The Cutting Edge Approach to Pilates Teacher Training
Align will offer the PSC contemporary approach to the original exercise method developed by Joseph Pilates in the 1920’s; one that preserves the essence of the original technique but incorporates current training methods.
This comprehensive 450-hour program is offered in a modular or comprehensive 16-week format. The class size is limited to ensure a high level of attention and service. A fully photographic Manual will be provided to you for the course or module(s) you will attend.
Each student will learn: – Fundamental Pilates principles and philosophies – Client assessment and alignment protocol – Anatomy and biomechanics taught using visual aids in an interactive environment – Pilates Mat Repertoire – Reformer Repertoire – Cadillac/Trapeze Table Repertoire – Wunda/Combo Chair Repertoire – Small apparatus skills utilizing the jump board, magic circle, rotating discs, balance/wobble board, foam rollers, thera bands and balls – Combining Classical and Progressive Pilates styles with modifications and variations – Creative training and program development skills for any level of proficiency – Medical anatomical terminology – Verbal and tactile cueing skills – Attitude, confidence and composure of professional instructor – Studio etiquette and equipment safety – Ethics and scope of practice – Understanding indications and contraindications for specific injuries/dysfunctions and special circumstances – Graduates will meet the criteria for, and be prepared to take the Pilates Method Alliance Certification Exam™
Investment: Full Course $4,900 Includes Fundamentals/Start Up Course, Mat and Apparatus