Reformer Teacher Training


PPA Reformer Instructor Training


Embark on a life-changing journey. The Progressive Pilates certified Instructor Training provides you with a solid foundation to teach Pilates, inspire others and deepen your own physical practice.

The focus of our Level I Reformer Pilates Course, is to provide students with applied knowledge of the ‘Core’ anatomy, postural alignment, neutral positioning, and a deep foundation in Pilates functional movement, principles and philosophy.

The Progressive Pilates Reformer course is now blended learning- Live Online and In Studio

Our PPA RI 190+ Hour Course

This training is appropriate for Graduates who are currently qualified in fitness/yoga/dance/physio/ physical therapy/movement and have completed an Anatomy and Physiology qualification. It is also appropriate for serious students of Pilates and Reformer Pilates who wish to start teaching (Reformer Pilates only) for a career change etc. An Anatomy and Physiology qualification must be completed separately.

Our Instructor Training is an experiential and extensive training where you will acquire many different tools on:

  • Pilates Principles and fundamentals of Reformer Pilates
  • Machine Safety
  • Underpinning knowledge, skills, core competencies
  • Core stability the inner unit
  • Movement stability outer unit
  • Postural types/dysfunctions/effects
  • Exercise analysis/selection/progressions Movements for beginner to intermediate
  • Use of props to assist performance and enhance comfort
  • Class planning/programming and many more, with focus on how to use them, when to use them and who they are appropriate for.

Next Blended Learning Course dates 2023:

Reformer level 1:

Online Theory Videos Wednesday 22nd June

Friday 23rd June In Studio 10am to 5.30pm

 & Saturday 24th June In Studio 1pm to 5pm

Fee: €695

Assessment: MP4 of Physical practical, MP4 of Teaching practical, 12 week progressive class plan.

Reformer Level 2 :

Date: Friday 19th May 2023 

Fee: €395

Assessment:  MP4 of Physical practical & 12week progressive class plan.

Included: Course manual, DVD,  Assessment x 1. [Extension or resit fees apply]

Application confirmed only on receipt of booking form and deposit. Paid if full 2 weeks before course start date.

Qualification: Certificate in Reformer Pilates [R Level I – Beginner to Improver level] and/or [R level 2- Intermediate level]

More Details

Please contact the studio for more details about the Reformer Pilates Teacher Training Course.