Member Benefits

Value In The Membership

Just For Members

The CDAA has proudly provided our membership with valuable benefits and services for over 55 years. CDAA members receive exceptional value and PLI for a low membership fee. The services we offer are member driven and the CDAA will continue to search for new benefits to offer our members to serve you better! We've added new Benefits! Please visit the AADA website: for the complete list and details.

Member Benefits

Be sure to review these two documents which talk about member benefits. It is the perfect starting point.

  • Effective December 1, 2022, CADA will no longer be providing Professional Liability (Malpractice) Insurance with your annual Practice Permit.
  • Association of Alberta Dental Assistants – through their affiliation with the Canadian Dental Assistants’ Association and PROLINK – will offer Alberta RDAs a simple renewal process and low group rate for Professional Liability Insurance in the coverage amount and type required by CADA.
  • AB RDAs are currently covered by PLI until November 30, 2022. This means there is no rush to get your 2023 PLI.
  • Our PLI package will be posted on the AADA website over the summer to ensure it is up to date and includes the required information details, application and payment options.
  • AADA website:

Details coming soon.

To view all the group benefits please visit the AADA website and go to the member only section. This section is password protected so you will need the password sent to you on your CDAA membership application receipt.

Our profession requires constant professional development and life-long learning in order to be the best we can be. Our seminars, general meetings, continuing education opportunities, and home study courses are provided in support of your continuing competency requirements.

Raising the profile of RDA’s as well trained and vital members of the dental team during Dental Assistants Week and throughout the year is a key element of what the CDAA does for our members.

Your CDAA membership helps you to save between 10 - 70% for a variety of goods and services. The list of discount opportunities can be found on the back of your membership card.

Goodlife Fitness Rewards

GoodLife Fitness discounts.

Providing members with affordable rates on home, auto and travel Insurance. As a member you can enjoy Group Health and Dental Plans. Visit AADA for more details.

RRSP, RESP, RIF, TFSA – Enjoy the same package offered to the Alberta Teachers Association and the Edmonton Dental Assistants Association through our relationship with the AADA.

Get to know your fellow members at our general meetings, spring seminar, and other industry events, and have a great time doing it!

Keeping you informed with easy access to membership services, charitable endeavors, dental health promotions, and professional volunteer opportunities.