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Physiopedia CPD courses for Council's candidates

The Council is proud to support the excellence of the Australian physiotherapy profession.
Australia’s physiotherapy profession is known as high quality, evidence-based and innovative, as we continue to develop better standards of practice to treat patients and transform Australians’ lives.

Partnership with Physiopedia

Since 2018, the Council and Physiopedia have developed a strong partnership, with the Council accrediting the online continuing education courses that Physiopedia offers to over 114,000 physiotherapists and physical therapists worldwide.

What does Physiopedia offer to international physiotherapists wanting to practice in Australia?

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is an important aspect for all physiotherapists in Australia. The Council is pleased we can offer Physiopedia’s online global learning platform, which delivers 100’s of courses to our candidates. Physiopedia’s courses cover topics such as:

• Role of Physiotherapy in COVID-19
• Introduction to Traumatic Brain Injury
• Clinical Presentation of Shoulder Pain
• Ethics Programme
• ACL Rehabilitation – Acute Management after Surgery

International physiotherapists undertaking Standard Assessment Pathway or FLYR Pathway are eligible for a free 12-month membership with Plus by Physiopedia. This offer activates upon completing the Eligibility Assessment and Cultural Safety Training, and receiving the Interim Certificate. The free access ends once you receive the Final Certificate. To support your ongoing professional development in physiotherapy, we then provide a 30% discount for continuing your membership.

To read about what benefits this membership offers click here.

Not a current candidate of the Australian Physiotherapy Council, but want to access Plus by Physiopedia? Why not consider purchasing a membership and selecting the best courses for your CPD? Click here for more information.

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