Breathe Education

Breathe Education withdraws from PAA 1 July 2018

On 1 July 2018 Breathe Education withdrew affiliation with the PAA as an Education Body. Students enrolled with Breathe beyond this date will no longer be directly recognised by the PAA.

The PAA is happy to assist Breathe students or graduates along a pathway to reach compliance of membership. Membership of your industry body will provide professional and business support, as well as access to comprehensive continuing education.

PAA Membership Eligibility

Graduates prior to 30 June 2018 need only provide their Cert IV or Diploma certificate as evidence of qualifications to become a PAA member.

Students enrolled at the time Breathe withdrew, who did not graduate before 30 June 2018 require a letter from their placement supervisor stating the hours completed, in addition to their Cert IV or Diploma certificate. The letter should fulfill the following:

  • on business letterhead
  • outline the placement hours completed
  • list the supervisor name/s and their contact details.

Graduates who commenced study after 1 July 2018 are not eligible for PAA membership and will need to seek RPL from a PAA recognised Education Body and complete a PAA recognised Diploma in order to meet membership requirements.


If you have any questions about eligibility for PAA membership as a student or graduate of Breathe Education please email