BY the members, FOR the members

The following benefits are available to ADSHE members:

  • ADSHE is the only professional body that specifically and exclusively addresses the Higher Education context
  • representation of the teaching and learning of neurodiverse students in HE at the highest level including DSSG, SASC, DSA-QAG, and the Department for Education
  • membership is open to specialist qualified tutors, assistive technology trainers, assessors, needs assessors, managers and co-ordinatorsof disability services
  • ADSHE is a recognised professional body, meeting the mandatory requirements of the DSA-QAG Audit Framework.
  • free to attend Regional Group meetings, many of which offer regular opportunities to gain ADSHE accredited CPD for free are part of the membership fee
  • discussion forums specifically HE focused
  • QA Portfolio registered and marked at no extra cost to our Professional QA tutor members
  • A website with resources and dedicated areas for professional discussions
  • Professional QA Tutor listing on the ADSHE website for DSA funded work
  • ADSHE Journal of Neurodiversity in Higher Education
  • a Professional ADSHE Annual Conference at reduced member rates
  • attendance at CPD Days South/North at reduced member rates

ADSHE Professional QA Tutor Membership Handbook (October 2018)

ADSHE Professional QA Tutor Membership means that you are professionally qualified and your practice is Quality Assured by ADSHE, the leading professional body for neurodiverse students in HE. Once registered, you will be assigned an ADSHE QA number unique to you, and your name will be recorded on ADSHE’s Professional QA Register.

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Membership types

Professional QA Tutor


Professional Assessor


Affiliate Member


Student Member


Retired Member


Honorary Life Member


Join ADSHE and make a difference- BY the members, FOR the members.