Power Pilates welcomes experienced Pilates instructors to attend our Comprehensive program through the Bridge option. Your prior Pilates experience must include: Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced level training on Mat, Reformer, Chairs, Cadillac, and Barrels.
As a Bridge participant, you are required to attend the 5-weekend intensives of our Comprehensive program. You will receive the training manual and will participate in the program. Unless notified after your audition evaluation, you will not be required to complete any apprentice hours or attend weekly meetings. Within one month of completing the program you will take your final evaluation.
Pilates experience teaching all levels of clients on the following apparatus: Mat, Reformer, Chairs, Cadillac, Barrels, and Ped-o-Pull
Attend Power Pilates Core Mat I & Core Mat II (included in Bridge pricing)
Read - The Pilates Primer: Millennium Edition - Return to Life Through Contrology and Your Health by Joseph Pilates (required)**
Read - Taking Root to Fly: Ten Articles on Functional Anatomy by Irene Dowd (recommended)**
Complete a Basics of Anatomy workshop in-person or online. Workshop must have been completed no earlier than two years before the program start date.
Audition either in person or via video at the studio where you are attending the program. Bridge candidates will perform 2-3 repetitions of exercises on each of the apparatus and give an explanation for the choice of exercises during the audition based on criteria provided by the Teacher Trainer. The audition fee is $100. Schedule your audition here.
Attend 6 weekend intensives
Complete and pass all exams
Complete apprentice hours (only if required after audition; additional fee applies)
LENGTH OF PROGRAM
6 weekend intensives - 96 hours in total
24 hours of weekly meetings
$3,500.00 for US programs, international pricing varies by location. Cost includes Core Mat I & Core Mat II.
Audition fee is $100. Schedule your audition here.
Tuition includes the manual, weekend trainings, and exams.
**Additional cost applies for prerequisites, supplementary classes and required reading