AUTHORIZED TRAINING CENTER 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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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
Courses Required: (525 Course and Practical Hours)

Anatomy in 3 Dimensions (or equivalent A&P Course)

Movement Principles and Mat Modules 1 and 2

Apparatus Modules (Reformer 1, 2, 3, Trapeze, Chair, Barrels and small apparatus).

Complete the Final Comprehensive Test Out
(Practical and Written Components).
AND complete the PMA National Written Exam.







2018 COURSE SCHEDULE



REFORMER 1 MODULE:

Spokane, WA

SEPTEMBER 3-4, 2018

Price: $525

 

 

 

CONTINUING EDUCATION WEEK 2018:

 

Spokane, WA

 

MOTR

 

PILATES ARC 
SEPT 6, 2018
Course Fees: $395


This 6 hour workshop includes a detailed breakdown of how to utilize this "GEM"!  

A mix between a classic spine corrector with a sleek modern design that can be portable for home protocol

or placed both on the Mat and the Reformer

 


ORBIT INSTRUCTOR TRAINING
SEPT 9, 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.

 

 

 

MOTR: More Than a Roller

September 10-11, 2018

Course Fees: $575

 

ROLL with Style!  This is like a Portable REFORMER!  A roller on steroids!

Add Balance, Agility, and Style to every session!

 

 

REGISTER FOR ALL 3 CONT ED WORKSHOPS:

PILATES ARC , MOTR, ORBIT  FOR A DISCOUNTED PRICE OF $990

 

 

 

MOVEMENT PRINCIPLES

(prerequisite for all Pilates Teacher Certifications)

Great Falls, MT

Oct 19-20, 2018

*Price: $550

*SPECIAL discounted pricing available for early registration by September 7!  

 

 

REFORMER 1 MODULE

Spokane, WA

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

REFORMER 2 MODULE

Spokane, WA

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

REFORMER 3 MODULE:

Spokane, WA
DEC 9, 2018
$445, register by 11.8.18
Regular Price: $495

 

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BALANCED BODY BARRE

GREAT FALLS, MT

December 15-16, 2018

Early Bird Discounts:

6 weeks prior: $495

4 weeks prior: $525

Regular Price: $575

 

 

 

MOTR: More Than a Roller

Great Falls, Mt 

December 11-13, 2018

Early Bird Discounts:

6 weeks prior: $495

4 weeks prior: $525

Regular Price: $575

 

MOTR...take your Reformer work to a FUN, NEW level! Strengthen and challenge your balance, stretch your body to it’s limits. Strength and Agility training are included, jumping, cardio, flexibility...

get your “MOTR” running!

 

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BODHI SUSPENSION SYSTEM

BODHI SUSPENSION SYSTEM INSTRUCTOR TRAINING

Spokane, WA

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.

 

 

 

 

 

2019 COURSE SCHEDULE

 

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REFORMER 1 MODULE

Shreveport, LA

Jan 16-18, 2019

Price: $595

 

 

REFORMER 2 MODULE

Shreveport, LA
Jan 18-19, 2019

Price: $525

 

REFORMER 3 MODULE

Shreveport, LA
Jan 19-20, 2019

Price: $495

 

 

ANATOMY IN 3 DIMENSIONS

Spokane, WA

February 1-3, 2019

Course Price: $525

 

TRAPEZE Apparatus

Spokane, WA

March 7-8, 2019

$495, register by 2.7.19

Regular Price: $525

 

BARRELS AND SMALL Apparatus

Spokane, WA

March 8, 2019

$325, register by 2.7.19

Regular Price: $395

 

CHAIR Apparatus

Spokane, WA

March 9-10, 2019

$395, register by 2.7.19

Regular Price: $445

 


MAT 3: Advanced Mat with PROPS

Spokane, WA

Sept 7-8, 2019
Course Fees: $495

 

Bands, Balls, PROPS...Oh my!  

See how to incorporate the magic circle (an original invention of Joseph Pilates),

Balls of all sizes, and Tubing/Bands to add a challenge to any Mat class.

Learn the full repertoire, class sequences and fun ways

to incorporate these inexpensive tools into your program.

 

CONTINUING EDUCATION:

Spokane, WA

GAIT ANALYSIS (6 hours)


This 6 hour workshop includes detailed breakdown of gait as it relates to the pelvic girdle, spinal rotation and extremities.  As well techniques for analysizing standing posture and how discrepancies can lead to chronic pain and injury.

September 22, 2019

Course Price: $225

 

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2020 Course Schedule

 

MAT 1 MODULE: Jan 17-18, 2020

Spokane, WA

$495, register by 12.15.19

Regular Price: $525

 

MAT 2 MODULE:  Mar 13-14, 2020

Spokane, WA
$495, register by 2.1.20

Regular Price: $525

 

 

MAT 3: Advanced Work with PROPS

Spokane, WA

April 17-18, 2020

$445, register by 3.15.20

Regular Price: $495

 

 

GAIT ANALYSIS AND POSTURAL EVALUATION (6 hours)

Spokane, WA

April 19, 2020

Course Fee: $225


This 6 hour workshop includes detailed breakdown of gait as it relates to the pelvic girdle, spinal rotation and extremities.  As well techniques for analysizing standing posture and how discrepancies can lead to chronic pain and injury.

 

 

 

 

 


Link to BB Course Descriptions

BB Online course registration link
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE
Choose: Team-Pilates from the educator drop down list



CONTINUING EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES

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Course Fees: $595, 16 hours

Anatomy in Three Dimensions™

Boise: May 19-20, 2018

Spokane: Feb 1-3, 2019

Spokane: Sept 11-13, 2020

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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TEACHER TRAINING:

GYROKINESIS® Pre-Training: December 9-15, 2019

Course Fees: $850

 

GYROKINESIS® Foundation 1: January 24- February 3, 2020

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 FCS AR-ARTERIAL: September 21-23, 2018