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 JanuaryIntroduction to the Alexander Technique for Pilates Instructors **Greg Holdaway2SydneyBodyMinded, Sydney Alexander Technique
20 JanuaryIntroduction to the Alexander Technique for Pilates Instructors **Greg Holdaway2SydneyBodyMinded, Sydney Alexander Technique
30 JanuaryAnatomy Dimensions: Spine & TorsoCarla Mullins5SydneyBody Organics
31 JanuaryMakarlu MasterclassCarla Mullins2BrookvaleBody Organics
1 FebruaryMakarlu MasterclassCarla Mullins2Double BayBody Organics
1 FebruaryMakarlu MasterclassCarla Mullins2North SydneyBody Organics
2 FebruaryChucking a WobblyCarla Mullins5SydneyBody Organics
13-14 February
DNS Exercise 1 course for Pilates Instructors Christine Lavelle, Martina Jezkova MPT15SydneyDNS Pilates
14 FebruaryFoot Matters in PilatesKaren Clippinger3SydneyPilatesITC
14 FebruaryHollowing and Bracing in PilatesKaren Clippinger3SydneyPilatesITC
15 FebruaryPromoting Healthy Aging with PilatesKaren Clippinger6SydneyPilatesITC
16 FebruaryPilates, Alignment and PostureKaren Clippinger6SydneyPilatesITC
29 FebruaryBLACKROLL Australia Functional Fascia Training **Leight Whitehead4SydneyBLACKROLL Australia
21 MarchAnatomy Dimensions: Neck & JawCarla Mullins4CanberraBody Organics
22 MarchAnatomy Dimensions: Upper Limbs 1 - Shoulder ComplexCarla Mullins4CanberraBody Organics
22 MarchAnatomy Dimensions: Upper Limbs 2 - Elbows, Wrists & HandsCarla Mullins4CanberraBody Organics
29 MayTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentTracey Nicholson7KincumberTensegrity
2-5 AprilJuan Nieto – Sydney TourJuan Nieto15SydneyPolestar
16-17 MayOOV Fundamentals 1 for PilatesNick Dawe12SydneyPolestar
19 JulySomatic Movement Education in PilatesTracey Nicholson3KincumberTensegrity
9 AugustPilates Through the AgesGeri Taylor4WilloughbyViva Pilates
28-29 AugustOOV Fundamentals 1 for PilatesNick Dawe12SydneyPolestar
13-15 NovemberOOV Levels 2/3 - Afferent/Efferent**Daniel Vladeta, Nick Dawe10SydneyPolestar

** approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
10 JanuaryThe Core of the MethodBenjamin Degenhardt9MelbourneThe Movement Refinery
12 JanuaryBend over BackwardsBenjamin Degenhardt5MelbourneThe Movement Refinery
19 JanuaryPregnancy and Postnatal courseLouise Taube15MelbourneTaube Pilates
13 FebruaryMakarluCarla Mullins2MelbourneBody Organics
13 FebruaryAnatomy Dimensions: Pelvis One, Psoas & SacrumCarla Mullins4MelbourneBody Organics
15 FebruaryAnatomy Dimensions: Neck & JawCarla Mullins4MelbourneBody Organics
16 FebruaryAnatomy Dimensions: Upper Limbs One – Shoulder ComplexCarla Mullins4MelbourneBody Organics
16 FebruaryAnatomy Dimensions: Upper Limbs Two – Elbows, Wrists & HandsCarla Mullins4MelbourneBody Organics
21 & 23 FebTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentBruce Hildebrand7RichmondTensegrity
22 MarchPregnancy and Postnatal courseLouise Taube15MelbourneTaube Pilates
5 AprilSlings Anatomy in Pilates Practice Lora Raney3MelbourneNational Pilates Training
1 MaySomatic Movement Education in PilatesBruce Hildebrand3RichmondTensegrity
1-3 MayPilates Adaptations for ScoliosisLise Stolze, Hagit Berdishevsky15MelbournePolestar
23-24 MayThe Power of the System Karen Frischmann12KynetonProper Pilates
12 & 14 JuneTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentBruce Hildebrand7RichmondTensegrity
5 JuneSomatic Movement Education in PilatesBruce Hildebrand3EmeraldTensegrity
24 & 26 JulyTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentBruce Hildebrand7EmeraldTensegrity
31 JulySomatic Movement Education in PilatesBruce Hildebrand3RichmondTensegrity
28-30 AugustMentoring Program with Blossom Leilani CrawfordBlossom Leilani Crawford15MelbourneAligned for Life
11 & 13 SeptemberTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentBruce Hildebrand7RichmondTensegrity
9 OctoberSomatic Movement Education in PilatesBruce Hildebrand3RichmondTensegrity
27 & 29 NovemberTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentBruce Hildebrand7RichmondTensegrity

** approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
19 JanuarySomatic Anatomy of Breathing**Tracey Nicholson3Sunshine CoastTensegrity
1 FebruaryPlyometric training on the JumpboardSally Anderson4BrisbanePilates International
2 FebruaryRight from the BeginningSally Anderson3BrisbanePilates International
23 FebruaryPregnancy and Postnatal courseLouise Taube15BrisbaneTaube Pilates
23 FebruaryPilates & Fascia Fit Together Geri Taylor3.5BrisbaneViva Pilates
23 FebruaryEvery Breath You TakeGeri Taylor2.5BrisbaneViva Pilates
29 FebruaryLove me TendonCarla Mullins5NoosaBody Organics
1 MaySomatic Anatomy of Breathing**Tracey Nicholson3Sunshine CoastTensegrity
19 JulyPregnancy and Postnatal courseLouise Taube15BrisbaneTaube Pilates
18 SeptemberTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentTracey Nicholson7Sunshine CoastTensegrity
24-25 OctoberLearn From the LeadersRael Isacowitz, Jordanna Smith, Shayne Smith, Ed Botha, Meredith Rogers, Sheri Long, Theo Botha
15Gold CoastBASI
25 OctoberPregnancy and Postnatal courseLouise Taube15BrisbaneTaube Pilates
6 NovemberSomatic Movement Education in Pilates Tracey Nicholson3Sunshine CoastTensegrity

** approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
20 FebruaryFoot Matters in PilatesKaren Clippinger3PerthPilatesITC
21 FebruaryHollowing and Bracing in PilatesKaren Clippinger3PerthPilatesITC
22 FebruaryPilates, Alignment and PostureKaren Clippinger6PerthPilatesITC
27 MarchRight from the beginningSally Anderson3MyareePilates International
10 OctoberAnatomy Dimensions: Neck & JawKate Crane4PerthBody Organics
11 OctoberAnatomy Dimensions: Upper Limbs One – Shoulder ComplexKate Crane4PerthBody Organics
11 OctoberAnatomy Dimensions: Upper Limbs Two – Elbows, Wrists & HandsKate Crane4PerthBody Organics
23-25 OctoberPilates Suspension Method 3-Day Course**Rebecca Beckler4High WycombePilates949

**approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
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**approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
No approved workshops at this time. Please check back later.

**approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
18 January 2020Chucking a WobblyCarla Mullins5HobartBody Organics
19 January 2020Love me TendonCarla Mullins5HobartBody Organics
19 January 2020MakarluCarla Mullins2HobartBody Organics

**approved non-Pilates workshop

CoursePresenterPDPsLink
Pregnancy and Postnatal courseLouise Taube15Taube Pilates
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
Pilates for PregnancySonia Crisafulli8Pilates 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