As a program member of the Healthy Living Network, The Stay Standing Program (and Stay Standing at Work) is assessed as meeting quality standards for accreditation under the Australian Department of Health and Ageing’s Healthy Communities Initiative. Provider organisations delivering the program may be eligible to apply for grants.
The Stay Standing Program is licensed and suitable for delivery by aged service, health and community care personnel. Stay Standing Facilitator training has peak body endorsement:
- Exercise and Sports Sciences Australia (ESSA): online modules (Bronze Level) 6 CPD points, live workshop (Silver Level) 9 CPD points;
- the Australian Community Workers Association as suitable for Professional Practicing Level 3 registered workers; and
- Physical Activity Australia for 3 PDPs (equivalent to 9 to 15 Continuing Education Credits).
Upon completion of the online training, it is recommended that new Facilitators attend a practical live workshop.