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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

For overseas practitioners undertaking one of the Council’s assessment pathways*, as a current candidate you receive a free “Physioplus Full” membership.

To read about what benefits a Physioplus membership offers click here.

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

*Under Standard Assessment Pathway, including FLYR, once the candidate has completed the Council’s Eligibility Assessment and Cultural Safety Training and received an Interim Certificate, Physioplus membership, and access will be given.

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