GLA:D™ Australia Training Courses

GLA:D™ Australia Training Courses

GLA:D® is an education and exercise program developed by researchers in Denmark for people with hip or knee osteoarthritis symptoms.

La Trobe University brings you GLA:D™ Australia so that physiotherapists can provide this successful program to Australians with hip and knee osteoarthritis.

Interested in learning how to implement the GLA:D™ Australia Program at your clinic or department?




Perth – Curtin University

Saturday 29th (2pm – 6pm) and Sunday 30th (8:30am – 4:00pm) of June 2019



Melbourne – La Trobe University

Friday 19th (8:30am – 4:00pm) and Saturday 20th (8:30am-1:00pm) of July 2019



Adelaide – Next Gen

Friday 23rd (PM) and Saturday 24th (AM & PM) of August 2019

Opening soon!



Course Registration links will be distributed via email


More courses are planned for 2019, including Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane.

Further dates TBC!


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Learning Objectives

  • Understand how the pathophysiology of osteoarthritis can influence treatment
  • Know the best treatments for hip and knee osteoarthritis including the evidence
  • Know the best exercise approaches for treating people with hip and knee osteoarthritis
  • Confidence to provide group and individual exercise class for people with hip and knee osteoarthritis
  • Be able to demonstrate the effectiveness of your treatment to insurers, and other health professionals
  • Be able to deliver effective patient education to people with arthritis
  • Develop the skills and knowledge to deliver an effective treatment program to people with hip and knee arthritis which can also generate new revenue for you and/or your clinic

You will be GLA:D you came!