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Locate an accredited exercise professional in your area via post code (AEP, AES, ASpS).

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Exercise Right

How our professionals inspire and inform ALL Australians to be healthier and more active.

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View all the upcoming professional development opportunities that ESSA offers!

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Verify Accreditation

Verify the ESSA accreditation status of an exercise and sports science individual.

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Who we are

Exercise & Sports Science Australia (ESSA) is a peak professional organisation representing more than 8,000 members. We are committed to establishing, promoting and representing the career paths of tertiary-trained exercise and sports science practitioners including Accredited Exercise Physiologists, Accredited Exercise Scientists, Accredited Sports Scientists & Accredited High Performance Managers.

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Professional Development

The 7 Sins of ACL Reconstruction Rehab Webinar

This presentation will take you through the 7 most common errors that is seen throughout ACL rehabilitation, providing you with practical examples for each one of these errors so that you can help you...

Date: 28/01/2021

Time: 07:00 PM

CPD: 1.5

Location: Webinar

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Non-Operative ACL Management Webinar

This presentation will take you through the current evidence base surrounding non-operative ACL management and dispel a number of myths that patients need to have an ACL reconstruction to achieve a gr...

Date: 04/02/2021

Time: 07:00 PM

CPD: 1.5

Location: Webinar

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Interprofessional Practice for Ex Professionals Webinar

This webinar takes the sometimes complex topic of interprofessional collaboration and translates it into easy to use, practical strategies. Whether you’re a new graduate, experienced exercise professi...

Date: 17/02/2021

Time: 12:00 PM

CPD: 1.5

Location: Webinar

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The 7 Sins of ACL Reconstruction Rehab Webinar

Time: 07:00 PM, 28/01/2021

CPD: 1.5

Location: Webinar

Non-Operative ACL Management Webinar

Time: 07:00 PM, 04/02/2021

CPD: 1.5

Location: Webinar

Interprofessional Practice for Ex Professionals Webinar

Time: 12:00 PM, 17/02/2021

CPD: 1.5

Location: Webinar

News & Media Releases

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Sign up to receive the latest news and updates from ESSA regarding events, accreditation and the industry.

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Stick to your New Years resolutions and improve your mental health with exercise

A reminder that exercise promotes better mental well-being which makes sticking to your resolutions even more beneficial.

5/01/2021

ESSA congratulates 2020 Industry Award winners

After a year of chaos and uncertainty, the 2020 ESSA Industry Awards provided us with a great opportunity to take a step back and reflect on all the inspiring moments achieved by our accredited members with their clients, staff and community.

22/12/2020

ESSA announces its latest Fellows

ESSA would like to announce Fellowships to Dr John Booth, Associate Professor Melainie (Lainie) Cameron and Richard Turnbull.

21/12/2020

Keep moving to help beat the Christmas blues

ESSA is reminding all Australians to take the time these holidays to focus on you and your health, and exercise can be a simple tool to do this.

15/12/2020

Adult Pre-Screening System (APSS)

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Exercise is Medicine® Australia (EIM)

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Healthy Eating Activity & Lifestyle (HEAL™)

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Thinking of a career in exercise and sports science?

ESSA is the membership and accreditation body for four categories of exercise professionals. Let us guide you to a career in Exercise & Sports Science.

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Advertising or partnering with ESSA

ESSA has a range of different advertising channels that can provide maximum exposure of your product or service to a range of professionals.

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Information for the public and employers

Learn about the different types of degree qualified exercise professionals, how they are recognised, and which type is right for you business.

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Acknowledgement to Country

Exercise & Sports Science Australia respectfully acknowledges the Traditional Owners and Custodians of the country on which we work.

Professional Development Hub

Formal and structured PD for maintaining the knowledge and skills of ESSA professionals.

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ESSA podcasts

ESSA podcasts are a type of ESSA PD, and are the recordings of ESSA webinars

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