Reformer 301 Teacher Training
Pilates Reformer Teacher Training – Reformer 301
The Reformer is the most versatile and popular piece of Pilates equipment. In fact, many gyms, fitness centers and Pilates studios offer ONLY Reformer classes to their customers. Our 301 Pilates Reformer Teacher Training course will fully prepare you to design and teach safe and challenging Reformer private and group classes.
This component of the Pilates teacher training process is designed to enable you to train others on the Reformer including beginning, intermediate and advanced movements, safety, spring configuration and choreography for private and group settings. Requirements for completion:
Course Details at a Glance
Lecture – 12 hours
Observation – 25 hours
Self practice – 25 hours
Written and Practical exams – approximately 6 hours
Student Teaching Apprenticeship – 100 hours
Complete Comprehensive Pilates Mat Teacher Training (Mat 101 and Mat 102) or comparable program
Complete 201 Anatomy and Biomechanics for Movement Instructors Online Training Course
Cost: $1,725 ($1,500 for lecture hours and $225 for exam fee)
301A: Pilates Reformer Instructor Education Exam
During this three hour segment of the instructor education process you will demonstrate your knowledge of the Pilates movements for the Reformer in both a written and practical exam. Additionally, you will be required to research and demonstrate two movements not taught in the course.
Written exam sample questions
Requirements for practical exam
301B: Pilates Reformer Teacher Training Apprenticeship
Upon successful completion of the 301 Reformer Lecture, Self Practice, Observation, and both Written and Practical Exams, you will begin the 100 hour Reformer Instructor Education Apprenticeship. This is a fully supervised, paid apprenticeship. There is no cost to you, as an apprentice Pilates teacher, you will be paid at least the current federal minimum wage, although apprentice pay may vary depending on location.
Objectives of the Apprenticeship:
Initial assessment of client
Pilates program design
Managing client schedules