Apparatus

Modules: Trapeze Table/Cadillac/Tower, Chair, and Barrels

The Balanced Body Pilates Apparatus modules  complete the comprehensive Pilates instructor training program. Before graduating to this program, completion of Mat I, Mat II, Reformer I, Reformer II and Reformer III is required.  Included is the complete repertoire on the Trapeze Table/Cadillac/Tower, the Pilates Chair, and Barrels. Completing the additional apparatus training gives you a great variety of tools to use when working with clients and qualifies you to take the national Pilates certification exam through the Pilates Method Alliance. The modules may be offered individually or they may be combined depending on the equipment available at the host studio.

Our Apparatus classes include

  • Trapeze Table/Cadillac/Tower (18 hours)
    • Recommended Prerequisites: Reformer 2 or Reformer certification
  • Chair (14 hours)
    • Recommended Prerequisites: Reformer 2 or Reformer certification
  • Barrels (6 hours)
    • Recommended Prerequisites: Reformer 2 or Reformer certification

Our Apparatus instructor training program includes

  • Exercise instruction in the complete Pilates Trapeze Table/Cadillac/Tower, Pilates Chair and Barrels is included
  • A comprehensive manual for each piece of equipment consistent with current national standards
  • Cueing, coaching, safety and teaching tips for clients at different levels of ability
  • Program sequences for classes and personal training sessions
  • Equipment safety and set up

Trapeze Table/Cadillac, Chair, Barrels

*Times are subject to change at the discretion of the instructor

Trapeze Table/Cadillac Dates:
Friday, April 14th, 2017 – Sunday, April 16th, 2017
Price: $495
Materials Fee: $80

Chair Dates:
Friday, June 2nd, 2017 – Sunday, June 4th, 2017
Price: $415
Materials Fee: $80

Barrels Dates: 
Saturday, June 17th, 2017
Price: $305
Materials Fee: $80

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Requirements for Completion

To become a fully qualified Balanced Body® Pilates Instructor, students must complete the following requirements

  • Anatomy
  • Balanced Body Mat Instructor training or equivalent
  • Balanced Body Reformer Instructor training or equivalent
  • Balanced Body Cadillac/Tower – Course work, written and practical test (18 hours)
  • Balanced Body Chair – Course work, written and practical test (14 hours)
  • Balanced Body Barrels – Course work, written and practical test (6 hours)
  • 35 Personal sessions, 20 observations hours and 95 teaching hours
  • Practical test

Total hours for completion of Apparatus: 188 hours
Total hours for completion of full program: 488 hours

 

Upon completion of all of the requirements, a certificate of completion as a Balanced Body University® Pilates Instructor will be issued.

Students who have completed a Pilates training program through other organizations and are interested in obtaining a Balanced Body certificate should contact the studio to inquire about the bridge program.