Super Starter - Essential Facts

AIST’s Super Starter is an introductory course, designed for people who have recently entered the superannuation industry. No previous knowledge or experience is required to attend this course.

Super Starter will provide all the essentials needed to kick off a career in super. Super Starter will help participants to make sense of the jargon, acronyms and complexity that is typical of the super industry. It will provide an overview of the history and mechanics of superannuation to help you to be more effective in your role.

Upon completion of the course you will be able to:

  • Describe the purpose and structure of Australia’s superannuation system
  • Compare the different contributions that can be made to a superannuation fund
  • Identify asset classes and discuss basic investment concepts
  • Summarise the types of insurance cover that can be held within superannuation
  • Outline the circumstances that permit access to superannuation

Who should register?

Anyone new to the superannuation industry.



Delivery methodFacilitated
CPD Hours3 hours

Member $560 $615
Non-Member $680 $745
*Register 8 weeks before course date

Date/sLocationTime Registration

2019 Dates

20 August Melbourne 9:00 am - 12:30 pm Register
21 August
Sydney 1 pm - 4 pm Register
1 November
Melbourne 9:00 am - 12:30 pm Register
7 November Sydney 1 pm - 4 pm Register 

For more information please call AIST on (03) 8677 3800 or email:

Please note: To ensure we are able to meet your dietary needs, please let us know via at least 48 business hours prior to the event. Unfortunately, we are unable to cater to special requirements after this timeframe.