All approaches: it’s the complete Pilates toolbox! Learn how to develop corrective, creative and fun Pilates experiences in Matwork and Reformer group class + Small Apps, and using the full complement of Pilates apparatus in a Studio setting. Plus, learn how to apply the Method to work with low-risk special conditions, with specialised study of Pilates for pregnancy and post-natal, rehabilitation and elite-level conditioning.
The Diploma of Professional Pilates Instruction (10838NAT) is a nationally accredited, Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Level 5 qualification with a professional and internationally recognised outcome. An accredited qualification has quality assurance and is yours for life. The Diploma is recognised and preferred by employers at home (Australia) and overseas.
A health- and fitness-qualification that’s backed by science. The Diploma curriculum is informed by modern health and movement science to complement and integrate with Allied Health as an intelligent, corrective fitness modality. We invest in compliance, review and quality improvement to maintain only the highest standard of education and professional outcomes.
You’ll have access to the most current teacher training applications, delivered by leading Educators, in some of the finest Studios in the country. We respect the Pilates Method lineage and legacy, but also explore how it interacts with contemporary movement theory, art, science and kinematics to create a truly comprehensive and intelligent learning experience!
On completion you’ll be equipped to teach:
Diploma-trained Instructors are skilled to teach clients with low-risk special conditions in all the above settings, including:
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Select your State and preferred start date; enrol – and you’re good to go! Make a start on your online coursework: wherever you are, whenever you like.
Course Delivery sessions are the heart of your practical, in-person learning component: a blend of workshop and lecture, this is where you get hands-on with the course content in an Educator- and peer-supported environment.
Map it out! Progress through your online coursework at your own pace. Create a Work Placement (WP) and Self-Mastery schedule to keep yourself moving through your coursework; and own your learning adventure.
Pilates repertoire for Introductory, Basic, Progressive and Intermediate-levels in group Matwork, group Reformer and Studio Pilates settings using the full complement of Pilates apparatus. (270 exercises in total.)
Gain skills in Pilates-specific applications for a selection of common, low-risk special conditions including:
The professional edge – our Students learn how to use the Pilates International Categorisation© (PIC) programming system.
The PIC system equips our Students with the skills to develop and deliver smart, creative and body-balanced workouts that clients love, for:
Communication is the heart of this craft and the Diploma will take your skills to a whole new level:
Pilates ITC Grads have a sound understanding of the operational demands and expectations of the professional Studio environment, including key safety considerations such as:
Pilates University. Workshop and get hands-on with the Method and Repertoire in the Studio, led by an Educator.
Course Delivery is compulsory: Students are awarded 50% of their WP Teaching requirement by attending all sessions.
On-the-job learning: watch, practice, explore.
Observation: 100 hours total.
20 Mat | 20 Ref | 60 Studio hours
Teaching: 200 hours total.
Minus Course Delivery attendance, equals a balance of: 100 hours.
30 Mat | 30 Ref | 40 Studio.
+ Teaching Clinic Bundle of 10 on enrolment to expedite your teaching requirement.
The “studying” part: online via the Pilates ITC LMS, and off-.
PLUS, Self-Mastery (SM): “doing Pilates”.
One (1) Matwork group class per week (min) for the duration of your Mat-units.
One (1) Reformer group class per week (min) for the duration of your Ref-units.
One (1) Studio Semi-Private per week (min) for the duration of your Studio-units.
Learning the Pilates Method in your own body by doing classes, is compulsory part of your course and attracts additional cost as determined by our Instructor Training- and Work Placement Studios.
To help you find your fit, download and browse the complete timetable of contact dates, including Course Delivery and Assessments, below.
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