Tai Chi for Diabetes Instructor Training with Rosalie Rudduck

When and Where

Date: 30th - 31st May, 2020
Time: 9.00am to 5.00pm
Address: Blue Care Day Respite Centre
4 Smerdon Rd




Tai Chi for Diabetes is beased on the Sun and Yang styles of tai chi and is easy to learn, effective and safe.  It will improve health and wellness and is designed to prevent and improve the control of diabetes.  Tai Chi for Diabetes is a programme specially designied by Dr Paul Lam in conjunction with a team of medical specialists and tai chi experts and is supported by Diabetes Australia.

Reasons to come to the workshop:

  • Learn how to teach this programme safely and effectively
  • Gain knowledge of what is Tai Chi and how it helps people with diabetes
  • Be able to perform the Tai Chi for Diabetes set.

Who is eligible to attend this training?

Diabetes Educators, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Exercise Physiologists, Certified Allied Health Assistants, Diversional Therapists, Lifestyle Coordinators, Health Practioners, Nurses, Tai Chi teachers and advanced Tai Chi students.

Your trainer:

Rosalie Rudduck is a Physiotherapist and Master Trainer in the Tai Chi for Diabetes, Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Prevention and other Tai Chi for Health programmes with the Tai Chi for Health Institute. She has Certificate IV in Workplace Assessment and Training.  Rosalie has worked extensively with people of all ages and has special interests in fall prevention and healthy ageing.  


Each participant needs to be familiar with the movements in the 2019 Tai Chi for Diabetes programme (DVD available for $29.95) and textbook "Teaching Tai Chi Effectively" by Dr Paul Lam (available in hard copy $21.95 or e-book $9.95) before coming to the workshop.  These products are available from Tai Chi Productions in Sydney Ph: 02 9533 6511 or

Board Certification:

Following successful completion of this workshop, you will be required to become a Tai Chi for Health Institute Board certified instructor before teaching the programme (if not already Board certified). A single annual fee of $25 (Standard Membership) or $45 (Premium Membership) covers all of your certificates.



Instructor Certificate $410, early bird $390 paid in full by 6th April 2020.

Tai Chi for Diabetes Update Certificate $220, early bird $200 paid in full by 6th April 2020.  Additional updates $45 each, maximum $90.

Attendance Certificate $310, early bird $290 paid in full by 6th April 2020.

Cancellation is subject to a $50 administration fee.

Payment Methods:

1. Direct Bank Transfer:  BSB 034 221, Account 619582,  Please note your name and TCD on the transaction record.

2. EFTPOS available: please phone or text Rosalie on 0429 096 973 or 0499 290 910 to arrange.  Please be prepared to leave a message and I will call back.


Gympie with a population of approx 21,000, is an historic mining town where gold was first discovered in Queensland. It has beautiful parks, gardens, galleries, craft shops, historical attractions and a range of heritage walks. Only 160 kms north of Brisbane it is the hub of the Cooloola region between the Sunshine Coast and Hervey Bay regions.


Rosalie Rudduck Phone: 0429 096 973 or 0499 290 910. Please be prepared to leave a message and I will return your call.

Postal address: 96 Rudducks Rd, Derrymore Q 4352.