Pilates Mat Instructor, Certificate of Achievement
Banner Code: 1_CM_PILM
Control Number: 43444
Not Financial Aid Eligible
The Pilates Mat Instructor Certificate of Achievement prepares students to teach Mat work in a privately owned dance, fitness, Yoga or Pilates studio, physical therapy clinic, recreational facility, or health club. Courses taught by Pilates certified specialists cover the theory and technique surrounding this movement system invented by Joseph Pilates. Students will learn methods to design appropriate conditioning programs for themselves and people of all ages and physical conditions. Students are encouraged to also continue their training and complete the Comprehensive Pilates Instructor Certificate.
To prepare students for employment, classroom work is utilized in a variety of instructional methods (lecture, lab/demonstration, independent and group projects) as well as supervised off-site internship experiences.
- Successfully teach a Pilates Mat class.
- Communicate effectively through clear demonstration and verbal cueing using appropriate terminology and safety measures.
Review Graduation Requirements.
|Take one unit:||1|
|Pilates Mat Work|
|Take 0.5 unit:||0.5|
|Pilates Mat Work 2|
|DANC A119||Kinesiology For Dance||3|
|Take 1.5 units:||1.5|
|Pilates Methodology 1|
|DANC A151||Pilates as a Profession||1|
|DANC A215||Pilates Internship I||1|
|Select one (1) unit from the following:||1|
|Strength and Stretch|
|Conditioning for Dance|
or DANC A225
|Yoga for Dancers 2|
|Yoga For Dancers|
|Movement for Longevity|