If you have a passion for Pilates and are looking to transform that passion into your career, learning how to become a Pilates instructor with Future Fit is the perfect starting point.
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If you want to turn your passion into a career and learn how to become a Pilates Instructor you will need to take and complete a Level 3 Mat Pilates Instructor Course, the entry-level course.
The level 3 course will train you to be a Pilates Instructor and allow you to teach on a one-to-one basis or in group sessions.
Pilates has become a very popular form of exercise creating a demand for opportunities to train to be a Pilates Instructor and become qualified within this field.
You can become a qualified Pilates Instructor within 4-9 months of training. However, it can be dependent on the time you choose to study, some can finish it sooner and others may choose to take their time with their learning. It would be assessed through both practical and written assessments.
Here are the steps on how to become a Pilates Instructor. It’s a combination of qualifications and personal preferences and passions.
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Run inclusive classes, work with a wider range of clients in your community and significantly enhance your teaching skills.
Once you have decided that you have what it takes, the next step is to choose the right qualification and train to be a Pilates teacher.
Our Pilates Instructor courses will provide you will all of the essential knowledge and training required to qualify confidently as a Pilates Instructor. By combining all the benefits of e-learning with interactive weekend courses, our qualifications will make it easy to fit your studies around your work and home life.
As a Pilates Instructor you will be assisting clients through exercise which will impact on their health and physical wellbeing.
To practice safely and cover your business, you will need to obtain Professional Liability Insurance.
By getting insured you protect yourself against claims arising from third party or damages.
Insurances also cover public liabilities, professional indemnity, sports equipment, personal accidents and loss of earning.
Once you have qualified in Pilates teacher training, you will be able to immediately apply for work as a Pilates Instructor.
Whether searching online or applying to your favourite gym, there are usually many great opportunities available in almost every location. In addition, for those with an entrepreneurial spirit, once certified you can branch out on your own and start your own private Pilates business.
We offer career support and a host of other resources through our Career Accelerator Package. We ensure you qualify with the highest calibre of education, skills and support.
There are a variety of roles and job titles within the fitness industry, and can be difficult to figure out if there is a difference in the roles. Whilst there is small difference in the title followed from completing a Pilates course, in order to become a Pilates teacher or instructor you complete the same qualification or course. Its a focus on what you choose to do with the knowledge after you’ve studied and qualified. Our Pilates Instructor courses provide the knowledge to become a Pilates teacher, however the role you choose to take from this is dependent on the career you are looking to follow.
You will be qualified to start working as a Pilates Instructor
Future Fit Training offers flexible training solutions, which means we build your programme around you, your commitments, and the time you can dedicate to study. If your circumstances change, we simply re-work your training plan. Previous students have taken time out to have babies, change jobs, start work â€“ all sorts of reasons.
Most of the theory that underpins the practical part of our courses is delivered via e-learning. This gives you the freedom and flexibility to study wherever and whenever you want. Also, we deliver the largest number of practical mat Pilates courses in the UK, so you should have plenty of course dates to choose from.
While you are training you can get student insurance from a company called Balens in order to teach, but you must declare that you are in training and charge a lower rate than you would if you were a fully qualified Pilates Instructor. You will, of course, need a proof of training letter from us in order to do this, and it will also be subject to eligibility criteria.
Yes, by the end of the standard course, you will have been taught all of the original 34 exercises. Your course tutors will have shown you how to modify each of the exercises so that you can teach a mixed ability class, plus you will have experience performing the advanced exercises yourself and learnt the relevant teaching and safety points in preparation for instructing others.