Level 3 Diploma in Mat Pilates

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Level 3 Diploma in Mat Pilates

This Level 3 Diploma is worth 10 CIMSPA CPD / REPs points.

Teach Mat Pilates at all Levels

The Level 3 Diploma in Mat Pilates will enable you to teach mat Pilates at beginner, intermediate and advanced levels on a one-to-one basis or in group sessions. You will learn through a mixture of e-learning courses and practical workshops.

Your Potential Client Market

Pilates strengthens the body in an even way, with particular emphasis on core strength to improve general fitness and wellbeing. It has something to offer all ages and levels of ability and fitness, from beginners to elite athletes.

As a Pilates teacher you can make a real difference to the quality of people’s lives by easing shoulder tension, strengthening core muscles and creating greater body awareness to improve posture.

Get your Pilates career off to a flying start with our unique Career Accelerator Package!

Not only do you qualify with your Pilates certification from Future Fit Training, but you also get our exclusive Career Accelerator Package, worth over £529 completely FREE!  Click on the Career Accelerator Package tab, below, or you can download more details on this fantastic feature here.

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Qualify with a certificate in:

  • Level 3 Anatomy and Physiology
  • Basic Mat Pilates
  • Intermediate Mat Pilates
  • Advanced Mat Pilates

You'll also receive:

  • Sales and marketing workshop
  • Social media guide
  • Business start-up consultation
  • Free music

By the end of the level 3 diploma in mat Pilates you will:

  • Be able to teach beginner, intermediate and advanced mat Pilates
  • Be able to teach Pilates individually or on a group basis
  • Work with a variety of people, from fitness enthusiasts to sports professionals

Course specifics:

We offer more practical courses around the country and course dates throughout the year than any other provider, giving you more choice and flexibility to build a training programme to suit your needs.

To find your nearest training location and earliest course dates call our friendly Career Advisers on 01329 829444 or 0800 4581388.

Level 3 Anatomy and Physiology


Online study.


The course is split into five interactive units and includes practice assigmements and mock exams to test your knowledge as you learn. A technical support tutor is available by email or phone to answer your equestions and provide guidance. The course comprises:

  • The skeletal system
  • Muscles
  • The neuromuscular and endocrine systems
  • The cardiovascular system
  • Stability and posture

Basic Mat Pilates


This is a 3-day practical Mat Pilates course.


The course covers:

  • The description and application of the Pilates principles
  • The structure of a beginner (mixed ability) class
  • Preparation phase, set-up and mobilisation of the body
  • The safe instruction of a variety of mat-based Pilates exercises and the modifications, adaptations and progressions for each exercise
  • Pilates specific teaching techniques
  • Relaxation and stretching techniques
  • Smooth and effective transitions and class management

Intermediate Mat Pilates


This is a 2-day practical workshop.


The course covers:

  • New ideas for warm-up preparations in the standing and lying position
  • Improver/intermediate level mat Pilates exercises
  • Linking exercises to create effective sequences to intensify and add veriety to your current sessions
  • Techniques on how to modify, adapt and progress each exercise to suit individual needs
  • Common postural types including exercises and stretches to assist in muscle balance which will help improve posture
  • How to modify exercises to offer specific exercises to your participants
  • Correct teaching practice for the exercises learned

Advanced Mat Pilates


This is a 2-day practical workshop.


  • Appropriate warm-up preparation phase exercises
  • Advanced level mat exercises
  • Guidelines on class formatting
  • Effective transitions and sequencing
  • How to modify, adapt and progress each exercise
  • The use of imagery to enhance participant technique
  • Correct teaching practice for the exercises learned
  • Guidelines for your practical assesment and case study

As this course includes the Level 2 Anatomy and Physiology, there are no prerequisites to booking it. If you already hold a L2 recognised fitness qualification this may be used as evidence of prior learning and will exempt you from this element of the course.

Qualify as a Pilates instructor with Future Fit and be fully confident your exciting new venture will be off to a flying start with our Gold Career Accelerator Package - included with this diploma and worth £529!

Our in-house industry experts, all successful Pilates instructors, have carefully selected everything you need to catapult your new career.

The Gold Career Accelerator Package comes included with the Specialist Diploma in Mat Pilates and comprises:

Music created by FitProMix

Download up to 17 tracks of PPL free music and create a cool, calming mood in your classes to help your participants relax and focus. Burn your music to a CD or sync it to an mp3 player and take it with you wherever you go!  View tracks

Marketing and sales workshop

Make sure your services are "fully booked" by attending this one-day marketing and sales roadshow run by Fully Booked Formula. You will receive a free a CD which shows you how to get 3 clients in 3 days, and get a free business strategy consultation.

Free business start-up consultation

Receive leading expert business start-up advice from iSYT Fifth Element. A one hour consultation will allow you to quickly get to grips with business accountancy basics and pick up some great tips on how they can save you tax. Find out more.

Social media guide

This online resource will guide you through setting up your own social media networks, enabling you to reach and engage with your clients - you won't believe how easy it is!

Directory profile

Whether you have a website or not, having a profile on fitness, health and wellbeing directories will boost your online visibility and get you found on Google. We've partnered with BeInspired Fitness to get you this visibility.

We are the only health and fitness provider to offer such a wide range of career support services included with our diplomas. Get your new career off to the best start with our Gold Career Accelerator Package!

We make it easy and affordable for you to achieve your dream career without compromising on the quality of your learning experience or even more importantly your future career. Don't be fooled by companies offering cheaper, diluted training which you might live to regret.

At Future Fit we offer a high quality training experience with lots of face-to-face practical workshops, first class student support services and real life assessments that will prepare you for a long and successful career in the fitness industry.

If you are unable to pay for your training upfront, simply tell us how much you can afford each month and we’ll look to find a payment plan which is tailored to suit your needs.

  • Your dream career could be more affordable than you think!
  • Lowest deposit - start training from only £175
  • Spread your payments over a number of months to suit your budget
  • Benefit from our lowest ever monthly payments

Simply let us know how much you can afford and our careers advisers will work out a payment plan to suit you.

We also offer many other ways to fund your training such as, payment in full, pay a deposit and balance. We also accept ELCAS for Armed Forces personnel. Please contact us for further information.

You can sample our e-learning, below.

Pilates for Common Orthopaedic Conditions Demo

If you are already Level 3 qualified, you might want to consider our Level 4 Exercise Specialist Diploma.

Are you ready to become a Pilates Teacher?

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