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
7 AugustPilates for the Sway Back PostureJoanne Bezzina2The Movement Refinery
7 AugustThe Power of ObservationBrooke Siler2The Movement Refinery
8 AugustZero to hero : the choices we makeDr. Tanya Cates2The Movement Refinery
8 AugustProject: Open UpNicholas Psarros2The Movement Refinery
9 AugustUptight and Turned on: Practical applicationsMegan Steers2The Movement Refinery
9 AugustBuilding to the AdvancedAlexandra O'Neill King2The Movement Refinery
31 JulySomatic Movement Education in Pilates**Bruce Hildebrand3Tensegrity
30 AugustSomatic Movement Education in Pilates**Tracey Nicholson3Tensegrity
6 SeptemberPregnancy and Postnatal courseLouise Taube15Taube Pilates
12 SeptemberSomatic Movement Education in Pilates**Tracey Nicholson3Tensegrity
13 SeptemberPregnancy in MotionNatalie Murray4Tensegrity
18 SeptemberTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentTracey Nicholson7Tensegrity
9 OctoberSomatic Movement Education in Pilates**Bruce Hildebrand3Tensegrity
11 OctoberPregnancy in MotionTracey Nicholson4Tensegrity
17-18 OctoberScolio-Pilates Module I Professional SeminarHelen New8Precision Pilates
18 OctoberPregnancy in MotionTracey Nicholson4Tensegrity
28 NovemberPregnancy in MotionTracey Nicholson4Tensegrity

**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

**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
8 August **postponed, date tbcPilates Through the AgesGeri Taylor4WilloughbyViva Pilates
14 AugustUnilateral Reformer WorkoutLuisa Lins1.5BrookvalePolestar
14 AugustMAT-me up: it’s time to bring some Studio work to the MatLuisa Lins1.5BrookvalePolestar
**postponedChucking a Wobbly Carla Mullins5Central CoastBody Organics
**postponedAnatomy Dimensions: Neck & JawCarla Mullins4MulgraveBody Organics
**postponedAnatomy Dimensions: Upper Limbs 1 - Shoulder ComplexCarla Mullins4MulgraveBody Organics
28-29 AugustOOV Fundamentals 1 for PilatesNick Dawe12SydneyPolestar
25 SeptemberLungs of LifeMaggie Macgill2SydneyPialtesITC
17-18 October **onlineScolio-Pilates Module I Professional SeminarHelen New8OnlinePrecision Pilates
13-15 NovemberOOV Levels 2/3 - Afferent/Efferent**Daniel Vladeta, Nick Dawe10SydneyPolestar
21-24 NovemberJuan Nieto – Sydney TourJuan Nieto15SydneyPolestar
23 August 2021 (rescheduled)Mat masterclassBlossom Leilani Crawford1CanberraPilates International
23 August 2021 (rescheduled)Unusual Wunda ChairBlossom Leilani Crawford6CanberraPilates International
24 August 2021 (rescheduled)Advanced Mat masterclassBlossom Leilani Crawford1CanberraPilates International
24 August 2021 (rescheduled)Client Management and ProgressionBlossom Leilani Crawford3CanberraPilates International
24 August 2021 (rescheduled)Connected Arms and Strong TorsoBlossom Leilani Crawford3CanberraPilates International

** approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
31 July **onlineSomatic Movement Education in PilatesBruce Hildebrand3RichmondTensegrity
19-20 September **postponed, date tbcScolio-Pilates Module II Professional SeminarHelen New14WindsorPrecision Pilates
5 October Somatic Anatomy of BreathingBruce Hildebrand3RichmondTensegrity
9 October **onlineSomatic Movement Education in PilatesBruce Hildebrand3RichmondTensegrity
11 October (rescheduled)Pilates Through the AgesGeri Taylor4South MelbourneViva Pilates
11 October (rescheduled)Pilates 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

** approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
18 September **onlineTune up your Biomechanics with Small EquipmentTracey Nicholson7Sunshine CoastTensegrity
11 October **onlinePregnancy in MotionTracey Nicholson4Sunshine CoastTensegrity
23 OctoberLearn From the Leaders (Pre-Conference)Meredith Rogers, Theo Botha, Simone Wagenaar
4.5Gold CoastBASI
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

** approved non-Pilates workshop

DatesCoursePresenterPDPsLocationLink
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
19 August 2021 (rescheduled)Matwork MasterclassBlossom Leilani Crawford1MyareePilates International
19 August 2021 (rescheduled)Unusual Wunda ChairBlossom Leilani Crawford6MyareePilates International
20 August 2021 (rescheduled)Advanced Matwork MasterclassBlossom Leilani Crawford1MyareePilates International
20 August 2021 (rescheduled)In-depth & Informed Reformer WorkshopBlossom Leilani Crawford6MyareePilates International
21 August 2021 (rescheduled)Client Management and ProgressionBlossom Leilani Crawford2MyareePilates International
21 August 2021 (rescheduled)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
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**approved non-Pilates workshop

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

**approved non-Pilates workshop