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 (Temporarily waived)

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

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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.

CoursePresenterPDPsLink
Understanding Prescriptive Exercise for Sacroiliac Joint DysfunctionSally Anderson5Reach Movement Health
On The Reformer Long BoxSally Anderson5Reach Movement Health
Hands to Arms to ShouldersSally Anderson3Pilates 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
Pilates to Improve Lumbo-Pelvic RhythmLisa Jackson3Pilates International
Anatomy Dimensions: Elbows, Wrists & HandsCarla Mullins3.5
Body Organics
Anatomy Dimensions: Elbows, Wrists & Hands (optional post course tutorial)Carla Mullins1.5Body Organics
Anatomy Dimensions: Spine & TorsoCarla Mullins6Body Organics
Anatomy Dimensions: Spine & Torso (optional post course tutorial)Carla Mullins1.5Body Organics
Introduction to Neuroanatomy**Carla Mullins7Body Organics
Anatomy Dimensions: The ShoulderCarla Mullins5Body Organics
Anatomy Dimensions: The Shoulder (optional post course tutorial)Carla Mullins1.5Body Organics
Anatomy Dimensions: Neck and JawCarla Mullins5Body Organics
Anatomy Dimensions: Neck and Jaw (optional post course tutorial)Carla Mullins1.5Body Organics
Anatomy Dimensions: The FeetCarla Mullins5Body Organics
Anatomy Dimensions: The Feet (optional post course tutorial)Carla Mullins1.5Body Organics
Chucking a WobblyCarla Mullins6Body Organics
Chucking a Wobbly (optional post course tutorial)Carla Mullins1.5Body Organics
Recovering your ChairCarla Mullins6 Body Organics
Recovering your Chair (optional post course tutorial)Carla Mullins1.5Body Organics
Anatomy Dimensions - The KneeCarla Mullins3.5Body Organics
Anatomy Dimensions - The Knee (optional post course tutorial)Carla Mullins1.5Body Organics
Pregnancy and Postnatal courseLouise Taube15Taube Pilates
Pilates for PregnancySonia Crisafulli8Pilates International
So you want to start a Pilates Business**
Ingrid Thompson3
Healthy Numbers

**approved non-Pilates workshop

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Workshop titlePresenterPDPs
Interoception of MovementElizabeth Larkam and Tom Myers3
The Cervical PowerhouseCara Reeser and Jeremy Laverdure2
Shoulder BiomechanicsKaren Clippinger2
Biotensegrity of Movement**Elizabeth Larkam and Tom Myers2
Alignment, Load, and TempoBrent Anderson3
Freedom of the ShouldersCara Reeser and Jeremy Laverdure2
Spine Anatomy and Core BasicsKaren Clippinger4
Sitting is the New Smoking**Brent Anderson2
Understand the Pelvic Floor**Brent Anderson4
Runity: Pilates for Runners**Juan Nieto2
FasciaFocused Pilates**Elizabeth Larkam and Tom Myers2.5
Wobbly - A Balance Workshop**Mariska Breland3.5
Advanced Screening SkillsBrent Anderson4.5
Myth and Science of Breath**Brent Anderson2
Lumbo-Pelvic Pain**Brent Anderson3.5
Neuroscience and Exercise**Mariska Breland4
Pilates for ScoliosisMadeline Black3
Support the ArmsMadeline Black3
Back Care WorkshopBrent Anderson2
Hip ConnectionsMadeline Black3.5

**approved non-Pilates workshop

DateCoursePresenterPDPsLink
1 April Multi Dimension Posture Sally Anderson5Reach Movement Health
3 April Somatic Anatomy of Breathing**Tracey Nicholson3Tensegrity
9 & 30 AprilRemedial Pilates AssessmentPenny Latey8Modern Pilates Studio
16 April Learn From the Leaders (Pre-Conference)Meredith Rogers, Theo Botha, Simone Wagenaar4.5BASI
17-18 AprilLearn From the Leaders Various incl. Rael Isacowitz, Jordanna Smith, Shayne Smith, Ed Botha, Meredith Rogers, Theo Botha13BASI
30 AprilSystems Of SupportMaggie Macgill2PilatesITC
2 MayPregnancy and Postnatal courseLouise Taube15Taube Pilates
1 & 20 June3D Shoulder Symmetry Blossom Leilani Crawford, Dr. Marshall Hagins4Reach Movement Health
20 NovemberPregnancy in MotionTracey Nicholson4Tensegrity

**approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
27 March - 20 JuneKey Moves® 4 Spinal Rehab workshop series**Josephine Key10SydneyJosephine Key
9 & 30 AprilRemedial Pilates AssessmentPenny Latey8SydneyModern Pilates Studio
17 AprilPilates Through the AgesGeri Taylor4Watson, CanberraViva Pilates
1 MayProfessional Certificate in Myofascial Release - Advanced Pelvis**Chris O'Brien8SydneyCore Body Therapy
8 May Pilates Through the AgesGeri Taylor4WilloughbyViva Pilates
21 MayScolio-Pilates Module I Professional SeminarHelen New8SydneyMPower Pilates
22-23 MayScolio-Pilates Module II Professional SeminarHelen New14SydneyMPower Pilates
22-23 May Professional Certificate in Myofascial Release Module 1 - Core Myofascial Release**Chris O'Brien10SydneyCore Body Therapy
4-6 JuneProfessional Certificate in Myofascial Release Module 3 - TMJ, Neck & Pelvis**Chris O'Brien10SydneyCore Body Therapy
26 JuneTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentNatalie Murray7SydneyTensegrity
16-18 JulyProfessional Certificate in Myofascial Release Module 2 - Applied Myofascial Release**Chris O'Brien10SydneyCore Body Therapy
21-22 AugustProfessional Certificate in Myofascial Release - Myofascial Release of the Lower Limbs**Chris O'Brien10SydneyCore Body Therapy
23 August Mat masterclassBlossom Leilani Crawford1CanberraPilates International
23 AugustUnusual Wunda ChairBlossom Leilani Crawford6CanberraPilates International
24 AugustAdvanced Mat masterclassBlossom Leilani Crawford1CanberraPilates International
24 AugustClient Management and ProgressionBlossom Leilani Crawford3CanberraPilates International
24 AugustConnected Arms and Strong TorsoBlossom Leilani Crawford3CanberraPilates International
28 AugustSomatic Movement Education in PilatesNatalie Murray3SydneyTensegrity
29 AugustPregnancy in MotionNatalie Murray4SydneyTensegrity
10-12 SeptemberProfessional Certificate in Myofascial Release Module 4 - Advanced Myofascial Release**Chris O'Brien10SydneyCore Body Therapy

** approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
16 AprilScolio-Pilates Module I Professional SeminarHelen New8WindsorPrecision Pilates
17-18 April Scolio-Pilates Module II Professional SeminarHelen New14WindsorPrecision Pilates
30 AprilSomatic Movement Education in PilatesBruce Hildebrand3RichmondTensegrity
7 MaySomatic Movement Education in PilatesBruce Hildebrand3RichmondTensegrity
11 JuneTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentBruce Hildebrand7RichmondTensegrity
12 JunePregnancy in MotionBruce Hildebrand4RichmondTensegrity
18 JuneTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentBruce Hildebrand7EmeraldTensegrity
19 JunePregnancy in MotionBruce Hildebrand4EmeraldTensegrity
16 JulySomatic Movement Education in PilatesBruce Hildebrand3RichmondTensegrity
27 AugustTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentBruce Hildebrand7RichmondTensegrity
27-29 AugustMentoring Program with Blossom Leilani CrawfordBlossom Leilani Crawford15MelbourneAligned for Life
28 AugustPregnancy in MotionBruce Hildebrand4RichmondTensegrity
24 SeptemberScolio-Pilates Module I Professional SeminarHelen New8WindsorPrecision Pilates
25-26 SeptemberScolio-Pilates Module II Professional SeminarHelen New14WindsorPrecision Pilates
26 NovemberSomatic Movement Education in PilatesBruce Hildebrand3RichmondTensegrity

** approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
16 April (online)Learn From the Leaders (Pre-Conference)Meredith Rogers, Theo Botha, Simone Wagenaar
4.5OnlineBASI
17-18 April (online)Learn From the LeadersVarious incl. Rael Isacowitz, Jordanna Smith, Shayne Smith, Ed Botha, Meredith Rogers, Theo Botha
13OnlineBASI
18-20 June Professional Certificate in Myofascial Release Module 2 - Applied Myofascial Release**
Chris O'Brien10BrisbaneCore Body Therapy
27 August Tune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentTracey Nicholson7Sunshine CoastTensegrity
5 September Somatic Movement Education in Pilates Tracey Nicholson3Sunshine CoastTensegrity
9 October Tune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentTracey Nicholson7BrisbaneTensegrity
7 November Pregnancy in MotionTracey Nicholson4BrisbaneTensegrity
17 November Somatic Movement Education in PilatesTracey Nicholson4BrisbaneTensegrity
20 November Pregnancy in MotionTracey Nicholson4Sunshine CoastTensegrity

** approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
19 August Matwork MasterclassBlossom Leilani Crawford1MyareePilates International
19 August Unusual Wunda ChairBlossom Leilani Crawford6MyareePilates International
20 August Advanced Matwork MasterclassBlossom Leilani Crawford1MyareePilates International
20 August In-depth & Informed Reformer WorkshopBlossom Leilani Crawford6MyareePilates International
21 August Client Management and ProgressionBlossom Leilani Crawford2MyareePilates International
21 August Connected Arms and Strong TorsoBlossom Leilani Crawford3MyareePilates International

**approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
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**approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
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**approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
10 July Tune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentHelen Simmons3HobartTensegrity
12 September Somatic Movement Education in PilatesHelen Simmons3HobartTensegrity
14 November Pregnancy in MotionHelen Simmons4HobartTensegrity

**approved non-Pilates workshop