Allied Health Professionals

Osteoporosis Australia Bone Academy

Online education specifically developed for allied health professionals to improve education in bone health.

For Practice Nurses

Online course for practice nurses, accredited by APNA. 5 modules covering osteoporosis prevalence, risk factors, fractures, treatment.
Includes case studies and quiz questions.

Complete at your own convenience, approx time to complete course 2.5 hours, certificate on completion.

Course fee applies. CPD – eligible participants to claim up to 2.5 CPD hours. LINK

For Pharmacists

Online course for pharmacists, accredited by the Pharmacy Guild. Course involves 4 modules covering treatment, lifestyle factors and management of bone health.

Includes case studies and quiz questions and pre-course and post-course assessment. Course fee applies.

CPD – accredited for 1 hour of Group 1 CPD (or 1 CPD credits) suitable for inclusion in a pharmacist’s CPD plan, can be converted to 1 hour Group 2 CPD (or 2 CPD credits) upon successful completion. LINK


Allied Health Professionals

ONERO Academy Accreditation for Exercise Professionals

ONERO is a targeted evidence-based program of supervised exercise for people with osteoporosis/osteopenia.
The ONERO program has been Licenced for delivery to members of the public by qualified exercise professionals (physiotherapists and exercise physiologists) by completing training through the online ONERO Academy, with training accredited by ESSA (Exercise and Sport Science Australia) for 11.5 CPD points.

The ONERO Program/Academy was developed by Professor Belinda Beck of Griffith University and Lisa Weis of The Bone Clinic.

For more information on how you can become an accredited ONERO Exercise Professional visit the ONERO Academy LINK








Author: Osteoporosis Australia Medical & Scientific Advisory Committee
Last updated: 09/15/2020 - 10:52