Pilates Teacher Training with Fitness Arts
Why Teach Pilates?
Pilates instruction may appeal to those who are already involved in health and fitness careers. Alternatively, our Pilates training package may be your introduction to this type of work. In either situation, you will likely find that teaching Pilates is both highly rewarding and dynamic. If you have an interest in the power of healing through movement, the benefits of strengthening the core, or helping people with repatterning their muscles toward better alignment and less pain,, Pilates instruction may be your ideal path.
Self-Paced, Online Training
One of the greatest advantages that Fitness Arts has to offer is accessibility. Each video course is available online, and there is no strict timeline for completing your learning. So, you can receive the customized learning experience you need from the comfort of home or from a dedicated training space. Since our Pilates Teacher Training Program had been accepted by ACE for continuing education, petitioning for CEC’s is an easy process.
What you get
3 Virtual Meetings per module and unlimited emailing for questions or assistance in understanding the materials.
Introduction, Big Picture Pilates, History, Communication Skills, Intake Procedures, Anatomy of the Core, Fundamentals, Matwork, Magic Circle, Elastic Band, Stability Ball and Foam Roller
(Practical and Written Test via Zoom) (Download Pilates Packet)(Download Pilates Mat Manuel)
Reformer 1, Reformer 2 and Reformer 3
3 (Practical Test via Zoom) (Download Reformer Manuals) (Must complete Module 1 before taking other Modules)
Cadillac/Tower 1, Cadillac/Tower 2
(Practical Test via Zoom) (Download Cadillac/Tower Manuals) (Must complete Module 1 before taking other Modules)
Wunda Chair 1, Wunda Chair 2
(Arc Workshop via Zoom; Practical Test via Zoom) (Download Chair Manuals)
Aging Adults, Interview with Helen, Relaxation Techniques
(Download Pilates Packet – Contraindications) (Testing Review via Zoom) (Final Written and Practical Exam via Zoom)
More About Jeanne Missey Osgood, MA
Jeanne Missey Osgood is the instructor you’ll come to know through Fitness Arts & the Arizona Pilates Academy. She brings 35 years of real-life fitness training experience and program development and 20 years of Pilates teaching experience to her training exercises, lectures, and relaxation techniques. And in an age of a growing older adult population, she has over 10 years of specialized experience in training older adults… In addition to her fitness and physical training background, Jeanne has earned a Master of Arts degree in Higher Education from Bowling Green State University. She has developed fitness programs within Firelands College, Bowling Green State University and at the University of Arizona, Department of Campus Recreation Therefore, she brings a unique blend of expertise in both the practice of Pilates and the concept of education itself.
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Pilates Teacher Training with Fitness Arts
Teaching Pilates begins with the right instructor training, and if you are self-directed, Fitness Arts an ideal choice for starting your Pilates journey. Through this online learning platform, aspiring instructors can find self-guided and self-paced learning at an affordable price point, and instruction can be completed from anywhere. Streaming videos, gaming platforms and Zoom meetings make this training interactive as well as fun.
Fitness Arts & the Arizona Pilates Academy is led by instructor-trainer, Jeanne Missey Osgood, MA. She is a certified continuing education provider for the American Council on Exercise (ACE) and a registered yoga teacher (RYT 500).. She is also certified with the National Pilates Certification Program and is a member of the Pilates Method Alliance (PMA).
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Access to Pilates Apparatus
Computer, iPad or phone
Zoom account (it’s free!)
Blank notebook and pen
To graduate from the 450-Hour program you must:
- Complete the final teaching Practicum by sending in a 50-min video of you teaching a themed Pilates Mat class, Reformer class, Tower/Cadillac class and Wunda Chair class.
- Complete and pass the Written Exams (It is open book, you may use your manuals, handouts and notes.)
- Complete all journaling exercises, quizzes, and homework outlined in our Zoom calls.
Email Us With Further Questions:
If you have any other questions please reach out to us using the contact form. You can email us directly at Jeanne@fitnessarts.com.
We hope to hear from you soon! We are honored to part-take part in this teacher training together with you!