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
13-15 SeptemberPAA ConferenceSherri Betz, Cara Reecer, Moses Urbano plus national presenters15SydneyPAA Conference
28 SeptemberSomatic Movement Education in PilatesCarolyn Howard3DrummoyneTensegrity
29 SeptemberPregnancy in MotionCarolyn Howard4DrummoyneTensegrity
2-3 NovemberModule 1 -Core Myofascial Release **Chris O'Brien8NewcastleCore Body Therapy
8 NovemberIntroduction to the Alexander Technique for Pilates Instructors **Greg Holdaway2SydneyBodyMinded, Sydney Alexander Technique
9-10 NovemberWomens HealthElizabeth Wilson15SydneyPolestar
15-17 NovemberModule 4 - Advanced Myofascial Release **Chris O'Brien10SydneyCore Body Therapy
17 NovemberPilates and Fascia - Fit TogetherGeri Taylor3.5Dickson, ACTViva Pilates
17 NovemberEvery Breath you Take Geri Taylor2.5Dickson, ACTViva Pilates
23-24 NovemberOOV Fundamentals 1 for PilatesNick Dawe12SydneyPolestar
19 January 2020Introduction to the Alexander Technique for Pilates Instructors **Greg Holdaway2SydneyBodyMinded, Sydney Alexander Technique
20 January 2020Introduction to the Alexander Technique for Pilates Instructors **Greg Holdaway2SydneyBodyMinded, Sydney Alexander Technique
13-14 February 2020
DNS Exercise 1 course for Pilates Instructors Christine Lavelle, Martina Jezkova MPT15SydneyDNS Pilates
29 February 2020BLACKROLL Australia Functional Fascia Training **Leight Whitehead4SydneyBLACKROLL Australia

** approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
13 and 15 SeptemberTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentBruce Hildebrand7PrahanTensegrity
14 SeptemberPregnancy in MotionBruce Hildebrand4PrahanTensegrity
20 SeptemberAnatomy Dimensions: The FeetCarla Mullins4MelbourneBody Organics
21 SeptemberAnatomy Dimensions: The KneeCarla Mullins4MelbourneBody Organics
22 SeptemberAnatomy Dimensions: Pelvis One, Psoas & SacrumCarla Mullins4MelbourneBody Organics
22 SeptemberAnatomy Dimensions: Pelvis Two, Hip & FemurCarla Mullins4MelbourneBody Organics
2 OctoberAnatomy Dimensions: Spine & TorsoCarla Mullins5BendigoBody Organics
3 OctoberMakarlu MasterclassCarla Mullins/Kate Crane2BendigoBody Organics
5 OctoberAnatomy Dimensions: The FeetCarla Mullins4MelbourneBody Organics
5 OctoberAnatomy Dimensions: The KneeCarla Mullins4MelbourneBody Organics
6 OctoberAnatomy Dimensions: Pelvis One, Psoas & SacrumCarla Mullins4MelbourneBody Organics
6 OctoberAnatomy Dimensions: Pelvis Two, Hip & FemurCarla Mullins4MelbourneBody Organics
11 NovemberSomatic Movement Education in PilatesBruce Hildebrand3PrahanTensegrity
29 November and 1 DecemberTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentBruce Hildebrand7PrahanTensegrity
30 NovemberPregnancy in MotionBruce Hildebrand4PrahanTensegrity
10 January 2020The Core of the MethodBenjamin Degenhardt9MelbourneThe Movement Refinery
12 January 2020Bend over BackwardsBenjamin Degenhardt5MelbourneThe Movement Refinery
23-24 May 2020The Power of the System Karen Frischmann12KynetonProper Pilates

** approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
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'Brien8BrisbaneCore Body Therapy
15-17 NovemberBuff Bones® Instructor Training Brisbane Lisa Jackson15BrisbaneCore Pilates
15 NovemberHow to Get your clients to schedule their life around Pilates **Lesley Logan1BrisbaneThe Body Refinery
16 NovemberMat your ReformerLesley Logan2BrisbaneThe Body Refinery
16 NovemberWunda ChairLesley Logan2BrisbaneThe Body Refinery
17 NovemberFor the Love of all the BarrelsLesley Logan2BrisbaneThe Body Refinery
17 NovemberIs your Cadillac trying to tell you something?Lesley Logan2BrisbaneThe Body Refinery
23 NovemberPregnancy in MotionTracey Nicholson4Sunshine CoastTensegrity
30 NovemberAnatomy Dimensions: Cueing OneCarla Mullins4BrisbaneBody Organics
1 DecemberAnatomy Dimensions: Cueing TwoCarla Mullins4BrisbaneBody Organics

** approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
1 SeptemberPilates and Fascia - Fit TogetherGeri Taylor3.5PerthViva Pilates
1 SeptemberEvery Breath you TakeGeri Taylor2.5PerthViva Pilates
23 NovemberPelvic Floor and Pilates Frances Cahill & Suzanne Newby2Margaret RiverPilates Training Institute
23-25 October 2020Pilates Suspension Method 3-Day Course**Rebecca Beckler4High WycombePilates949

**approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
11 OctoberAnatomy Dimensions: The FeetKatie Crane4AdelaideBody organics
12 OctoberAnatomy Dimensions: The KneeKatie Crane4AdelaideBody organics
13 OctoberAnatomy Dimensions: Pelvis One – Psoas & SacrumKatie Crane4AdelaideBody organics
13 OctoberAnatomy Dimensions: Pelvis Two – Hip & FemurKatie Crane4AdelaideBody organics

**approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
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**approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
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**approved non-Pilates workshop

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

**approved non-Pilates workshop