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'Brien8SydneyCore Body Therapy
4 AprilEvery Breath You TakeGeri Taylor2.5CanberraViva Pilates
13-15 AprilAutoimmune diseases, Cancer & ExerciseCarla Mullins15CanberraBody Organics
15 AprilMakarlu MasterclassCarla Mullins/Kate Crane2CanberraBody Organics
4 MayTransferable SkillsAnula Maiberg3SydneyMovement Collective
4 MayMobilize to StabilizeAnula Maiberg3SydneyMovement Collective
5 MayRotation, Extension and Lateral Flexion (Wunda Chair) Anula Maiberg3SydneyMovement Collective
5 MayStanding: root down to grow tallAnula Maiberg3SydneyMovement Collective
3-6 MayMyofascial Release: Module 5 - Cranium, Headaches & Adv TMJ **Chris O'Brien10SydneyCore Body Therapy
17-19 MayOOV Levels 2/3 - Afferent/Efferent**Daniel Vladeta, Nick Dawe10SydneyPolestar
14 JuneTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentTracey Nicholson7KincumberTensegrity
15 JunePilates on the Run: Systems of SupportMaggie Macgill4AlburyPilates on the Run
16 JunePilates on the Run: Lungs of LifeMaggie Macgill4AlburyPilates on the Run
14-16 JuneModule 2 - Applied Myofascial Release **Chris O'Brien10SydneyCore Body Therapy
22-23 JuneTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentCarolyn Howard7Port MacquarieTensegrity
29 JuneTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentNatalie Murray7DrummoyneTensegrity
30 JuneAnatomy Dimensions: The KneeCarla Mullins4CanberraBody Organics
6 JulyMakarlu MasterclassCarla Mullins/Kate Crane2GoulburnBody Organics
7 JulyAnatomy Dimensions: Pelvis One, Psoas & SacrumCarla Mullins4CanberraBody Organics
7 JulyAnatomy Dimensions: Pelvis Two, Hip & FemurCarla Mullins4CanberraBody Organics
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'Brien8SydneyCore Body Therapy
23-25 AugustPilates for Injuries & Pathologies Samantha Wood15SydneyBASI
24 AugustPilates on the Run: Palm as PortalMaggie Macgill4AlburyPilates on the Run
25 AugustPilates on the Run: Freedom and FlowMaggie Macgill4AlburyPilates on the Run
31 August-1 SeptemberModule 1 – Core Myofascial Release **Chris O'Brien8SydneyCore 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'Brien10SydneyCore Body Therapy
28 SeptemberSomatic Movement Education in PilatesCarolyn Howard3DrummoyneTensegrity
29 SeptemberPregnancy in MotionCarolyn Howard4DrummoyneTensegrity
2-3 NovemberModule 1 -Core Myofascial Release **Chris O'Brien8NewcastleCore Body Therapy
15-17 NovemberModule 4 - Advanced Myofascial Release **Chris O'Brien10SydneyCore 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 GymnasticsBenjamin 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
16 JunePre and Postnatal WorkshopLouise Taube6MelbourneTaube Pilates Training
29 June Tendon Management Within a Pilates Studio EnvironmentKate McGillivray & Julia Frankish
4MelbourneNPT
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
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 Mullins5MelbourneBody Organics
3 OctoberMakarlu MasterclassCarla Mullins/Kate Crane2MelbourneBody 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

** 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
17 MayMakarlu Masterclass Carla Mullins/Kate Crane2Sunshine CoastBody Organics
24-26 MayAutoimmune diseases, Cancer & ExerciseCarla Mullins15CairnsBody Organics
24-26 MayModule 2 - Applied Myofascial Release **Chris O'Brien10BrisbaneCore Body Therapy
1 JuneMakarlu Masterclass Carla Mullins/Kate Crane2Sunshine CoastBody Organics
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'Brien8BrisbaneCore 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
31 MarchFunctional Anatomy Intensive: The Pelvis, Spine & Core **Elizabeth Wilson2PerthPerth Pilates
4-5 MayOov Fundamentals 1 for PilatesNick Dawe12PerthPolestar
5 MayFunctional Anatomy Intensive: The Upper Body**Elizabeth Wilson2PerthPerth Pilates
19 MayFunctional Anatomy Intensive: The Lower Body**Elizabeth Wilson2PerthPerth Pilates
26 JulyAnatomy Dimensions: The FeetCarla Mullins4PerthBody Organics
27 JulyAnatomy Dimensions: The KneeCarla Mullins4PerthBody Organics
28 JulyAnatomy Dimensions: Pelvis One, Psoas & SacrumCarla Mullins4PerthBody Organics
28 JulyAnatomy Dimensions: Pelvis Two, Hip & FemurCarla Mullins4PerthBody Organics
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
7 JuneAnatomy Dimensions: The FeetCarla Mullins4DarwinBody Organics
8 JuneAnatomy Dimensions: The KneeCarla Mullins4DarwinBody Organics
9 JuneAnatomy Dimensions: Pelvis One, Psoas & SacrumCarla Mullins4DarwinBody Organics
9 JuneAnatomy Dimensions: Pelvis Two, Hip & FemurCarla Mullins4DarwinBody Organics

**approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
27 April 2019Pilates for PregnancySonia Crisafulli8HobartPilates International

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
Pre and Postnatal WorkshopLouise Taube6Taube Pilates Training

**approved non-Pilates workshop