Professional Development Workshops

Workshops Registered with the PAA for Award of PDPs

Overview of PDP requirements for members:

Evidence of professional development is required each year at your membership renewal. The following totals apply for each two year PDP period:

  • Full members – 20 points
  • Matwork members – 15 points
  • Students/Associate members – not required

Within each period:

  • Minimum 5 PDPs are required in any one-year membership period
  • Minimum 50% points from Pilates specific courses
  • Minimum 50% points from face to face courses

More detailed information on professional development and PDP requirements may be found here: PDP Guidelines

Using the table

Listings are grouped in tabs by State, in date order. Click on the link in the last column for additional information and how to book.

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
9 MarchPilates and Fascia - Fit TogetherGeri Taylor3.5SydneyViva Pilates
9 MarchEvery Breath You TakeGeri Taylor2.5SydneyViva Pilates
16 MarchPilates and Fascia - Fit TogetherGeri Taylor3.5CanberraViva Pilates
23-24 MarchModule 1 - Core Myofascial Release **Chris O'Brien6SydneyCore Body Therapy
4 AprilEvery Breath You TakeGeri Taylor2.5CanberraViva Pilates
13-15 April Autoimmune diseases, Cancer & ExerciseCarla Mullins15CanberraBody Organics
3-6 MayMyofascial Release: Module 5 - Cranium, Headaches & Adv TMJ **Chris O'Brien6SydneyCore Body Therapy
14 JuneTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentTracey Nicholson7KincumberTensegrity
14-16 JuneModule 2 - Applied Myofascial Release **Chris O'Brien6SydneyCore Body Therapy
22-23 JuneTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentCarolyn Howard7Port MacquarieTensegrity
29 JuneTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentNatalie Murray7DrummoyneTensegrity
28 JulySomatic Movement Education in PilatesTracey Nicholson3KincumberTensegrity
28 JulyPregnancy in MotionTracey Nicholson4KincumberTensegrity
2-4 August

& 15-17 November

BASI Pilates Pro-BridgeJordanna Smith/Ed Botha15CanberraBASI
4 AugustMyofascial Release: Advanced Pelvis **Chris O'Brien4SydneyCore Body Therapy
10-11 AugustMyofascial Release of the Lower Limbs **Chris O'Brien4SydneyCore Body Therapy
23-25 AugustPilates for Injuries & Pathologies Samantha Wood15SydneyBASI
31 August-1 SeptemberModule 1 – Core Myofascial Release **Chris O'Brien6SydneyCore Body Therapy
7 SeptemberSomatic Movement Education in PilatesNatalie Murray3DrummoyneTensegrity
8 SeptemberPregnancy in MotionNatalie Murray4DrummoyneTensegrity
13-15 SeptemberMyofascial Release: Module 3 - TMJ, Neck & Pelvis **Chris O'Brien6SydneyCore Body Therapy
28 SeptemberSomatic Movement Education in PilatesCarolyn Howard3DrummoyneTensegrity
29 SeptemberPregnancy in MotionCarolyn Howard4DrummoyneTensegrity
2-3 NovemberModule 1 -Core Myofascial Release **Chris O'Brien6NewcastleCore Body Therapy
15-17 NovemberModule 4 - Advanced Myofascial Release **Chris O'Brien6SydneyCore Body Therapy

** Approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
8 MarchPosture Perfect with the Franklin MethodBea Glendenning1.5MelbourneI Can Move
22 MarchPilates Made Simple - ReformerBenjamin Degenhardt5MelbourneThe Movement Refinery
23 MarchBend Over BackwardsBenjamin Degenhardt5MelbourneThe Movement Refinery
24 MarchPilates Made Simple - ChairsBenjamin Degenhardt5MelbourneThe Movement Refinery
29 MarchPilates on the Run: Systems of SupportMaggie Macgill4MelbourneNPT
30 MarchPilates on the Run: Lungs of LifeMaggie Macgill4MelbourneNPT
30 MarchPilates Made Simple - MatBenjamin Degenhardt5MelbourneThe Movement Refinery
31 MarchBring Back the GoodsBenjamin Degenhardt5MelbourneThe Movement Refinery
28 AprilPilates and Fascia - Fit TogetherGeri Taylor3.5MelbourneViva Pilates
28 AprilPre and Postnatal WorkshopLouise Taube6MelbourneTaube Pilates Training
28 AprilEvery Breath You TakeGeri Taylor2.5MelbourneViva Pilates
3 MaySomatic Movement Education in PilatesBruce Hildebrand3PrahanTensegrity
17-19 MayDeeper Into Contrology with Dena Drotar and Wade Edwell Dena Drotar & Wade Edwell15KynetonProper Pilates
25 May BLACKROLL Australia Functional Fascia Training**Leigh Whitehead4MelbourneBlackroll
01 JunePost Natal RehabilitationHelen New4MelbourneNPT
14 and 16 JuneTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentBruce Hildebrand7PrahanTensegrity
15 JunePregnancy in MotionBruce Hildebrand4PrahanTensegrity
28 JulyCurvy Bodies:
A Deeper Look at
Scoliosis
Helen New8MelbourneNPT
2 AugustSomatic Movement Education in PilatesBruce Hildebrand3PrahanTensegrity
30 AugustPilates on the Run: Palm as PortalMaggie Macgill4MelbourneNPT
31 AugustPilates on the Run: Freedom and FlowMaggie Macgill4MelbourneNPT
13 and 15 SeptemberTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentBruce Hildebrand7PrahanTensegrity
14 SeptemberPregnancy in MotionBruce Hildebrand4PrahanTensegrity
11 NovemberSomatic Movement Education in PilatesBruce Hildebrand3PrahanTensegrity
29 November and 1 DecemberTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentBruce Hildebrand7PrahanTensegrity
30 NovemberPregnancy in MotionBruce Hildebrand4PrahanTensegrity

** Approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
9 MarchAnatomy Dimensions: Neck & JawCarla Mullins4BrisbaneBody Organics
10 MarchAnatomy Dimensions: Upper Limbs OneCarla Mullins4BrisbaneBody Organics
10 MarchAnatomy Dimensions: Upper Limbs TwoCarla Mullins4BrisbaneBody Organics
15-17 MarchAutoimmune diseases, Cancer & ExerciseCarla Mullins15NoosaBody Organics
6 AprilAnatomy Dimensions: Spine & TorsoCarla Mullins4BrisbaneBody Organics
4-6 MayContractile Fields, Archetypal Postures And Movement Tania Huddart15BrisbaneBody Organics
12 MayPregnancy in MotionTracey Nicholson4Emu Park (Yeppoon)Tensegrity
24-26 MayAutoimmune diseases, Cancer & ExerciseCarla Mullins15CairnsBody Organics
24-26 MayModule 2 - Applied Myofascial Release **Chris O'Brien6BrisbaneCore Body Therapy
22-23 JuneOov Fundamentals 1 for PilatesDaniel & Nick12BrisbanePolestar
5 JulyTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentTracey Nicholson7Sunshine CoastTensegrity
14 JulyAnatomy Dimensions: Cueing OneCarla Mullins4BrisbaneBody Organics
14 JulyAnatomy Dimensions: Cueing TwoCarla Mullins4BrisbaneBody Organics
18 AugustPregnancy in MotionTracey Nicholson4Sunshine CoastTensegrity
30 AugustTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentTracey Nicholson7Sunshine CoastTensegrity
8 SeptemberSomatic Movement Education in PilatesTracey Nicholson3Sunshine CoastTensegrity
18 OctoberMyofascial Release - Advanced Pelvis **Chris O'Brien4BrisbaneCore Body Therapy
19-20 OctoberMyofascial Release of the Lower Limbs **Chris O'Brien4BrisbaneCore Body Therapy
23 NovemberPregnancy in MotionTracey Nicholson4Sunshine CoastTensegrity

** Approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
8 FebruaryMakarlu MasterclassCarla Mullins/Kate Crane2PerthBody Organics
9 FebruaryAnatomy Dimensions: Spine & TorsoCarla Mullins5PerthBody Organics
15 FebruaryBiotensegrity, the interplay of tension and compression in PilatesElizabeth Larkam3PerthPilates Training Institute
15 FebruaryConnect the spine, pelvis, hip, knee, ankle and foot with fascia focused PilatesElizabeth Larkam3PerthPilates Training Institute
16 FebrurayFascia focused movement in the contemporary Pilates environmentElizabeth Larkam3PerthPilates Training Institute
16 FebruaryOrganising your thorax for optimal shoulder girdle functionElizabeth Larkam3PerthPilates Training Institute
17 FebruaryTurn with ease: spine rotation in the Pilates environmentElizabeth Larkam3PerthPilates Training Institute
17 FebruaryEffective touch cuesElizabeth Larkam3PerthPilates Training Institute
23 MarchBLACKROLL Australia Functional Fascia Training**Leigh Whitehead4PerthBlackroll
4-5 MayOov Fundamentals 1 for PilatesNick Dawe12PerthPolestar
26 AugustManagement of Knee Pathologies in the Pilates Environment Elizabeth Wilson 4PerthPerth Pilates

**PAA approved anatomy/physiology program

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
21 FebruaryFascia in Motion: The Fascial System, a Whole-body Organ of CommunicationElizabeth Larkam3AdelaideKörpermotus
21 FebruaryGaitElizabeth Larkam3AdelaideKörpermotus
22 FebruaryFascia Focused Movement in the Contemporary Pilates EnvironmentElizabeth Larkam3AdelaideKörpermotus
22 FebruaryBiotensegrity-interplay of tension/compression in PilatesElizabeth Larkam3AdelaideKörpermotus

**approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
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**approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink

CoursePresenterPDPsLink
Pilates for Sports Cycling: 10 Week Challenges to improve performance
Noeleen O'Shea6Pilates for Sports
Pilates to Improve Lumbo-Pelvic RhythmLisa Jackson3Pilates International
Load and Progressions Using the Pilates MethodLanette Gavran3Pilates International
Applying the Pilates Method on the Pilates ChairLanette Gavran3Pilates International
Pilates for HypermobilityKerry Etkin3Pilates International
Hands to Arms to ShouldersSally Anderson3Pilates International
So you want to start a Pilates Business
Ingrid Thompson3
Healthy Numbers
Science of StrengthDav Cohen2EducatePilates.com
Beyond Core Control: Pilates and the Muscular SlingsDav Cohen2EducatePilates.com
Science behind Stretching: Safe and Effective PNF and Facilitated Stretching TechniquesDav Cohen2EducatePilates.com
Pre and Postnatal WorkshopLouise Taube6Taube Pilates Training

**approved non-Pilates workshop