Volunteer with the Academy

2021 Course Host

Type: In-person

Time Commitment: Course-based

Travel Required: No

Paid: No, however you receive up to 1-2 complimentary course registration slots.

Hosting Requirements

  • Easy access to transportation, airports, hotels, and places to eat around your location
  • Large lecture space to hold 34-40+ students comfortably, with privacy necessary for Pelvic courses
  • Lab tables for Pelvic and OB courses for lab practice
  • Linens available, multiple garbage cans for disposal of waste
  • Audiovisual capability including projection screens and equipment, computer system, and internet access
  • A local course site coordinator that can be present during the course to help with trash removal, participant questions, facility issues, audiovisual issues, etc.
  • The ability to provide light, healthy refreshments (reimbursable by SoWH)


Course Hosting Benefits

  • Up to 1-2 complimentary course registrations toward hosted course
  • Hosting courses strengthens the quality of education at your site.
  • Our courses present up-to-date and evidence-based Obstetric and Pelvic curriculum.
  • All changes to our course curriculum occur in a peer review/consensus process, meaning all lecture and lab modules are only accepted after through review and group consensus decision. The SoWH currently offers the only course curriculum with this level of rigorous standards.


Course Hosting Options

  • PH1 – Pelvic Health PT Level 1 (3-day) – preference is given to hosts that can fit 40+ participants
  • PH2 BD – Pelvic Health PT Level 2 Bowel Dysfunction (2-day)
  • PH2 PP – Pelvic Health PT Level 2 Pelvic Pain (2-day)
  • PH3 – Pelvic Health PT Level 3 (2-day)
  • OBF – Fundamental Topics of Pregnancy & Postpartum Physical Therapy (3-day)
  • OBA – Advanced Topics of Pregnancy & Postpartum Physical Therapy (3-day)
  • OBI – Considerations and Interventions for Intrapartum Support (3-day)
  • OBF, OBA, OBI – Three-Day Lab (paired with OBF, OBA and OBI webinar 2-day courses)
  • GVM – Gynecologic Visceral Manipulation (4-day)
  • SIJ – Tackling Sacroiliac and Pelvic Girdle Dysfunction (1-day)
  • PEDS – Physical Therapy Treatment of the Pediatric Pelvic Floor Patient: Birth to 18 Years (2-day)
  • UROGEN – Pelvic Floor Intervention Strategies for Urogenital and Breast Cancer Rehabilitation (1-day)