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
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 JuneMuscular (im-)balance and body alignment: releasing before strengtheningNatascha Eyber3SydneyBASI
22-23 JuneTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentCarolyn Howard7Port MacquarieTensegrity
29 JuneGait and its Common DeviationsShayne Smith3CanberraBASI
29 JuneTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentNatalie Murray7DrummoyneTensegrity
30 JuneAnatomy Dimensions: The FeetCarla Mullins4CanberraBody Organics
30 JuneAnatomy Dimensions: The KneeCarla Mullins4CanberraBody Organics
5 JulyReformer MasterclassJo Bezzina2SydneyPolestar
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
9 AugustAnatomy Dimensions: The FeetCarla Mullins4Central CoastBody Organics
10 AugustAnatomy Dimensions: The KneeCarla Mullins4Central CoastBody Organics
10-11 AugustMyofascial Release of the Lower Limbs **Chris O'Brien8SydneyCore Body Therapy
11 AugustAnatomy Dimensions: Pelvis One, Psoas & SacrumCarla Mullins4Central CoastBody Organics
11 AugustAnatomy Dimensions: Pelvis Two, Hip & FemurCarla Mullins4Central CoastBody Organics
10 AugustPilates and Fascia - Fit TogetherGeri Taylor3.5KincumberViva Pilates
16 AugustText NeckSamantha Wood1.5Byron BayBASI
17 AugustBACK TO BASICS Matwork “With 5 Advanced Pilates Movements”Meredith Rogers1.5Byron BayBASI
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
29 AugustTower Progressions - Pilates on Tour Sydney 2019Portia Page8SydneyBalanced Body
28-29 AugustAnatomy in Three Dimensions Instructor Training - Pilates on Tour Sydney 2019Joy Puleo12SydneyBalanced Body
30-31 AugustPilates on Tour Sydney 2019Various15SydneyBalanced Body
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
17 NovemberPilates and Fascia - Fit TogetherGeri Taylor3.5Dickson, ACTViva Pilates
17 NovemberEvery Breath you TakeGeri Taylor2.5Dickson, ACTViva Pilates
23-24 NovemberOOV Fundamentals 1 for PilatesNick Dawe12SydneyPolestar
23 NovemberBLACKROLL Australia Functional Fascia TrainingLeight Whitehead4SydneyBLACKROLL Australia

** Approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
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
13-14 JulyOOV Fundamentals 1 for PilatesNick Dawe12MelbournePolestar
20 JulyDynamic Hip Stability Kate McGillivray & Julia Frankish4MelbourneNPT
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 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
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
14 JuneBack Extension in PilatesNatascha Eyber3BrisbaneBASI
22-23 JuneOov Fundamentals 1 for PilatesDaniel & Nick12BrisbanePolestar
5 JulyTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentTracey Nicholson7Sunshine CoastTensegrity
6 JulyGait and its Common DeviationsShayne Smith3BrisbaneBASI
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
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
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
1 SeptemberPilates and Fascia - Fit TogetherGeri Taylor3.5PerthViva Pilates
1 SeptemberEvery Breath you TakeGeri Taylor2.5PerthViva Pilates

**PAA approved anatomy/physiology program

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

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
Pre and Postnatal WorkshopLouise Taube6Taube Pilates Training

**approved non-Pilates workshop