If you would lke to train to become a qualified pilates teacher or instructor in the UK, or improve on your current qualifications, the following organisations offer industry standard courses
Prior to 2012, the Level 3 Certificate in Pilates Instruction was regarded as the industry standard, but it has since been replaced by the Level 3 Diploma in Mat Pilates.
The former Level 2 Mat Pilates qualification is now obsolete and no longer recognised.
If you want to become a Pilates Pilates Instructor, ensure that your Pilates teacher training course is one that is nationally recognised.
2A Moonraker Point, Pocock Street, London, SE1 0FN
Tel: 0207 2929 140
TRAINFITNESS deliver Pilates instructor courses across the UK. During a TRAINFITNESS Pilates course students will study and practice the delivery of matt based Pilates classes. The course will leave students with the tools to programme safe and effective Pilates sessions whilst also teaching the wider principles of health and fitness.
Students on the TRAINFITNESS Pilates course will study the Michael King method and the course is structured so that it can fit in around the busiest schedules as students study part time. Students work through online course material, utilising an award winning online learning system and will then book onto assessment days. Once completed, students will receive a YMCA Awards certificate. World class tutors offer support every step of the way.
In recognition of the high-quality learning TRAINFITNESS deliver, they have been awarded Platinum Partner status by YMCA Awards and are the preferred supplier of organisations such as the Ministry of Defence. TRAINFITNESS Pilates courses are also recognised internationally by leading awarding organisations, your certificate will be accepted in those countries.
Future Fit Training
Unit 24 Katana House, Fort Fareham Industrial Site, Fareham, Hampshire, PO14 1AH
Tel: 01329 829444
Future Fit Training offer a range of complete Pilates Diplomas from REPs Level 3 Mat Pilates to Exercise Specialist, REPs Level 4. Their diplomas are delivered by "blended learning"; a mixture of online e-learning and workshops held in nationwide training locations.
Recognised for their student support, their highly qualified tutors guide you through your chosen diploma and support continues even after you've graduated. Future Fit Training additionally offer specialist CPD courses and workshops to enhance your skills and earning potential.
As a Founder Member of The Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs), they ensure your training is of the highest quality and prepares you to enter the Pilates world as a confident professional.
Health and Fitness Education
7 & 8 Roundhouse Court, Barnes Wallis Way, Buckshaw Business Centre, Chorley,
Lancashire PR7 7JN
Tel: 0800 612 4067
HFE is a leading provider of Central YMCA Qualifications (CYQ) and offers a Pilates Instructor Course leading to a Level 3 Diploma in Mat Pilates All HFE Pilates certificates are delivered at Level 3 and are fully supported by the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs).
Most of the Pilates qualifications delivered by HFE are blended-learning, requiring students to undertake some home-study before attending practical training workshops and assessments in achoice of nationwide training venues.
Entry onto HFE Pilates qualifications can be made directly - you do not need any existing qualifications.