Membership terms and conditions

1. Duties & Benefits

Joining BNTEA is quite rewarding for members who contribute actively to the achievement of BNTEA’s vision, mission and values.
As you enjoy the multiple benefits, you should work to contribute to the growth of the organization and to preserve its image everywhere you are.

There are different levels of membership depending on:

  • your commitment and
  • a length (number of years) of membership.

The following membership duties and benefits are effective from the date you sign up and pay the new membership fee (5,000 f cfa).

2. Membership Fee and Yearly Due
All prices are in f cfa and are the same for all categories. Check the category that applies to you.

 

Description
Duties
Benefits
Level 1

This level is for the first year of membership. The promotion to the next level depends on the new member’s commitment and compliance with BNTEA’s vision, mission and values. Less or not committed members are maintained at this level or lose their membership.

  • Payment of the yearly due (10,000 f cfa)
  • Participation in BNTEA branch/affiliate activities
  • Attendance to branch meetings

  • Membership card
  • Membership package
  • Participation in BNTEA branch/affiliate Annual Activity Report Meetings
  • Participation in BNTEA branch/affiliate Elective Meetings
  • Participation in BNTEA workshops (upon payment of full yearly due)
  • Discount on TESOL or IATEFL membership fees (upon payment of full yearly due)
  • Eligible for BNTEA scholarships (upon payment of full yearly due)
  • Participation BNTEA annual conventions and other (upon payment of full yearly due)
Level 2
This level is a promotion for successful level1 members. They are also expected to have the same or a better performance in level2 or they will be simply maintained at this level.
  • Payment of the yearly due (10,000 f cfa)
  • Participation in BNTEA branch/affiliate activities
  • Attendance to branch meetings
  • Contributes materially, technically or financially, besides the annual dues, to the growth of his branch

Upon Payment of Full Yearly Due

  • Level1 benefits
  • Eligible to run for office during elections at BNTEA branch/affiliate level
  • Participation in BNTEA national Annual Activity Report Meetings
  • Participation in BNTEA national Elective Meetings
  • Eligible to be a BNTEA English Language Tutor in his/her region
Level 3
This level is a promotion for successful level2 members. They are also expected to have the same or a better performance in level3 or they will be simply maintained at this level.
  • Payment of the yearly due (10,000 f cfa)
  • Participation in BNTEA branch/affiliate activities
  • Attendance to branch meetings
  • Contributes materially, technically or financially, besides the annual dues, to the growth of his branch

Upon Payment of Full Yearly Due

  • Level2 benefits
  • Eligible to run for office during election of BNTEA national board members
  • Eligible to be a BNTEA ELT Facilitator
  • Eligible to earn a BNTEA Excellence in Leadership Award
Level 4
This level is a promotion for successful level3 members. They are also expected to have the same or a better performance in level4 or they will be simply maintained at this level.
  • Payment of the yearly due (10,000 f cfa)
  • Participation in BNTEA branch/affiliate activities
  • Attendance to branch meetings
  • Contributes materially, technically or financially, besides the annual dues, to the growth of BNTEA

Upon Payment of Full Yearly Due

  • Level3 benefits
  • Eligible to represent BNTEA at international ELT gatherings
Level 5
This level is a promotion for successful level4 members. They are also expected to have the same or a better performance in level5 or they will be simply maintained at this level.
  • Payment of the yearly due (10,000 f cfa)
  • Participation in BNTEA branch/affiliate activities
  • Attendance to branch meetings
  • Contributes materially, technically or financially, besides the annual dues, to the growth of BNTEA

Upon Payment of Full Yearly Due

  • Level4 benefits
  • Eligible to run for office on behalf of BNTEA in regional, continental or global ELT bodies

Membership Fee: This amount entitles you to a membership card and some accessories like the BNTEA T-shirt and other gadgets.

  • English Teachers and English Language Promoters: f cfa 5,000
  • Non English Teachers: f cfa 5,000

Yearly Due: This Amount is paid every to support BNTEA’s operational expenses.

  • English Teachers and English Language Promoters: f cfa 10,000
  • Non English Teachers: f cfa 15,000