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Recognition criteria

To apply for recognition please contact your professional Association.

For Kinesiologists to attain Bupa recognition for benefit payment purposes, the applicant must have completed a Diploma in Kinesiology at an Australian Registered Training Organisation (RTO). Applicants without this must have their current competencies assessed by an RTO to determine equivalency.

The following courses meet these minimum requirements:

  • HLT51507 Diploma in Kinesiology
  • HLT52415 Diploma of Kinesiology

Applicants must also meet the Compulsory Additional Recognition Requirements.

Any educational qualifications substantially attained by distance only learning, online learning and external mode will not be recognised.

Professional Associations

The following Associations meet the requirements set out in the Bupa Accreditation Requirements for Professional Associations. Student membership is not acceptable

Association Association Contact
Australian Traditional Medicine Society (ATMS) Phone: 02 8878 1500
Fax: 02 9809 7570
Australian Kinesiology Association Phone: 1300 780 381
Fax: 1300 780 361
Australian Institute of Kinesiologists LTD Phone: 1300 787 788

Please note that by accepting recognition with our fund you are agreeing to abide by our Ancillary Provider Terms.

Our Ancillary Provider Terms for Natural Therapy Providers (PDF 258kB)

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Bupa Accreditation Requirements for Professional Associations
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