Initiation 101: Mat Certification
$350 includes membership
$65 study materials
An intensive weekend course that teaches beginner to intermediate mat exercises. Professionals will learn to teach The Method Pilates mat work. This course sets the foundation and tone for the entire program, demystifying the complexities underlying Pilates.
Initiation 201: Standing/Advanced Mat Certification
$345 plus study materials
A weekend course which teaches the advanced mat exercises as well as the new “Standing” Pilates and certifies instructors in the 17 advanced Pilates floor exercises. This relates the exercises to the original 16 fundamentals and then moves into the 10 new advanced fundamentals which are the foundations for all work. This course finishes with 21 of the Pilates floor exercises now reconfigured to standing sequences ,which requires an evolved technique and use of the deeper core muscles of the pelvic floor and transverses abdominus.
$600 institute fees
$100 study materials
A 10-week equipment training program leading to full certification by the PhysicalMind Institute.
The exercises will be taught on the following equipment: the Reformer, Cadillac, and Wunda Chair.
This comprehensive 275-hour course includes lectures, observation of client sessions, practical training, and apprentice teaching. A written and practical exam is required for final certification, to be taken 9 months to a year after course completion.