Pilates Certification Course - Houston, Texas
@Pure Body Studio taught by Kristin Schley
Foundations: Sept 7-8
Mat I: Oct 11-13
Mat II: Nov 15-17
Reformer I: Jan 10-12
Apparatus I: Feb 7-9
Reformer II: Mar 13-15
Apparatus II: Apr . 17-19
Apparatus III: May 15-17
Reformer III: June 26-28
early REGISTration*, closes July 15th, 2019
*Early registration includes 3 months of free classes at your host studio.
Mat Certification Only
We’ve encapsulated our signature module, Foundations, and Mat I and Mat II modules into a stand-alone three-module only course. Students will participate in the first three modules of the full course, 50 face-to-face workshop hours and 200 study hours. Students will be ready to teach Mat Pilates to individuals, small groups and in group class settings upon completion of their coursework, hours and practicum.
Required: 200 hours of combined observation, student teaching and practice. Anatomy & Physiology 1 & 2 at a college level or equivalent. We have a course that meets this requirement - see our registration page for information on The Lab | Anatomy. You may begin your hours as soon as you register.
Classical Pilates Repetoire
Variations & Movement Science
Mat I and Mat II
50 workshop hours
Spiral bound manuals
Observation hours (67)
Student teaching hours (67)
Personal Pilates practice hours (67)
Ethics and professionalism
Audit any module, any time
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Pre-requisites Include a working knowledge of anatomy, a minimum of 75 personal Pilates practice hours, an understanding of Joseph Pilates and a passion to learn the full Pilates program.
Reading list Return to Life and Your Health by Joseph Pilates are required. Titles written by Blandine Calais-Germain, especially Anatomy of Movement. The Anatomy Trail Guide is a valuable anatomy text and can assist a beginner teacher in recognizing and recruiting particular muscles and muscle groups. The Pilates Method Alliance study guide is helpful as you get closer to taking your PMA CPT exam.
Anatomy If students have not completed Anatomy and Physiology I & II at a college level or the equivalent, completion of this education is required. We have our own Anatomy course that will fulfill this requirement.
Practicum Each student takes a practical exam upon completing their modules, hours and anatomy requirements. Exams are three hours long, include two long form essays and two hours of teaching.
PMA CPT Our program more than qualifies our graduates to take the Pilates Method Alliance exam should they choose to.