What is a Business Affiliate?

The American Academy for Preceptor Advancement (AAPA) Affiliate Program is designed to provide formal relationships with organizations that has committed to supporting the optimum development of their preceptors.

Benefits of Being a Business Affiliate

  • AAPA membership discounts.
    Receive 10% discount on preceptors that belongs to your organization.
  • Free coaching of members towards Preceptorship Certification.
    Members of the affiliate will have the privilege to receive coaching during the process of
    obtaining their preceptor certification from expert certified preceptors.
  • Access to AAPA virtual portfolio workshops
    This workshop provides additional information on portfolio building process.
  • 15% discount on all AAPA Conference Registration Fees
    Earn savings for your organization through discounted fees in AAPA major events.
  • Access to AAPA Logo for use in marketing your Affiliation Program
    Organization receives permission from AAPA to use logo in promotional articles or
    banners for educational events or conferences.
  • Access to AAPA Resources
    • E-Journal – provides update to members with current trends and issues affecting
      preceptorship.
    • AAPA Blog – leaders and members of the affiliate gain opportunities to exchange
      views and information with expert certified preceptors.
    • AAPA extensive Annotated Bibliography – provides an organization access to
      resources relevant for continuing education and development of preceptors.
  • Inclusion in AAPA membership directory. Registration in our directory provides opportunities for recognition from your growing
    preceptor community.

The AAPA Affiliate Program carries an annual fee based on the organization’s preferred Affiliate Level. Levels and Annual Fees are as follows:

Bronze Level

Membership discount (10%)

Coaching of members for completion of Portfolio Certification

Virtual Portfolio Workshop

X

Use of AAPA Logo in marketing of Affiliation Program

X

X

X

X

$1000.00 (annual fee)

Silver Level

Membership discount (10%)

Coaching of members for completion of Portfolio Certification

Virtual Portfolio Workshop

AAPA conference registration fee 15% discount

Use of AAPA Logo in marketing of Affiliation Program

X

X

X

X

$2000.00 (annual fee)

Gold Level

Membership discount (10%)

Coaching of members for completion of Portfolio Certification

Virtual Portfolio Workshop

AAPA conference registration fee 15% discount

Use of AAPA Logo in marketing of Affiliation Program

Access to AAPA e-journal

AAPA Blog privileges

Access to extended Annotated Bibliography regarding preceptorship

Access to AAPA Preceptor Directory (upcoming)

$3000.00 (annual fee)