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  • All accredited persons, regardless of any professional development completed/ attended must refer to their accreditation’s Scope of Practice/Standards, and only treat/practice within the same.
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  • ESSA recommends that its members seek appropriate independent professional advice specific to their particular purposes and circumstances (including the provision of medical advice to patients) before relying on it.
   

Course Name 

 

Provider   

 

 Type 

Behaviour Change            
    Behaviour Change Agent   Wellcoaches Australia    Instructor

Biomechanics

           
    Gait Analysis & Retraining – Online    Redfern Black    Online

Business

           
    Health Business Building Intensive  
  Global Kaizen Group Pty Ltd.    Instructor/Online
    Starting a Private Practice   Education in Exercise    Online
    Tech Tools for your Clinic   Education in Exercise    Online

Cancer

           
    Breast Cancer PD: A Professional Development Course for Exercise Specialists   Exercise Oncology EDU    Instructor/Online
    Prostate Cancer PD: A Professional Development Course for Exercise Specialists
  Exercise Oncology EDU    Instructor/Online
    EX-MED Cancer PD: A Professional Development Course for Exercise Specialists    Exercise Oncology EDU    Instructor/Online
    Exercise Oncology at ECU  
  Edith Cowan University    Instructor/Online
 

Chronic Conditions

           
    Understanding Pain   Beyond Pain    Instructor
    Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME/CFS) - Part 1: Pathophysiology and current movement guidelines   Education in Exercise    Online
    Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME/CFS) - Part 2: Providing compassionate and effective EP treatment   Education in Exercise    Online
    Pain Management in Practice Workshop  
  Empower Rehab    Instructor/Online
    Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and POTS (Exercise Management)   Rehab Training    Online

Coaching

           
    GGS-Level 1 Coaching Certification   Girls Gone Strong    Online
    Pre & Postnatal Coaching Certification   Girls Gone Strong    Online
    Certified Coach Practitioner Program   Well College Global    Instructor/Online
    Coaching Your Clients With Confidence   Well College Global    Online
    Psychology, Behaviour Change and Wellbeing Management  
  Well College Global    Online
    The Non-Diet Approach Coaching for Fitness & Exercise Professionals   Well College Global    Online
    Wellbeing Management and Health Coaching Practices  
  Well College Global    Online
    Level 1 – Foundations of Wellness Coaching  
  Wellness Coaching Australia    Instructor/Online
    Level 2 - Wellness Coaching Skills in Practice  
  Wellness Coaching Australia    Instructor/Online
    Level 3 – Professional Studies in Wellness Coaching
  Wellness Coaching Australia    Instructor/Online

Communication

           
    Empowering Conversations     
  Beyond Pain    Instructor
    Motivational Interviewing   Education in Exercise    Online

Dependence

           
    Steroid Use and Dependence   Education in Exercise    Online

Diabetes

           
    Beat It Trainer Online Refresher Program     
  Diabetes Qualified    Online
    Beat It Trainer Program  
  Diabetes Qualified    Instructor/Online
    Diabetes and Exercise Online Learning Program   Diabetes Qualified    Online
    Gestational Diabetes Mellitus   Education in Exercise    Online

Ergonomics

           
    Ergonomic Risk Assessments for Allied Health Professionals       
  Corporate Work Health Australia Pty Ltd    Instructor
    Office Ergonomic Workstation Set Up Training for Allied Health Professionals
  Corporate Work Health Australia Pty Ltd    Online

  Vehicle Ergonomic Risk Assessments for Allied Health Professionals
  Corporate Work Health Australia Pty Ltd    Instructor

Exercise Prescription

           
    150-hour Barre Training Course
  Barre Body    Instructor/Online
    Beginner quadriceps exercises for patellofemoral pain
  Evidence for Exercise®    Online
    Exercise after Bariatric Surgery   Education in Exercise    Online
    Exercises for Achilles Tendinopathy   Evidence for Exercise®    Online
    Evidence-based exercise prescriptions
  Evidence for Exercise®    Online
    Evidence-based exercises: Jaw, Shoulder, Lateral Epicondylalgia, Plantar Fasciitis
  Evidence for Exercise®    Online
    Intermediate Exercises for the Gluteals 
  Evidence for Exercise®    Online
    Advanced Exercise Selection for the Shoulder
  START Training    Instructor
    Process behind Exercise Selection for the Knee
  START Training    Instructor
    ACTIVATOR Program Course – Evidence-base Specialised Walking Poles   
  Urban Poling Inc    Instructor

Falls Prevention

           
    Otago Exercise Programme
  Evidence for Exercise®    Online
    The Tai Chi for Health and Falls Prevention Program
  Exercise Medicine Australia    Instructor

Functional Movement

           
    Postural Analysis & Functional Assessment      Active Rehab Solutions    Instructor
    Postural Analysis & Functional Assessment Online Workshop
  Active Rehab Solutions    Online
    Kinetic Link Training - Level 1 (Functional Strength and Conditioning)  
  Health Adventure    Instructor/Online
    Kinetic Link Training - Level 2 (Refining Movement Control)   Health Adventure    Instructor/Online
    MAT Functional Assessment, Treatment and Training Course
  Movement Assessment Technologies    Instructor/Online
    Posture, Pain and Function   Rehab Training    Online
    Stick Mobility Level One   RockTape    Instructor/Online

HEAL

           
    Healthy Eating, Activity & Lifestyle (HEAL™) Facilitator Training
  HEAL™ Project Team    Instructor/Online

Health and Wellness

           
    Wellness Designs Practitioner Training Program
  Wellness Designs    Instructor

Hydrotherapy

           
    Hydrotherapy: Introductory Course 
  Gateway Physiotherapy    Instructor
    Hydrotherapy for Chronic Disease
  Gateway Physiotherapy    Instructor
 

Mental Health

           
    The Psychology of Exercise - A Practitioner's Guide to Working with Mental Health
  DP Health   Instructor
    Mental Health Response
  Mental Health Management    Instructor
    Mental Health Awareness   Well College Global    Online

Motor Control

           
    Education and Motor Learning Tools Applied for Exercise Professionals  
  Applied 8    Online
    The Roman Method: Client Centred Approach to Retraining Motor Control
  Roman Pilates    Instructor

Musculoskeletal

           
    Mastering Lower Limb Tendinopathy
  Tendinopathy Rehabilitation    Instructor/Online
    Overview Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation Course   Kinetic Rehabilitation    Instructor/Online
    Assessment and Exercise Rehabilitation in Rheumatoid Arthritis
  Rehab Training    Online

Myofascial

           
    Fascia & Foam Roller Online Workshop
  Active Rehab Solutions    Online
    Fascia & Foam Roller
  Active Rehab Solutions    Instructor
    BLACKROLL Functional Fascia Training
  BLACKROLL Australia    Instructor

Neurological

           
    Neuroplasticity in Parkinson's Level 1 & 2   PD Warrior    Instructor
    Active Rehab for Stroke with Specialized Walking Poles to Improve Bilateral Movement, Balance and Mobility
  Urban Poling Inc    Online

Nutrition

           
    Certificate of Human Nutrition   Well College Global    Online
    Nutrition Psychology; Food Choice and Eating Habits
  Well College Global    Online
Occupational Rehabilitation            
    Occupational Rehabilitation: A common sense approach   Threesticks Pty Ltd   Instructor

Paediatrics

           
    Child Development & Paediatric Movement Programs   Kids Heart Pilates    Online
    Foundations of Physical Literacy & Exercise Adaptations in Young People   Thriving Fit    Online
    Physical Literacy & Therapeutic Exercise in Young People   Thriving Fit    Instructor

Pelvic Floor

           
    Pelvic Floor, Core and More   Victorian Continence Resource Centre    Instructor

Pilates

           
    Diploma of Pilates Movement Therapy
  Australian Pilates Method Association    Instructor
    150-hour Pilates Training Course   Barre Body    Instructor/Online
    Pelvic Floor Fitness and Function   Pilates Institute of Queensland    Online (Zoom)
    Pilates Level 1 Equipment
  Pilates Institute of Queensland    Instructor
    Pilates Level 1 Matwork
  Pilates Institute of Queensland    Online (Zoom)
    Pilates Level 2 Equipment  
  Pilates Institute of Queensland    Instructor
    Pilates Level 2 Matwork   Pilates Institute of Queensland    Instructor
    Pilates Level 3 Equipment   Pilates Institute of Queensland    Instructor
    Reformer Pilates for Exercise Professionals   Progressive Motion    Instructor
    Matwork Course   Studio Pilates International    Instructor
    Studio Pilates International Ball, Circle and Band Course
  Studio Pilates International    Instructor
    10596NAT Diploma of Contemporary Pilates and Teaching Methodology 
  Tensegrity Training    Instructor
    Pilates Short Course – Pregnancy in Motion and Active Pelvic Floor Training 
  Tensegrity Training    Instructor/Online
    Pilates Short Course – Reformer Essentials 
  Tensegrity Training    Instructor
    Tune Up Your Biomechanics with Small Pilates Equipment (Short Course)   Tensegrity Training    Instructor
    Pilates Short Course – Somatic Movement Education
  Tensegrity Training    Instructor
    Pilates Short Course – The Cadillac 
  Tensegrity Training    Instructor/Online
    Pilates Short Course – Wunda Chair 
  Tensegrity Training    Instructor
    Reformer Intermediate & Advanced Repertoire Instruction 
  Tensegrity Training    Instructor/Online

Program Design

           
    Designing and Delivering Health Lifestyle Courses and Facilitating Groups
  Well College Global    Online

Pulmonary

           
    Course in Spirometry   KINNECT Training Pty Ltd    Instructor
    Lungs in Action Online Theory   
  Lung Foundation Australia    Online
    Lungs in Action Practical 
  Lung Foundation Australia    Instructor/Online
    Pulmonary Rehabilitation Training Online (PRT Online)  
  Lung Foundation Australia    Online

Rehabilitation

           
    Core & Pelvis Active Rehab   
  Active Rehab Solutions    Instructor
    Core & Pelvis Active Rehab Online Workshop
  Active Rehab Solutions    Online
    Hip, Knee and Ankle Active Rehab 
  Active Rehab Solutions    Instructor
    Neck & Shoulder Active Rehab  
  Active Rehab Solutions    Instructor
    Neck & Shoulder Active Rehab Online Workshop
  Active Rehab Solutions    Online
    The Hip Active Rehab Online Workshop
  Active Rehab Solutions    Online
    The Rehab Solutions Weekend Workshop 
  Active Rehab Solutions    Instructor
    Shoulder Rehabilitation: From Assessment to Exercise Prescription   BodyFix System    Instructor
    Rehab Made Simple
  Breathe Education    Online

Sports Science

           
    Australian Sports Anti-doping Authority online education     
  ASADA    Online
    Boxing Skills & Fitness 
  Australian Combat & Exercise    Instructor
    HIIT Boxing & Kickboxing with Metabolic Conditioning (Level 2) 
  Australian Combat & Exercise    Instructor
    Science and Application of High Intensity Interval Training   HIIT Science Inc    Online
    Shoulder and Elbow injuries and Rehabilitation in Overhead Athletes
  Performance Physio + Fitness + Sports    Instructor
    Coaching Explosive Speed Online Course   The Academy of Sport Speed Australia    Instructor/Online

Strength and Conditioning

           
    Real Word Strength Application
  Athletic Performance Academy    Instructor/Online
    Technical Lifting with the Science of Strength Training
  Australian Combat & Exercise    Instructor
    Kinetic Link Training - Level 1 (Functional Strength and Conditioning)
  Health Adventure    Instructor/Online
    Kinetic Link Training - Level 2 (Refining Movement Control)   Health Adventure    Instructor/Online

Taping

           
    RockTape 1: Kinesiology Taping
  Rocktape Pty Ltd    Instructor

Womens Health

           
    Iron Deficiency: Limiting exercise capacity in women   Education in Exercise    Online
    Maternal Health for Professionals   Mia's Health    Instructor
    Exercising After Pregnancy for Optimal Outcomes
  Well College Global    Online
    Pregnancy and Exercise for Optimal Outcomes  
  Well College Global    Online
    Exercise Physiology in Pregnancy: Cardiovascular, Metabolic and Musculoskeletal
  The Womens Health Collective    Instructor
    Postnatal Considerations for Return to Exercise (Prolapse & DRAM)   The Womens Health Collective    Instructor
Workers Compensation            
    Understanding Workers Compensation - A practical approach to the framework   DP Health    Instructor

 Yoga

           
     Yoga and Exercise Physiology   Education in Exercise    Online