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The Watson Academy offers comprehensive Pilates Teacher Training & Certification programs right here in Denver. All of our Pilates modules are taught by experienced, skilled teachers and meet the PMA certification curriculum.
Watson Method™ Training Highlights:
Learn how to effectively communicate with your clients through visual, auditory, and kinesthetic methods.
Develop a strong understanding about how the body works through anatomy and physiology training.
Understand specific training techniques to help clients with injuries and how to adapt both private lessons and classes.
Learn how to properly align and give corrections to the body on the reformer, cadillac, mat, and small equipment.
We offer two Pilates Teacher Training & Certification programs, 500 hour and 700 hours, that exceed the PMA suggested curriculum guidelines. Also, we have a fun intro immersion program, 250 hours, for those who want to learn more about their own Pilates practice but not necessarily become a teacher.
Tuition: Module I = $2,500, Module II = $2,500, Module III=$2,000 (includes all fees and exams, does not include classes or lessons with a teacher that a student may need to take). Financing is available. Please Note: Both Module I and II are required to be certified in the Watson Method. Module III is required for the PMA board exam.
Limited Time Offer: Sign up for all three and save $1000.
Entrance Requirements: 15 hours of mixed Pilates lessons
Program Description: 500 hours of lectures, anatomy/physiology training, an internship and exams to be completed within 9-12 months. Those completing the program will be proficient performing and teaching up through and including the advanced level on all pieces of equipment. Upon finishing the program, participants will receive a certificate of completion in the Watson Method™.
Enrollment: Proof of completion of a mix of 15 Pilates lessons. Complete and submit the application and pay the required fees.
Successful Completion of 500 program hours including:
Formal Lectures Internship Exams
40 hours 450 hours 10 hours
The Joie de Vivre Pilates Teacher Training Program is 5-12 months long and requires a minimum of four trips to Denver, Colorado. Students should expect to dedicate a minimum of 10-15 hours per week to their internship.
Module I deposit of $1000 and 5 months at $300/month interest free.
Module II deposit of $1000 and 5 months at $300/month interest free.
Module III deposit of $500 and 5 months at $300/month interest free.
Late payment, $25 late payment fee. 15% interest after 5 Months. Payment due on the first of the month.