October 11th, Friday 10-6pm | October 12 & 13, Sat & Sunday, 10-6:30pm|
This 25 hour course for Certified Pilates Instructors will give you not only the tools to understand pregnancy through the trimesters, what your clients may experience, but also how to help prepare their body, mind, and breath for birth during your work together. Learning to work safely is only the beginning, learn how to unlock your student’s confidence in their body, their practice, and their lives! This will not just change how you teach prenatal Pilates it will change how you approach Pilates with all populations.
HORMONES, TRIMESTERS, & THE PHYSIOLOGY OF PREGNANCY & BIRTH
COMMON CHANGES VS HIGH RISK & RED FLAGS
UNDERSTANDING CHILDBIRTH IN THE USA, POLITICS & PRACTICE
THE PREGNANT CORE
BREATH WORK FOR PREGNANCY & BIRTH
THE PELVIC FLOOR: STRUCTURES & FUNCTIONS IN MOTION
MINDFUL TOUCH, CUING, & TRAUMA INFORMED TEACHING
BUILDING A COMMUNITY
MODIFICATIONS FOR MAT
MODIFICATIONS FOR APPARATUS
RELAXATION, VISUALIZATION, & APPLICATIONS FOR BIRTH
PRACTICE TEACHING & OBSERVATION & MENTORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
Partial scholarships available for Local Pilates Teachers of Color (mention interest in this in your application)
Prerequisite: Certificate proving completion of a live In-Person Pilates Mat & a Pilates Apparatus (including reformer, chair, cadillac, and barrels) Teacher Training course and/ or full apprenticeship. Online trainings do not meet the requirements to attend this course at this time. If you have questions about your application please email us prior to registration as all registration fees are non-refundable.