Become a Member

The required documents for the different levels of membership are as follows:

Regular Membership

A photocopy of the degree in theological training and the certificate or diploma in spiritual direction training.

Associate Membership

A statement provided by the theological school on official letterhead, indicating the individual’s status as a student in a degree program who is receiving training in spiritual formation/direction in a recognized program.

Friends of Association

  • A photocopy of the degree in theological training, and
  • A photocopy of the certificate or diploma in spiritual direction training, or a statement
    provided by the training or practicing institution, and a personal reference letter from the individual’s pastor or church leader on official letterhead
    or
  • A letter stating the current vocational ministry and the desire for joining the Association.

For membership between September 1, 2020 and August 31, 2021, the membership fee is $50.  Membership is to be renewed annually.

Download membership form

Qualified individuals who wish to join the Association at the different levels of membership may email the application form to: web [at] tasd [dot] ca and pay the membership fee via Eventbrite using the password: tasd.

All applications will be reviewed by the Executive Committee for approval. Approved individuals will be issued a membership number and a receipt for the application fee. Declined applicants will be notified and cheques will be shredded.

TASD Bursary Fund

The TASD now offers a Bursary fund for the benefit of incoming practicum students.

If you would like to contribute to this fund, please send a cheque payable to Tyndale University and marked: TASD Bursary Fund or sending gift to Brian Tai at Tyndale Bursary Funds. 

A tax receipt will be issued by Tyndale for contributions $20 or more.