AUTHORIZED TRAINING SITE FOR BALANCED BODY, INC

A MASTER TEACHER TRAINING SITE FOR THE INLAND NORTHWEST

*COMPRENSIVE TRAINING IN PILATES MAT, APPARATUS, BODY BARRE AND ANATOMY IN 3 D.

** Team Pilates Instructor training courses are being added throughout the year and are subject to change. 

 

All TEAM Pilates Instructor Trainings are led by a Nationally Certified Pilates Instructor.  Courses are associated with Balanced Body Education and are in accordance with current Pilates Method Alliance (PMA) guidelines. We believe that due to the rapid increase of interest in the Pilates Method over the past ten years, it is crucial that the industry continually examine the professional standards set forth by its members. The main focus of TEAM Pilates Instructor Trainings is to educate students on the Pilates Method according to the teachings of Joseph and Clara Pilates. 

 

 

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CONTINUING EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES

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AI3D: MARCH 24-25, 2017
Course Fees: $525

Anatomy in Three Dimensions™

A unique exploration into the anatomy of the human body
Build muscles in clay on a specially designed skeleton and imprint the body's design deeply into your mind. Anatomy in Three Dimensions™ is a compelling/effective, engaging and fun way to learn the basics of musculoskeletal anatomy. By building the muscles with your own hands you will develop a deep understanding of the structure and function of the human body.
Learn the structure and function of bones, joints, muscles, tendons, ligaments and nerves, as well as the origin, insertion and action of the muscles. This course pairs muscle function with specific exercises in order to reinforce and apply the anatomical information to movement. Muscles and joints from the knees through the shoulders are covered.

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GYROTONIC
TEACHER TRAINING:

Pre-Training: Oct 20-25, 2017
Course Fees: $850

Foundation 1: Jan 5-17, 2018
Course Fees: $1500

The GYROTONIC EXPANSION SYSTEM® is a unique, holistic approach to movement. Some of the benefits of a regular Gyrotonic practice include a healthier, more supple spine, increased range of motion, greater joint stability, improved agility and athletic performance, and a deep internal strength. Experienced Gyrotonic trainers offer personalized sessions that are adapted to fit the needs of all ages, and abilities,

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JONES INSTITUTE
STRAIN COUNTER STRAIN II: OCT 13-15 , 2017

SCS II for the Extremities
SCS II focuses on dysfunction in the extremities. Lecture and extensive lab time are spent on the pelvis, hip, knee, ankle, foot, shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand. Emphasis is placed on developing palpatory and hands-on treatment skills to enhance the student's effectiveness with the techniques. Upon completion of the course participants will understand the neuromuscular basis for Strain Counterstrain, know how to perform a full body evaluation and have learned the Strain Counterstrain documentation format. More than 85 techniques are taught throughout the course and each participant receives a syllabus outlining each technique demonstrated.


CONTINUING EDUCATION WEEKEND 2018:

PILATES ARC, RING AND ORBIT


PILATES ARC BARREL INSTRUCTOR TRAINING
SEPT 6, 2018
Course Fees: $395
(REFORMER AND MAT SERIES)


Balanced Body Pilates Arc instructor training includes an introduction to the history and principles of Pilates, the features, function and safety precautions for the Pilates Arc, the complete repertoire of exercises on the Pilates Arc with modifications and lectures on class order and programming in a studio or fitness setting.
We offer a 4 and 6 hour workshop. The 6 hour workshop includes 2 hours of instruction on using the Pilates Arc on a Reformer.

The Pilates Arc:

Increases core strength and stability
Improves the mobility of the spine
Strengthens the upper body
Develops balance and coordination
Plus its fun, easy to use and provides exercises to challenge anyone from the beginner to the most advanced Pilates practitioner.

Whether you are an experienced Pilates professional or a beginner, this course will provide you with everything you need to start teaching Pilates on the Arc.


RING AROUND THE WORLD: PILATES RING AKA "MAGIC CIRCLE"
SEPT 7, 2018
Course Fees: $395

The magic circle or ring is an original invention of Joseph Pilates that adds challenge to any Mat class. Learn the full repertoire, class sequences and fun ways to incorporate this inexpensive tool into your program.


ORBIT INSTRUCTOR TRAINING
SEPT 7, 2018
Course Fees: $395

Super fun and super circular, the Orbit is a simple yet extremely useful addition to your Pilates or personal training practice. It provides a dynamic, rolling surface that can be used to increase flexibility, challenge strength and balance and add a new dimension to your classes or personal training sessions.

Octavio Galindo, a Pilates instructor and former Ballet dancer, developed the Orbit to work with a wide range of clients from dancers and mixed martial arts fighters to developmentally disabled children and ordinary people looking to improve their strength, balance and coordination. Octavio has fully articulated the many possibilities of the Orbit and Balanced Body is excited to bring the latest innovation in mind body education to our teachers and students.

This 6 hour course includes standing, seated, all fours, plank, prone and supine exercises creating a full body workout for any client. Workouts are included to teach you how to format a group class.

REGISTER FOR ALL 3 CONT ED WORKSHOPS:
PILATES ARC, RING AND ORBIT FOR A DISCOUNTED PRICE OF $990 ($200 Savings)!



BODHI SUSPENSION SYSTEM
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BODHI SUSPENSION SYSTEM INSTRUCTOR TRAINING
NOV 9-10, 2018
Course Fees: $495


Bodhi Suspension System®
A dynamic, whole-body suspension system that challenges core strength, flexibility and proprioception.
Balanced Body brings the precision and movement principles of Pilates to suspension training with the Bodhi Suspension System®. Taking the body out of alignment with gravity fires the core stability muscles and develops integrated, whole-body strength and dynamic flexibility.
The Bodhi Suspension System offers four potential points of suspension to maximize stability training and proprioception while providing many options for creativity. Learn essential exercises and how to create balanced class sequences using Balanced Body's unique track system.





PILATES TEACHER TRAINING

CERTIFICATION COURSES


*NOTE: Early Bird Discounts are available for course fees. 


PILATES INSTRUCTOR
TRAINING PROGRAM
Balanced Body Education
Develop your mind, your body and your career.
Balanced Body is your partner in mind body fitness.
We work with the best educators in Pilates and related disciplines to provide learning opportunities that are stimulating, personal and deeply rooted in the art and science of movement. Learn and grow with programs that develop your mind, your body and your career.
Our students come from many paths, including both aspiring and seasoned Pilates instructors as well as personal trainers, group exercise, yoga, Physical Therapists, Doctors, Chiropractors, professional athletes and more.


Nationally Certified Pilates Instructor PMA-CPT
You will need to complete Mat Modules 1 and 2, and all of your Apparatus Modules (Reformer 1, 2, 3, Trapeze, Chair, Barrels and small apparatus).
Complete 500 hours of coursework and practical applications. Complete the Final Comprehensive Test Out
(Practical and Written Components).
AND complete the PMA National Written Exam.

Great Falls Site Courses
MAT 2 MODULE: APR 7-9, 2017
$495, register by 3.1.17
Regular price: $525


FINAL TEST OUT: Online
June 9-10, 2017
*Please call us if interested in testing: 509-232-0714

Spokane Site Courses
CHAIR MODULE: NOV 9-10, 2017
$395, register by 10.9.17
Regular Price: $445

LADDER BARREL & SMALL APPARATUS MODULE:
NOV 11 , 2017
$325, register by 10.10.17
Regular Price: $395


TRAPEZE MODULE: NOV 11-12, 2017
$495, register by 10.11.17
Regular Price: $525


MAT 1 MODULE: FEB 23-24, 2018
$495, register by 1.23.18
Regular Price: $525


MAT 2 MODULE: APR 20-21, 2018
$495, register by 3.20.18
Regular Price: $525

REFORMER 1 MODULE:
DEC 6-7, 2018
$495, register by 11.6.18
Regular Price: $525

REFORMER 2 MODULE:
DEC 8, 2018
$445, register by 11.7.18
Regular Price: $495

REFORMER 3 MODULE:
DEC 9, 2018
$445, register by 11.8.18
Regular Price: $495


Link to BB Course Descriptions

BB Online course registration link
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