Master the Art of Teaching

Study and practice with Power Pilates, the world leader in Classical Pilates Teacher Training Programs. Pilates Kollektive in Caledon and Core Studio in Toronto are accredited teacher training centres for internationally renowned Power Pilates. For over 20 years, Power Pilates has been dedicated to Classical Pilates training that honours the integrity of the original method developed by Joseph Pilates, with certification programs are taught by the highest qualified Teacher Trainers in the industry. Learn more about Power Pilates here.

The Power Pilates Differential

The major differentiating factor is Power Pilates own The Art of Teaching, it's one thing to understand an exercise from the choreography and the anatomy, but quite another to teach it to a client in a way that is understood and internalized in the body.  Through voice, rhythm and transitions, you are able to teach a dynamic group class that keep your room filled and clients coming back. 

You will learn how all the apparatus works together with Power Pilates integrative approach. You will be able to progress your clients safely, by learning exactly when it's time to add exercises to their sessions. The comprehensive program includes training in special cases teaching you to modify for injury without needing any separate training. Your 600hr Comprehensive certification means you hit the ground running able to teach group, private, and special cases on all the equipment, without need of further training

Studying at CORE Studio allows for small group sizes and lots of opportunities to fulfill your observation, personal practice and apprentice hours.  

The bulk of in-class training takes place on the weekends. You will have access to a full studio available for apprentice hours and observation.

Maximum number of participants in class ensuring individual attention and feedback.

CECs are required only every two years and can be completed online.  

Program Overview

All Power Pilates certification programs starts with Core Mat I, where you will be introduced to Power Pilates teaching tools, philosophy, and teaching formula. From here, you can either continue with intermediate and advanced matwork, before perhaps exploring injuries and special needs through continuing education workshops.

Or, you can continue with Power Pilates Comprehensive, either as a one year program, or as a module-based Apparatus I, II, and III program, at your own pace. Power Pilates’ 600 hour Comprehensive training is our most extensive program and covers beginner, intermediate and advanced level exercises utilizing all the Pilates apparatus, including Mat, Reformer, Cadillac, Chair, Barrels, Ped-o-Pull and Magic Circle.

If you are previously mat certified, click here to learn more about whether your certification qualifies for the Mat Bridge program..