Member Benefits

Effective January 1, 2015

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Associate ($20/year)

  • Monthly member updates from the National Office
  • Annual voting privileges
  • Access to the WEA Year- in-Review Member Packet
  • Access to Conference Proceedings
  • Access to WEA Experticity Team (previously called Promotive)
  • Subscription discount to the online version of the Journal of Outdoor Recreation Education and Leadership (JOREL). 

Leader ($50/year)

  • Monthly member updates from the National Office
  • Annual voting privileges
  • Access to the WEA Year in Review Member Packet
  • Access to WEA Learning Center inside the WEA Member Portal
  • Access to Conference Proceedings
  • WEA Kitty Drury and Pete Peterson Scholarship Opportunities
  • Access to WEA Outdoor Prolink
  • Access to WEA Experticity Team (previously called Promotive)
  • Ability to post on WEA Events Calendar
  • Access to WEA Vendor specific discounts/pro-deals
  • Subscription discount to the online version of the Journal of Outdoor Recreation Education and Leadership (JOREL).

Professional ($120/year)

  • Monthly member updates from the National Office
  • Annual voting privileges
  • Access to the WEA Year-in-Review Member Packet
  • Access to WEA Learning Center inside the WEA Member Portal
  • Access to Conference Proceedings
  • WEA Kitty Drury and Pete Peterson Scholarship Opportunities
  • Access to WEA Outdoor Prolink
  • Access to WEA Experticity Team (previously called Promotive)
  • Ability to post on WEA Events Calendar
  • Access to WEA Vendor specific discounts/pro-deals
  • Subscription discount to the online version of the Journal of Outdoor Recreation Education and Leadership (JOREL).

Organizational Member ($250/year)

  • Monthly member updates from the National Office
  • Annual voting privileges
  • Access to the WEA Year-in-Review Member Packet
  • Program Exposure on the WEA Website
  • One (1) Professional Membership valued at $120.00 (USD)
  • One (1) individual portfolio account with the International Registry for Outdoor Educators and Leaders (IROEL) valued at $30.00 (USD)
  • 20% discount on Leader and Professional member rates for the individuals enrolled in the organizational members WEA programs.  Meaning, your participants who are actively enrolled in a WEA accredited OE certification program or OL courses will receive a 20% discount on their membership.  
  • Access to WEA Learning Center inside the WEA Member Portal
  • Access to the WEA Organizational Members tab inside the WEA Member Portal

Accredited Organizations - additional benefits ($400/year)

  • One (1) Leader Membership valued at $50.00 (USD)
  • One (1) additional individual portfolio account with the International Registry for Outdoor Educators and Leaders (IROEL) valued at $30.00 (USD)
  • One (1) Accredited Organization Portfolio account through IROEL valued at $100.00 (USD)
  • One (1) Copy of the WEA / COEL Accreditation Manual valued at $30.00 (USD)
  • For organizations accredited through the Association for Experiential Education (AEE):  Recognition through the WEA/AEE Accreditation MOU benefit.  The WEA recognizes AEE accreditation and the MOU permits an organization to undergo a consolidated accreditation process with the WEA.

*The WEA/AORE/WKURF JOREL partnering agreement is in the final stages of negotiation.  Member discounts and Organizational benefits may changes based on new negotiated terms.