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
19-21 OctoberProfessional Certificate of Myofascial Release - Module 3: TMJ, Neck & Pelvis **Chris O'Brien6SydneyCore Body Therapy
19-21 OctoberMiguel Silva PresentsMiguel Silva15SydneyAuthentic Pilates Education
26-28 OctoberPilates Stands UpCarla Mullins15SydneyBody Organics
28 OctoberPilates for Scoliosis Liz Wilson8SydneyPolestar
9 NovemberShoulder Biomechanics & Pilates - The Basic 5Karen Clippinger3SydneyMovement Collective
9 NovemberCountering Computer Posture and Pain with PilatesKaren Clippinger4SydneyMovement Collective
10 NovemberLow Back Pain and Pilates - Flexion BasedKaren Clippinger3SydneyMovement Collective
10 NovemberLow Back Pain and Pilates - Extension BasedKaren Clippinger3SydneyMovement Collective
11 NovemberHip and Knee Biomechanics on the Reformer Karen Clippinger6SydneyMovement Collective
23-25 NovemberProfessional Certificate of Myofascial Release - Module 4 - Advanced MFR **Chris O'Brien6SydneyCore Body Therapy
dates tbcProfessional Certificate of Myofascial Release - Module 5 - Cranium, headaches & Adv TMJ **Chris O'Brien6SydneyCore Body Therapy
19 January 2019Anatomy Dimensions: Spine & TorsoCarla Mullins5SydneyBody Organics
2 February 2019DNS Exercise 1 course for Pilates Instructors Christine Lavelle15SydneyClassical Pilates
9 February 2019Pilates and Fascia - Fit TogetherGeri Taylor3.5Tuross HeadViva Pilates
9 March 2019Pilates and Fascia - Fit TogetherGeri Taylor3.5SydneyViva Pilates
9 March 2019Every Breath You TakeGeri Taylor2.5SydneyViva Pilates
16 March 2019Pilates and Fascia - Fit TogetherGeri Taylor3.5CanberraViva Pilates
4 April 2019Every Breath You TakeGeri Taylor2.5CanberraViva Pilates
19-21 April 2019 Autoimmune diseases, Cancer & ExerciseCarla Mullins15CanberraBody Organics

** Approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
OngoingLate Int/Adv Mat Class - monthlyKatrina Edwards1MelbourneNational Pilates Training
5 OctoberSomatic Movement EducationTracey Nicholson1.5PrahranTensegrity Training
7 OctoberRotational SportsLochie Ngo8MelbournePolestar
13 OctoberPilates on the Run Practitioner Series: Freedom and FlowMaggie MacGill4MelbourneAligned for Life
21 OctoberPelvic Power with the Franklin Method **Bea Glendenning1.5MelbourneI Can Move
21 OctoberPre and Postnatal WorkshopLouise Taube6MelbourneTaube Pilates Training
16 NovemberPilates Method Immersion 4 - Programming and ApplicationSally Anderson6 each or 15 max for multiple sessionsMelbourneNational Pilates Training
16 & 18 NovemberTune up Your Biomechanics with Small ApparatusTracey Nicholson7PrahranTensegrity Training
17 NovemberPregnancy in Motion and Active Pelvic Floor TrainingTracey Nicholson4PrahranTensegrity Training
30 November & 1-2 DecemberVintage Pilates Immersion with Sandy ShimodaSandy Shimoda15KynetonProper Pilates
2 February 2019Anatomy Dimensions: Spine & TorsoCarla Mullins4MelbourneBody Organics
22 February 2019Pelvic Power with the Franklin Method **Bea Glendenning1.5MelbourneI Can Move
3 February 2019Pre and Postnatal WorkshopLouise Taube6MelbourneTaube Pilates Training
28 April 2019Pilates and Fascia - Fit TogetherGeri Taylor3.5MelbourneViva Pilates

** Approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
12 OctoberTune up Your Biomechanics with Small ApparatusTracey Nicholson7Sunshine CoastTensegrity Training
19 OctoberPilates for ScoliosisDav Cohen8BrisbanePolestar
17 NovemberAnatomy Dimensions: Cueing One: Cueing for IntegrationCarla Mullins4BrisbaneBody Organics
17 NovemberAnatomy Dimensions: Cueing Two: Push and PullCarla Mullins4BrisbaneBody Organics
17 NovemberSomatic Movement EducationTracey Nicholson1.5Sunshine CoastTensegrity Training
1 DecemberAnatomy Dimensions: Spine & TorsoCarla Mullins5NoosaBody Organics
15-17 March 2019Autoimmune diseases, Cancer & ExerciseCarla Mullins15NoosaBody Organics
24-26 May 2019Autoimmune diseases, Cancer & ExerciseCarla Mullins15CairnsBody Organics

** Approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
16 NovemberShoulder Biomechanics & Pilates – The Basic FiveKaren Clippinger3PerthPilates Training Institute
17 NovemberLow Back Pain and Pilates - Flexion BasedKaren Clippinger3PerthPilates Training Institute
17 NovemberLow Back Pain and Pilates - Extension BasedKaren Clippinger3PerthPilates Training Institute
17 NovemberBLACKROLL Australia Functional Fascia TrainingLeigh Whitehead4PerthBLACKROLL Australia
18 NovemberReforming Flexibilty/Enhancing Flexibility with PilatesKaren Clippinger6PerthPilates Training Institute
8-9 DecemberAdvanced Assessment SkillsAudrey Ng 15PerthPolestar
9 February 2019Anatomy Dimensions: Spine & TorsoCarla Mullins5PerthBody Organics

**PAA approved anatomy/physiology program

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
No scheduled workshops, please check back soon

**approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
No scheduled workshops, please check back soon.

**approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
20 OctoberPregnancy in Motion and Active Pelvic Floor TrainingTracey Nicholson4HobartTensegrity Training
20 OctoberSomatic Movement EducationTracey Nicholson1.5HobartTensegrity Training

CoursePresenterPDPsLink
Pilates for Sports Cycling: 10 Week Challenges to improve performance
Noeleen O'Shea6Pilates for Sports
Pilates to Improve Lumbo-Pelvic RhythmLisa Jackson3PilatesITC
Load and Progressions Using the Pilates MethodLanette Gavran3PilatesITC
Pilates for HypermobilityKerry Etkin3PilatesITC
Multi-dimensional PostureSally Anderson3PilatesITC
Matwork ProgressionsLanette Gavran3PilatesITC
Hands to Arms to ShouldersSally Anderson3PilatesITC
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
Active Anatomy
Fascia and Foam Roller home study program
Merrin Martin1.5Active Anatomy
Manage a PracticeSelf Study4PilatesITC
Pre and Postnatal WorkshopLouise Taube6Taube Pilates Training

**approved non-Pilates workshop