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 (Temporarily waived)

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.

DateCoursePresenterPDPsLink
9 OctoberSomatic Movement Education in Pilates**Bruce Hildebrand3Tensegrity
11 OctoberPregnancy in MotionTracey Nicholson4Tensegrity
16 OctoberFighting Frailty Susan Cottrell2The Movement Refinery
16 OctoberCaddy See, Caddy DoBrooke Siler2The Movement Refinery
17 OctoberThe Shoulder Complex - a Pilates approachAlexandra O'Neill King2The Movement Refinery
17 OctoberPilates - from Head to ToeBenjamin Degenhardt2The Movement Refinery
17-18 OctoberScolio-Pilates Module I Professional SeminarHelen New8Precision Pilates
18 OctoberWorking with Pilates and Elite Athletes Helen Stamatakos2The Movement Refinery
18 OctoberFor the FEAR .. Fun of it!Tanya Cates2The Movement Refinery
18 OctoberPregnancy in MotionTracey Nicholson4Tensegrity
23 OctoberLungs of LifeMaggie Macgill2PilatesITC
8 NovemberPregnancy and Postnatal courseLouise Taube15Taube Pilates
28 NovemberPregnancy in MotionTracey Nicholson4Tensegrity
7 February 2021Pregnancy and Postnatal courseLouise Taube15Taube Pilates

**approved non-Pilates workshop

CoursePresenterPDPsLink
Introduction to Neuroanatomy**Carla Mullins7Body Organics
Pregnancy and Postnatal courseLouise Taube15Taube Pilates
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
Chucking a WobblyCarla Mullins6Body Organics
Recovering your ChairCarla Mullins6 Body Organics
Recovering your Chair (optional post course tutorial)Carla Mullins1.5Body Organics

**approved non-Pilates workshop

Pilates Anytime Approved Workshops

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Workshop titlePresenterPDPs
Interoception of MovementElizabeth Larkam and Tom Myers3
The Cervical PowerhouseCara Reeser and Jeremy Laverdure2
Shoulder BiomechanicsKaren Clippinger2
Biotensegrity of Movement**Elizabeth Larkam and Tom Myers2
Alignment, Load, and TempoBrent Anderson3
Freedom of the ShouldersCara Reeser and Jeremy Laverdure2
Spine Anatomy and Core BasicsKaren Clippinger4
Sitting is the New Smoking**Brent Anderson2
Understand the Pelvic Floor**Brent Anderson4
Runity: Pilates for Runners**Juan Nieto2
FasciaFocused Pilates**Elizabeth Larkam and Tom Myers2.5
Wobbly - A Balance Workshop**Mariska Breland3.5
Advanced Screening SkillsBrent Anderson4.5
Myth and Science of Breath**Brent Anderson2
Lumbo-Pelvic Pain**Brent Anderson3.5
Neuroscience and Exercise**Mariska Breland4
Pilates for ScoliosisMadeline Black3
Support the ArmsMadeline Black3
Back Care WorkshopBrent Anderson2
Hip ConnectionsMadeline Black3.5

**approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
14-15 NovemberOov Fundamentals for Pilates - Level 1Nick Dawe15BrookvalePolestar
21-24 NovemberJuan Nieto – Sydney TourJuan Nieto15SydneyPolestar
5 & 26 February 2021Remedial Pilates AssessmentPenny Latey8SydneyModern Pilates Studio
6-7 February 2021Advanced Reformer Repertoire (REF3)Luisa Lins15BrookvalePolestar
18-21 February 2021Professional Certificate in Myofascial Release Module 5 - Cranium, Headaches & Advanced TMJChris O'Brien10
SydneyCore Body Therapy
12-14 March 2021OOV Levels 2/3 - Afferent/Efferent**Daniel Vladeta, Nick Dawe10SydneyPolestar
19 March 2021Scolio-Pilates Module I Professional SeminarHelen New8SydneyMPower Pilates
19-20 March 2021 Professional Certificate in Myofascial Release Module 1 - Core Myofascial Release**Chris O'Brien10SydneyCore Body Therapy
20-21 March 2021Scolio-Pilates Module II Professional SeminarHelen New14SydneyMPower Pilates
1 May 2021Professional Certificate in Myofascial Release - Advanced Pelvis**Chris O'Brien8SydneyCore Body Therapy
4-6 June 2021Professional Certificate in Myofascial Release Module 3 - TMJ, Neck & Pelvis**Chris O'Brien10SydneyCore Body Therapy
16-18 July 2021Professional Certificate in Myofascial Release Module 2 - Applied Myofascial Release**Chris O'Brien10SydneyCore Body Therapy
21-22 August 2021Professional Certificate in Myofascial Release - Myofascial Release of the Lower Limbs**Chris O'Brien10SydneyCore Body Therapy
23 August 2021 Mat masterclassBlossom Leilani Crawford1CanberraPilates International
23 August 2021 Unusual Wunda ChairBlossom Leilani Crawford6CanberraPilates International
24 August 2021Advanced Mat masterclassBlossom Leilani Crawford1CanberraPilates International
24 August 2021 Client Management and ProgressionBlossom Leilani Crawford3CanberraPilates International
24 August 2021Connected Arms and Strong TorsoBlossom Leilani Crawford3CanberraPilates International
10-12 September 2021Professional Certificate in Myofascial Release Module 4 - Advanced Myofascial Release**Chris O'Brien10SydneyCore Body Therapy
25-28 November 202Professional Certificate in Myofascial Release Module 5 - Cranium, Headaches & Advanced TMJ**Chris O'Brien10SydneyCore Body Therapy

** approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
31 July **onlineSomatic Movement Education in PilatesBruce Hildebrand3RichmondTensegrity
9 October **onlineSomatic Movement Education in PilatesBruce Hildebrand3RichmondTensegrity
postponed to 2021 - date to be arrangedPilates Through the AgesGeri Taylor4South MelbourneViva Pilates
postponed to 2021 - date to be arrangedPilates and Fascia - Fit TogetherGeri Taylor3.5South MelbourneViva Pilates
17-18 October **onlineScolio-Pilates Module I Professional SeminarHelen New8OnlinePrecision Pilates
22-23 May 2021(rescheduled)The Power of the System Karen Frischmann12KynetonProper Pilates
27-29 August 2021 (rescheduled)Mentoring Program with Blossom Leilani CrawfordBlossom Leilani Crawford15MelbourneAligned for Life
26 February 2021 Scolio-Pilates Module I Professional SeminarHelen New8WindsorPrecision Pilates
27-28 February 2021 Scolio-Pilates Module II Professional SeminarHelen New14WindsorPrecision Pilates
16 April 2021 Scolio-Pilates Module I Professional SeminarHelen New8WindsorPrecision Pilates
17-18 April 2021 Scolio-Pilates Module II Professional SeminarHelen New14WindsorPrecision Pilates

** approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
11 October *onlinePregnancy in MotionTracey Nicholson4Sunshine CoastTensegrity
25 OctoberPregnancy and Postnatal courseLouise Taube15BrisbaneTaube Pilates
5-7 February 2021Professional Certificate in Myofascial Release Module 3 - TMJ, Neck & Pelvis**Chris O'Brien10BrisbaneCore Body Therapy
6-7 March 2021Professional Certificate in Myofascial Release Module 1 - Core Myofascial Release**Chris O'Brien10BrisbaneCore Body Therapy
16 April 2021Learn From the Leaders (Pre-Conference)Meredith Rogers, Theo Botha, Simone Wagenaar
4.5Gold CoastBASI
17-18 April 2021Learn From the LeadersRael Isacowitz, Jordanna Smith, Shayne Smith, Ed Botha, Meredith Rogers, Sheri Long, Theo Botha
15Gold CoastBASI
18-20 June 2021Professional Certificate in Myofascial Release Module 2 - Applied Myofascial Release**
Chris O'Brien10BrisbaneCore Body Therapy

** approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
23-25 OctoberPilates Suspension Method 3-Day Course**Rebecca Beckler4High WycombePilates949
19 August 2021 Matwork MasterclassBlossom Leilani Crawford1MyareePilates International
19 August 2021Unusual Wunda ChairBlossom Leilani Crawford6MyareePilates International
20 August 2021 Advanced Matwork MasterclassBlossom Leilani Crawford1MyareePilates International
20 August 2021In-depth & Informed Reformer WorkshopBlossom Leilani Crawford6MyareePilates International
21 August 2021 Client Management and ProgressionBlossom Leilani Crawford2MyareePilates International
21 August 2021 Connected Arms and Strong TorsoBlossom Leilani Crawford3MyareePilates International

**approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
**Postponed** tbcPilates Matwork Small Props Workshop Catherine Giannitto3AdelaidePolestar

**approved non-Pilates workshop

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

**approved non-Pilates workshop

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

**approved non-Pilates workshop