Western Australia

Club Workshops

Sports Medicine Australia workshops for clubs include the latest sports medicine information for your sporting community.  All of our workshops are interactive and engaging for club participants.  Workshop information can be tailored especially for your club’s sport.

Injury Prevention and Management

Upskill your club members in the prevention and immediate management of injuries to make your club safer for all your members. We offer a two hour and now a one hour course for time poor volunteers… so there is no excuse!

Sports Taping

Excellent follow on from the Injury Prevention and Management, this course allows clubs to explore the benefits of preventative taping of either the ankle, knee or shoulder. These practical courses require 1 hour per joint and are always alot of fun for members.

Nutrition & Hydration

Ever wanted to know the best foods to eat pre, during and post event? This one hour workshop can provide club’s with this information as well as educate members on hydration and the science behind eating for optimal performance.

Concussion in Sport

The incidence of concussion is one of the most prevalent injuries in sport today. This one hour workshop is an excellent way to increase your clubs understanding of the management of concussion injuries.

Drugs in Sport

Do your members have an understanding of issues surrounding drugs in sport and the effects on athletes? This workshop looks at current cases of doping and the ethical issues of drugs in sport as well as information provided by ASADA and WADA for athletes.

Club Injury Management Coordinator and Emergency Response Coordinator

These three hour courses gives participants more of an in depth look at injury prevention and management along with transport, concussion and preventative sports taping. We offer specific presentations for each individual sport.

SMAWA also offers National Recognised Training in Apply First Aid and CPR and can come to your club and run a course. For more information please refer to the Training and Courses section of the website.

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Contact Us

PO Box 57

Suite 6
565 Hay Street

Phone: (08) 9285 8033
Fax: (08) 9388 6088


State Council

Deputy Chairperson: Mr Craig Wilson (Sports Physiotherapist)

Councilor: Mr Anthony McEvoy (Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist)
Councilor: Mr Ian Wee (Perth Integrated Health)
Councilor: Mr Robert Haagman (Podiatrist)
Councilor: Dr Sandra Mejak (Sport and Exercise Medicine Physician)
Councilor: Ms Sarah Harris (PHD Candidate, Exercise and Sports Science, University of Notre Dame)
Councilor: Mr Myles Murphy (Sports Physiotherapist)
Councilor: Ms Kathryn Ryding (Level 2 Sports Trainer, First Aid Trainer )