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Health Promotion Short Course 25-28 November 2019

25 Nov 2019 - 28 Nov 2019, 9:00am-4:00pm

The Curtin University Health Promotion short courses are suitable for those already working in the health sector, those wanting to move into the area and those wanting to incorporate health promotion principles into their role.

This course option is ideal if you wish to build health promotion skills and knowledge quickly in a stimulating environment with the assistance of highly qualified academic staff.

This four day course aims to provide you with the skills needed to plan, implement and evaluate a health promotion program. You will be introduced to relevant health behaviour theories and health promotion frameworks as well as approaches to evaluation. You will work in small groups to develop a plan for a program of your choice. This course is highly interactive, you will be given the opportunity to discuss health isssues with industry experts, academics and course participants. 

The cost to the attend this four day short course is $1,188 (inc GST) for AHPA members and $1,430 (inc GST) for non-AHPA members.

Please register via the button below. To pay via credit card will incur a 2.65% fee. Registrations close on Friday 8th November.

For more information please contact the AHPA (WA Branch) on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For non-AHPA members wishing to get the member price please click here to find out how you can become a member before registering for the short course.


Day 1 Introduction to health promotion Social determinants of health Health promotion planning cycle Planning and evaluation frameworks and models Needs assessment and setting program goals

Day 2 Understanding health and behaviour Theories for health promotion Writing program objectives Selecting health promotion strategies

Day 3 Evaluating health promotion interventions Defining program effectiveness Evaluation approaches

Day 4 Effective partnerships Program sustainability and capacity building Influencing policy Presentation of project plans and discussion