Call for more information on 1300 30 35 40

Download the 2020 Western Australian Falls Report today!

Click here
Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Build Your Balance Forum

October 14, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Are you a trainer or fitness instructor working with older adults in the community? Would you like to learn more about the physiological changes with ageing and how this impacts on balance? If yes, then why not attend the Stay On Your Feet® Build Your Balance Forum to learn about:

  • The theory of balance (in relation to falls prevention)
  • Physiological changes with ageing and how to address these through balance
  • Balance exercises and progressions
  • Pre-exercise screening
  • Tools and methods for screening
  • Interpreting results and assessing falls risk
  • Incorporating balance into exercise programs/activities
  • How to deliver a balance focused falls prevention program

Guest Speakers

Dr Jenny Conlon: Ph.D. Sports Science, Accredited Exercise Physiologist (AEP)(ESSAM), Certified Conditioning and Strength Specialist (CSCS). Jenny is a firm believer that ‘exercise is medicine’ and uses this as the foundation of everything she sets out to do professionally.

Anthony Imms: Anthony completed his Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy at Curtin University in 1998 and has experience in the private practice and community settings, and is the Practice Principle of HomeCare Physiotherapy, The Falls Prevention Clinic and LifeCare Phoenix Physiotherapy.

Joanna Hickley: Joanna has a Bachelor of Physical Education, Exercise and Sports Science majoring in Exercise Prescription Management and Sport and Leisure Studies from University of Otago in New Zealand. She currently works as the Wellness Program Coordinator at Ocean Gardens Retirement Village.


$55.00 + GST – General Admission
$25.00 + GST – Webinar


Bendat Community Centre
36 Dodd St

Date & Time

Saturday 14 October 2017
1:30 pm – 4:30 pm


For more information, phone 1300 30 35 40 or email Click here to download the event flyer.

To register, click here.

Stay On Your Feet WA® is provided by Injury Matters and funded by the State Government through the Department of Health.


October 14, 2017
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Event Category:
Event Tags:
, ,


Stay On Your Feet®
08 6166 7688


Injury Matters
Level 2, 297 Vincent Street,Leederville
Perth, Western Australia 6014 Australia
+ Google Map

Stay On Your Feet® is provided by Injury Matters and funded by the Western Australian Department of Health.

Find out more
Government of Western Australia Department of Health Injury Matters
Injury Matters acknowledge the Whadjuk Noongar people as the traditional custodians of the land on which we live and work, and recognises Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples continuing connection to land, waters and community across Western Australia.