age, and are graduates of a recognized university or have an equivalent qualification, can become individual or life members of ISTD. Memberships in the society shall not be transferred from one individual to another.
Those preparing for a career in the field of Training & Development and in some manner fall short of the eligibility criteria for individual membership. 18 years is the minimum age for Associate Member.
Organisations, departments or any other body, incorporated or otherwise, can become institutional members of ISTD. They are entitled to nominate two employees/persons as their nominees. The concerned institutions can transfer or change their nominees at their discretion.