Includes Matwork and Reformer Support Materials Book, Comprehensive Matwork and Exam. Access to required videos must be purchased through Merrithew Connect.
Location: CORE WINDSOR, Windsor Berkshire
Intensive Mat Plus (IMP) is an intensive Pilates course intended for those already working in the fields of fitness or movement, as well as those who are unable to devote the time required in our Comprehensive Program due to work and/or scheduling issues.
40 hours of instruction and supervised teaching conducted over 2 weeks from Monday-Thursday 10:30am-4:30pm.
About the course:
Building on your industry knowledge it teaches you to design and lead the Level 1 Essential and Intermediate STOTT PILATES® Matwork repertoire, for personal or group training settings for a range of clients. You will leave with a solid foundation and required skills to develop effective and motivating Pilates Matwork programs.
This course is perfect for experienced fitness instructors, personal trainers, sports therapists, physiotherapists and those with a strong dance background looking to enhance their skills and improve their employability. Get the skills required to design and teach essential and intermediate level Pilates matwork classes while integrating small equipment, which will allow you to teach a variety of clients, populations and settings.
This course could be the springboard to embarking in a Pilates instructor career and continuing on to the Pilates reformer.
Note: The course price is inclusive of course materials and exam fees. Students receive the course and support materials upon booking the course.
What you will learn
Requirements of certification
Observation, practice teaching and physical review
A minimum number of hours of observation, practice teaching and physical review are required for all courses and should be completed between instructed sessions at any STOTT PILATES facility. Additional training may be required before certification. Practice teaching and physical review hours must be logged outside of class time. The practice logs must be submitted on your exam date (either written or practical exam). If the student fails to submit all the logs within 7 days from the last portion of the exam, the entire exam will be void.
Includes watching sessions taught by a STOTT PILATES Certified Instructor or relevant STOTT PILATES videos.
Means physically performing the exercises learned in class. Taking a class with a STOTT PILATES Certified Instructor or working out with video can qualify as physical review hours, and can be completed individually or with other students.
Hours can be fulfilled by instructing family, fellow students, friends or clients.
Note, there are no hours required for Injuries & Special Populations or Advanced Level courses.
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