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KLPM SUMMER  2020

TEACHER TRAINING

Mat Pilates Teacher Training
Postposed TBD

Lead By:

Karen Lord

JiSun Kim

Camai Brandenberg

60 hours in 2 Weeks

Dates: TBD

 

Pre-requisite: 10 KLPM classes or private sessions (min 5 mat classes) *

(* not included in tuition)

Trainees will learn classical Pilates foundations and mat exercises. Simultaneously you will learn KLPM’s contemporary approach and how classical Pilates applies to contemporary training in the current fitness culture. Upon successful completion, you will have basic knowledge of the body and major muscle groups required to instruct group mat classes with an organized well-balanced exercise sequence. 

 

 

Approximate breakdown:

36 Hours: In-Studio Training

8 HOURS: Observation

10 Hours: Active practice

6 HOURS: Practice Teaching

 

 

$1000

 

Terms

Minimum of 5 trainees, per certification 

Only those  trainees who complete all program requirements and have received approval for missed attendance will be eligible for certification graduation

Fees paid after March 1, 2020 are non-refundable and non-transferable, under any circumstances

Reformer Pilates Teacher Training
Postponed TBD

Lead By:

Karen Lord

JiSun Kim

Camai Brandenberg

200 Hours in 8 Weeks

 

Dates TBD

 

Prerequisite: Successful completion of KLPM Mat training* 

3 reformer private sessions*

 (* not included in tuition)

 

Designed for those planning to teach private or group reformer classes, or those looking to deepen their Pilates practice, trainees will learn KLPM signature combination of classical reformer Pilates foundations while incorporating KLPM’s contemporary approach to the reformer. Upon successful completion, you will have a complete understanding of the history of Pilates, the reformer, and reformer based exercises. Graduating trainees will have the experience and comfort to train others professionally, in a studio environment with a strong foundation and voice of their own. 

 

Approximate breakdown:

90 Hours: In-Studio Training

30 HOURS: Observation

50 HOURS: Practice Teaching

30 HOURS: Self Practice

Overview:

Pilates history, philosophies, and principles

KLPM method and unique approach and philosophy

Reformer purpose, use, best practices, safety

Training foundations (proper cueing, technique, pace,)

Classical and contemporary approach to exercises on the reformer

Anatomy

Key elements of the musculoskeletal system


Common injuries and special cases


Pre/Post-natal basics

Use of props

Exercise modifications- beginner-advanced


Jumpboard basics


Structuring a class & movement sequencing


Modifications and working with special populations


Discovering your individuality as a trainer and teaching voice 


Client assessment

How to correct muscle imbalances and postural issues

Teacher assisted stretches

Music and its role in training

Studio etiquette and machine maintenance

Client management

 

$2850

*Trainees must register for both Reformer and Mat training programs
 

 

 

Terms

Minimum of 5 trainees, per certification 

Only those  trainees who complete all program requirements and have received approval for missed attendance will be eligible for certification graduation

Fees paid after March 1, 2020 are non-refundable and non-transferable, under any circumstances