Tai Chi for Diabetes Instructor Training with Rosalie Rudduck

When and Where

Date: 9th - 10th Oct, 2021
Time: 9am to 5pm
Address: Toowoomba Senior Citizens Hall
39 Victoria St




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), Tai Chi for Diabetes handbook ($12.95) 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 two day intensive workshop, you will be required to register to become a Tai Chi for Health Institute Board certified instructor before teaching the programme (if not already a member). Annual fee $26 (Standard Membership) or $46 (Premier Membership) and covers Board Certification for all your Tai Chi for HEalth qualifications.  You will then be listed on the TCHI website.


Instructor Certificate $420, early bird $400 paid in full by 27th August 2021.

Tai Chi for Diabetes Update Certificate $220, early bird $200 paid in full by 27th August 2021.  Additional updates $45 each, maximum $90.

Attendance Certificate $320, early bird $300 paid in full by 27th August 2021.

Cancellation is subject to a $50 administration fee.

Morning and afternoon tea supplied.

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.


Toowoomba is a beautiful inland city, with a population of around 100,000, just 135 kms west of Brisbane. It is the gateway to south west Queensland.  Plenty of accommodation, some good eating spots, parks and opportunities to explore.  With the Toowoomba Wellcamp Airport, it is serviced by direct flights to and from  Sydney, Melbourne and Townsville, with bus services available from Brisbane. 


Rosalie Rudduck  Phone: 0429 096 973 or 0499 290 910

Postal address:  96 Rudducks Rd, Derrymore Q 4352.