REGISTRATION FAQS

How long is the registration period?

The registration period is two years.

How much is it to register?

Our registration is great value, at just $199 for two years.

How long do my First Aid and CPR qualifications last for?

Your First Aid qualification is valid for 3 years, and your CPR for 12 months.
Find out where you can up date your qualifications.

Can I register if I’m studying?

Yes! We encourage students to register as student members – it’s a great way to lead into full registration. Registering as a student means you’ll receive our monthly newsletter full of the latest industry news and events; professional development email alerts and industry partner offerings. Interested in becoming a student member? Learn more here.

What are Professional Development Points (PDPs)?

You need to accrue 6 PDPs in every 2-year registration period. PDPs are allocated to Physical Activity Australia Accredited courses. These courses are individually assessed by independent expert assessors and allocated points dependent on course content and duration. You can learn about PDPs here.

What are some of the ways in which I can accumulate my 6 PDP points?
  • Face to face workshops and seminars
  • Working in the fitness industry
  • Online learning
  • In-house workplace training
  • Professional association memberships
  • Lecturing
  • Relevant university subjects
  • Mentoring

Find out more about choosing the course that is right for you.