Intensive Reformer 2nd Edition

The updated STOTT PILATES® Intensive Reformer 2nd Edition course teaches you the science and the art of instructing Pilates.

Become a Pilates professional who is able to design and lead the STOTT PILATES® Reformer repertoire and work in many types of settings and with a wide range of clients. Therefore, you will leave with a solid foundation and required skills to develop effective and motivating Pilates Reformer programs. Moreover, you’ll be taught by experienced Instructor Trainers who will mentor you on your education path.

Kick start your Pilates career with the STOTT PILATES® Intensive Reformer
Internationally Acclaimed Qualification

Pricing:

£1890

Includes:

  • 50 hours of in-person training at Core Windsor
  • STOTT PILATES Essential Reformer Manual
  • STOTT PILATES Intermediate Reformer Manual
  • STOTT PILATES Matwork and Reformer Support Materials
  • Merrithew Connect – Intensive Reformer Video Package

Exam Fees: IR Course Exam Fee: £250 – Joint IMP/IR Courses Single Exam Fee: £275

Secure your spot on the course with a £350 non-refundable deposit.

Course fee must be settled 1 month prior to course start
Once course is completed, your written and practical exam must be completed within 6 months


The course is offered over 4 weekends covering 10 days (see dates and times below):

Prepare yourself to teach a broad range of exercises, variations and modifications performed on the Reformer. Furthermore, learn how to combine Mat and Reformer based workouts for increased variety and intensity.

STOTT PILATES® is a contemporary, anatomically-based approach to the original exercise method developed by Joseph Pilates. Developed by former professional dancer Moira Merrithew and a team of sports medicine professionals, this method incorporates modern exercise science and rehabilitation principles. The result is a method that is safe and a highly effective low-impact way to stretch, strengthen and streamline the body.

This course is ideal for experienced studio and fitness instructors, personal trainers, sports therapists, physiotherapists and those with a background in dance looking to improve their range of skills and enhance their employability. In a word, for people looking to obtain the finest Pilates education in the industry. However, any Pilates enthusiast looking to enhance or change careers can book this course if they fulfil the anatomy requirements, such as the anatomy course online

What you will learn

  • The STOTT PILATES® Principles
  • Essential, Intermediate & Power workouts
  • Effective use of the reformer to enhance torso stability and strength, peripheral extremity conditioning, joint stability, flexibility, balance and coordination
  • Effective communication and observational skills
  • Verbal cueing and imagery for performance enhancement and client motivation
  • Theory and practice of postural analysis
  • 139 exercises plus modifications for specific body types, postural issues and conditions
  • How to incorporate resistance equipment to support and intensify exercises
  • Exercise layering related to effective program design
  • Workout composition for personal and group training
Windsor Studio

Course Pre-requisites

  • Gym or Studio Instructor or equivalent, or dancer. Alternatively, functional Anatomy background
  • At least 30 hours of attending Pilates classes is required
  • Background practical knowledge of Pilates as a user-either the STOTT PILATES® method or another style
  • Teaching experience is recommended
  • Note: If no previous functional anatomy experience, you will need to book the anatomy course online in order to be accepted to this course. We recommend that you book the anatomy course online at least six weeks before your STOTT PILATES® course to allow enough study time

Anatomy Course Online

Students with no previous anatomy experience will be accepted to the STOTT PILATES® courses when booking the anatomy course online. This anatomy course online will equip you with the necessary knowledge required to join the STOTT PILATES® courses and pass your exams
(This course is sold separately)
Receive a 10% discount on the anatomy course online when you book any STOTT PILATES® courses

How will you be assessed

  • Practical exam (includes postural assessment)
  • Theory exam (multiple choice)

Qualification

STOTT PILATES® Certified Instructor – Reformer Level 1

  • 50 hours of instruction and supervised teaching (the course itself)
  • Minimum of 10 hours of observation (post-course)
  • Minimum of 40 hours of physical review (post-course)
  • Minimum of 25 hours of practice teaching (post-course)
  • Total: 125 hours

A minimum number of hours of observation, practice teaching and physical review are required for all courses and should be completed between instructed sessions at any STOTT PILATES facility. Additional training may be required before certification. Practice teaching and physical review hours must be logged outside of class time. The practice logs must be submitted on your exam date (either written or practical exam). If the student fails to submit all the logs within 7 days from the last portion of the exam, the entire exam will be void.

Includes watching sessions taught by a STOTT PILATES Certified Instructor or relevant STOTT PILATES videos.

Means physically performing the exercises learned in class. Taking a class with a STOTT PILATES Certified Instructor or working out with video can qualify as physical review hours, and can be completed individually or with other students.

Hours can be fulfilled by instructing family, fellow students, friends or clients.

Note, there are no hours required for Injuries & Special Populations or Advanced Level courses.

Upcoming Courses

19 April – 19 May, 2024
5.0 CECs (50 hours)

Sessions:
1. Fri, Apr 19, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
2. Sat, Apr 20, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
3. Sun, Apr 21, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
4. Sat, Apr 27, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
5. Sun, Apr 28, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
6. Fri, May 10, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
7. Sat, May 11, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
8. Sun, May 12, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
9. Sat, May 18, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
10. Sun, May 19, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Location: Core Windsor

05 July – 28 July, 2024
5.0 CECs (50 hours)Sessions:

1. Fri, July 05, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
2. Sat, July 06, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
3. Sun, July 07, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
4. Sat, July 13, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
5. Sun, July 14, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
6. Fri, July 19, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
7. Sat, July 20, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
8. Sun, July 21, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
9. Sat, July 27, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
10. Sun, July 28, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Location: Core Windsor

27 September – 20 October 2024
5.0 CECs (50 hours)Sessions:

1. Thurs, 26 September, 2024 11am – 5:00pm
2. Fri, 27 September, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
3.  Sat, 28 September, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
4. Sun, 29 September, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
5. Thurs, 03 October, 2024 11am – 5:00pm
6. Fri, 04 October, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
7. Sat, 05 October, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
8. Sun, 06 October, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
9. Thurs, 17 October, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
10. Fri, 18 October, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Location: Core Windsor

01 November – 01 December 2024
5.0 CECs (50 hours)Sessions:

1. Fri, 01 November, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
2. Sat, 02 November, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
3. Sun, 03 November, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
4. Fri, 08 November, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
5. Sat, 09 November, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
6. Sun, 10 November, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
7. Sat, 23 November, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
8. Sun, 24 November, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
9. Sat, 30 November, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
10. Sun, 01 December, 2024 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Location: Core Windsor

Course Policies and Procedures

Click here to read about course policies and procedures, such as absenteeism and make-up hours, prospective pregnant, injured or post-rehabilitation participants, exam special accommodations etc.

Meet your Instructor Trainer

Carlo Yanez

Carlo is a registered osteopath and a Pilates passionista, who loves to inspire students and clients. His affection for Pilates was born after a dance injury when he discovered the benefits of spinal rehabilitation through the STOTT PILATES® method. He is a Merrithew® Instructor Trainer, a STOTT PILATES® REHAB Reformer 1 & 2 trained instructor and a STOTT PILATES® Athletic Conditioning Specialist & Group Matwork Specialist.

Carlo holds a BSc. Ost.(Hons) from the College of Osteopaths in London, UK, a BFA in Ballet from the University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA and is a YMCA FIT Gym Instructor certified in strength training.
Carlo can be seen on Merrithew Connect Advanced Reformer videos.

STOTT PILATES Intensive reformer course
At Merithew Connect video shoot

How To Join The Course

Step 1:

Submit the online application form.

We will confirm your spot on the course via email


Step 1:

Settle the non-refundable course deposit of £350 or the full course fee.

Pay by Bank Transfer

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