The Peak Pilates® Classical Comprehensive Education

Our world class education program offers both Comprehensive certification and acredited workshops for your continuing education. Learn about our education pathways and our continued education options. Discover the right pathway for you and get started on the Peak Pilates® journey today.
The Peak Pilates® Classical Certification is a three-level modular program that is designed to deliver the highest quality authentic Pilates education. It is the foundational level of Pilates professional education which covers the mat, reformer, tower, chairs, barrels and auxiliary equipment. The classical certification is a comprehensive Pilates education program distinguished by an emphasis on Pilates as an integrated movement system as Joseph Pilates intended.
Our three-level modular pathway to the Peak Pilates® Classical Certification allows you to progress at your own pace. Each level is comprised of specific modules, generally scheduled from Friday evening through Sunday. Students may earn a certification at each level by attending all modules, successfully completing assessments and submitting logged hours. To earn the Peak Pilates® full comprehensive certification, you must complete all program levels and logged hours, and receive passing scores on all assessments.
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Level I

Module 1: The Foundation (20 hours) introduces students to the Pilates principles, fundamentals and the “Powerhouse”, and the Peak Pilates® 5-Part Formula. Lessons focus on introductory mat work and building blocks.

Module 2: Introduction to the Apparatus (20 hours) Students progress to lessons on the reformer, small barrel and high ladder barrel, and learn about transitions, cueing and touch techniques.

Module 3: Beginner/Intermediate Level Apparatus (20 hours) Module 3 adds Pilates low chair exercises, intermediate level reformer and ladder barrel exercises. More advanced teaching concepts include identifying common errors and proper body alignment, and structuring a Pilates session.

Module 4: Teaching, Technique and Assessments (20 hours) Students complete the remaining high ladder barrel exercises, practice teach, and review all exercises. Assessments are completed on the final day. A Peak Pilates® Level I Certification is awarded to instructors who pass all Level I assessments and complete 120 logged hours.

Hours

  • Module 1-4 study guide assignments (online/ practical): 68.75 h
  • Course contact hours: 64 h
  • Logged hours: 120 h
    • Observation hours: 25 h
    • Self-practice: 60 h
    • Teaching-practice: 35 h

Materials

The Peak Pilates® learning platform is designed to provide engaging learning experiences that are interactive and easy to navigate. Here you will find the digital manual, learning videos and your certificates.

More at https://peaku.peakpilates.eu

Package

The Peak Pilates Comprehensive - Level I includes for all 4 modules:

  • Course contact hours + free observation hours at Core Pilates (online or studio)
  • Free use of the studio equipment for the practice and teaching logged hours with fellow students
  • Teaching options at the CORE PiLATES studio (limited to over average trainers)
  • Certificate
  • Excluding Materials as Manual and Videos.
  • Our booking system will offer up to 12 installments without added costs.

Dates

14.01.2023 08:00 - 17:00
15.01.2023 08:00 - 17:00
11.03.2023 08:00 - 17:00
12.03.2023 08:00 - 17:00
13.05.2023 08:00 - 17:00
14.05.2023 08:00 - 17:00
15.07.2023 08:00 - 17:00
16.07.2023 08:00 - 17:00

Peak Pilates® Classical Level II

Module 1: Intermediate Level Mat, Reformer, Cadillac (20 hours) Students learn additional intermediate level exercises, refine transitions, and how to monitor static and transitional body alignment.

Module 2: Intermediate Chair and Barrels (20 hours) Module 2 continues progressing through intermediate Pilates exercises and builds upon the skills learned in Level I.

Module 3: Level II Comprehensive Assessment includes a Full Session Technique Assessment, Group Tower Teaching Assessment and Exercise Technique Assessment. A Peak Pilates® Level II Certification is awarded to instructors who pass all of these Level II assessments and complete 60 logged hours.

Hours

  • Pre-requisite practical hours: 100 h
  • Module 1-3 study guide assignments (online / practical): 22 h
  • Course contact hours (incl. assessment): 40 h
  • Logged hours: 50 h

Materials

The Peak Pilates® learning platform is designed to provide engaging learning experiences that are interactive and easy to navigate. Here you will find the digital manual, learning videos and your certificates.

More at https://peaku.peakpilates.eu

Package

The Peak Pilates Comprehensive - Level 2 includes for all 3 modules:

  • Course contact hours
  • Free observation hours at Core Pilates (online or studio)
  • Free use of the studio equipment for the practice and teaching logged hours with fellow students
  • Teaching options at the CORE PiLATES studio (limited to over average trainers)
  • Certificate
  • Excluding Materials as Manual and Videos.
  • Our booking system will offer up to 12 installments without added costs.

Dates

  • Module 1: 24.09. - 25.09.2022
  • Module 2: 29.10. - 30.10.2022
  • Module 3: 26.11. - 27.11.2022

Level III

Module 1: Advanced Level Mat, Reformer, Cadillac (20 hours) This module completes the lessons on advanced level mat, reformer and cadillac exercises, teaching transitions and techniques.

Module 2: Advanced Level Chair, Barrels, Auxiliary Equipment (20 hours) This module completes advanced level exercises with auxiliary equipment and jump board. Students also review case studies, which illustrate the application and value of a classical Pilates program.

Module 3: Final Comprehensive Assessment (6 hours) This one-day assessment comprises the final Comprehensive Certification assessments including written and practical assessments. A Peak Pilates® Full Comprehensive Certification is awarded to instructors who pass all Level III assessments and complete 60 logged hours.

Hours

  • Module 1-3 study guide assignments (online / practical): 50.2 h
  • Course contact hours (incl. assessment): 40 h
  • Logged hours: 60 h

Materials

The Peak Pilates® learning platform is designed to provide engaging learning experiences that are interactive and easy to navigate. Here you will find the digital manual, learning videos and your certificates.

More at https://peaku.peakpilates.eu

Package

The Peak Pilates Comprehensive - Level 3 includes for all 3 modules:

  • Course contact hours
  • Free observation hours at Core Pilates (online or studio)
  • Free use of the studio equipment for the practice and teaching logged hours with fellow students
  • Teaching options at the CORE PiLATES studio (limited to over average trainers)
  • Certificate
  • Excluding Materials as Manual and Videos.
  • Our booking system will offer up to 12 installments without added costs.

Dates