This is an Active IQ Diploma, which is a UK-based qualification that is internationally recognised. It will allow you entry onto the following Exercise Registers Internationally : REPS UK, IC-REPS, E-REPS and REPS U.A.E.
Get certified as a Pilates Matwork Instructor to build an enriching and
rewarding career. This course offers a dynamic, integrative approach to the art of
teaching and practicing Pilates. You will learn the original classical moves as well as
their adaptations and modifications over time. This teacher training is suitable for
anyone interested in delving deeper into their Pilates practice or for those who seek
to become certified Pilates instructors. Drawing together different styles
and approaches to Pilates, this multi-faceted training gives trainees the opportunity
to learn from the best of all methods
It will allow you entry onto the following Exercise Registers Internationally: REPS UK,IC-REPS, E-REPS and REPS U.A.E
This diploma is divided into two units.
Anatomy and Physiology
(Online pre-recorded course)
The Musculoskeletal System
Posture, Core Stability and Stretching
The Nervous System
The Cardiovascular system
(Face to Face)
History of Pilates
Class structure and programming
Posture and gait assessment
Anatomy multiple choice online exam
Portfolio submission (collection of worksheets and assignments)
Self practice hours
Practice teaching hours
Anatomy and Physiology online pre-recorded lecture videos: Available in both English and Arabic
8 Face to Face Days: Typically run on weekends from 9am-4pm
100 hours of self practice, 40 hours of observation hours and 40 hours of practice teaching. These can be done online from our online platform or in your own time.
Practical exam is booked after the hours have been completed: usually 3-6 months from when the practical face to face days end.
Upcoming Winter term dates are: the last two weekends of January and the first two weekends in February from 9am-4pm.
Who is the Pilates Diploma certification for?
Someone who has been practicing Pilates
Someone who is passionate about Pilates and helping others
Someone who is curious about the inner workings of the human body
Someone who is caring, professional and empathetic towards others
Someone who knows they can stand out in a very competitive industry
Someone who is curious to learn and who plans to never stop learning