If you would like to join the BSTAI, please contact the secretary of your LOCAL BRANCH. You can join a branch close to where you live or work, whichever is most convenient to you.


Our application forms are available at all branch meetings. Annual membership runs from September to August each year, and costs circa €25. Some schools will cover this cost for teachers, but that is on a school by school basis.

Membership Benefits


Free copies of Newsletters and Videos at regular intervals for all paid-up members.

Conferences, Seminars and Meetings

Subsidised attendance at National Conferences, Seminars and all Branch Meetings.

A Voice

A voice on Business Studies Subjects/ NCCA/Department of Education Course Committees.

Examination Reports

Involvement in the preparation of Examination Reports.

Achievement Awards

Participation with the BSTAI sponsored Business Studies Achievement Awards.

European Voice

The Association of Secondary Economics Education in the EU, allows us a European voice.


A strong voice in the enhancement of our subjects in schools through the influence of the Association.


Participation in BSTAI organised courses.