The Trauma Society of South Africa (TSSA) is a national society representing all healthcare professionals interested in the care of a trauma patient across the spectrum from time of injury through to rehabilitation. TSSA is the only multidisciplinary trauma society in South Africa. TSSA works with its members to ensure that they are the best informed and the best prepared to provide trauma care in their respective communities.
Excellent trauma care relies on a coordinated, multidisciplinary approach and TSSA recognises the importance of all the diverse professions making up this team and actively works to encourage this multidisciplinary approach.
TSSA is taking a leading role nationally in being a strong supporter of injury prevention and by encouraging and supporting initiative to reduce the impact of trauma related morbidity and mortality on our nation.
TSSA serves its members by creating opportunities for professional development through CMEs and research/travel grants, leadership positions and collaboration with other like-minded trauma healthcare professionals.
We invite you to join us and become part of the dedicated and enthusiastic team working to shape quality trauma care in South Africa!
Please follow the below steps to register and become a member
In order to become a member you first need to register with the site.
During the registration process you need to provide a username, email address and password.
On you have finished Registering you can log into Trauma Society.
Login to the Trauma Society Website with your created username and password.
(Login link can be found in the top right hand corner next to search).
Please be aware you have logged in but you aren’t a member until your membership is approved manually.
Once you have logged in successfully please click on ‘Membership’ (located in the main top left hand menu).
To become a Trauma Society Member the following information is mandatory:
Title, First Name and Surname, ID number,
HPCSA or SANC number, Postal Address, Cell number, Email, Province (working / operating in)
Please use your HPCSA or SANC number as a reference and make an EFT payment (bank details provided below).
Kindly fax proof of payment to 086 682 3917 or firstname.lastname@example.org and we will active your membership.
Trauma Society of South Africa
Nedbank – Cresta Branch
Branch Code: 178605 – Account No: 1786012804
Kindly fax proof of payment to 086 682 3917 or email@example.com
Please determine your membership fee from the table below:
|BLS EMS, student nurses, medical students||R50/year|
|ILS EMS, quatdfied nurses, interns, physiotherapists, etc.||R100/year|
|ALS EMS, medical officers, registrars||R150/year||Medical Speciatdsts in pubtdc practice||R200/year||Medical Speciatdsts in private practice||R250/year|