Instructor Training

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BASI Pilates Mat Instructor Training

Welcome to Upside Motion, the exclusive BASI Pilates Host Training Center in Singapore. BASI Pilates Mat Instructor Training is the perfect vehicle for learning the principles of the Pilates Method. Established by world-renowned Pilates teacher Rael Isacowitz, BASI Pilates® has been a leading Pilates education academy for over 25 years.

BASI Pilates Mat is designed for those who want to gain thorough knowledge of the Pilates Mat repertoire as well as a foundation in kinesiology.

The Mat Program provides a thorough education in the Pilates Mat Work and its infinite applications. It is also the perfect springboard to the Comprehensive Programs that are offered in the U.S. and globally.

Graduates are eligible to earn a BASI Pilates Mat teaching credential.

Date & Time

Date: 10 July 2018 - 15 August 2018
Time: 1.30PM - 5.30PM

Location

Upside Motion City Hall Studio
36 Armenian Street #02-03, Singapore 179934

Upon completion of the program, you will be qualified to:

  • Work according to the principles of Pilates and introduce them to clients and students
  • Tailor comprehensive and safe Pilates mat work programs to individual and group needs
  • Adapt a group mat class to different settings
  • Integrate small equipment into a mat class
  • Use the BASI® Block System to successfully administer mat work

DOWNLOAD MAT PROGRAM SYLLABUS 2018 HERE

ABOUT BASI

For over 25 years BASI Pilates® has been a leading Pilates education academy. Established by world-renowned Pilates teacher Rael Isacowitz, BASI Pilates® spans 30 countries and 100 host locations.

At BASI Pilates® we regard the Mat Work as the “crown jewel of Pilates”. It is the essence of the system. The Mat Program provides a thorough education in the Mat World and its infinite applications. In addition to being the foundation on which all else is based, it is also the perfect springboard to the Foundation and Comprehensive Apparatus Courses.

BASI Pilates preserves the classical repertoire of Joseph Pilates’ philosophy while supplementing it with the study of Kinesiology, contemporary scientific knowledge, and the unique methodology of the BASI Block SystemTM.

BASI Pilates Comprehensive Global Instructor Training

Welcome to Upside Motion, the exclusive BASI Pilates Host Training Center in Singapore. BASI Pilates Instructor Training is the perfect vehicle for learning the principles of the Pilates Method. Established by world-renowned Pilates teacher Rael Isacowitz, BASI Pilates® has been a leading Pilates education academy for over 25 years.

BASI Pilates Comprehensive Global encompasses Foundation Apparatus Program & Comprehensive Apparatus Program and includes in-depth study, both academic and practical, on the full range of Pilates apparatus.

More than simply a program of study, the Comprehensive Global Program is an enduring foundation for a career in Pilates. This is a college-level teacher training program that gives students knowledge of Pilates theory, exercises, and teaching skills on all Pilates equipment.

Graduates are qualified to teach students of all levels.

Date & Time

Date: 10 July 2018 - 21 September 2018
Time: 1.30PM - 8.30PM

Location

Upside Motion City Hall Studio
36 Armenian Street #02-03, Singapore 179934

Upon completion of the program, you will be qualified to:

  • Work according to the principles of Pilates and introduce them to clients and students
  • Tailor comprehensive and safe Pilates mat work programs to individual and group needs
  • Adapt a group mat class to different settings
  • Integrate small equipment into a mat class
  • Use the BASI® Block System to successfully administer mat work
  • Modify exercises according to the needs and goals of the individual
  • Assess posture and posture types, as well as detect postural deviations
  • Solve problems and provide effective exercise solutions to many physical conditions
  • Integrate small apparatus into a mat class to achieve optimum results
  • Analyze and understand the Pilates exercises based on anatomical and biomechanical principles
  • Demonstrate at a high level the vast repertoire of classic Pilates exercises as well as a wide range of original BASI exercises

DOWNLOAD COMPREHENSIVE GLOBAL PROGRAM SYLLABUS 2018 HERE

ABOUT BASI

For over 25 years BASI Pilates® has been a leading Pilates education academy. Established by world-renowned Pilates teacher Rael Isacowitz, BASI Pilates® spans 30 countries and 100 host locations.

BASI Pilates preserves the classical repertoire of Joseph Pilates’ philosophy while supplementing it with the study of Kinesiology, contemporary scientific knowledge, and the unique methodology of the BASI Block SystemTM.

Foundation Xtend Barre Instructor Training

Have you always been dreamed of becoming a Barre instructor? We are looking for Xtend Barre Superstars to join our Upside Motion team!

Our foundation Xtend Barre instructor program sets us apart with an elevated educational experience that includes Pilates Mat foundations, Basic Anatomy, and our unique teaching formula. This comprehensive instruction creates an amazingly talented, passionate, and enthusiastic Xtend Barre team of teachers worldwide.

Course fee

US$$1000

Date & Time

20 June (Wednesday) - Basic Training Day 1. 9am to 5pm
21 June (Thursday) - Basic Training Day 2. 9am to 6pm
22 June (Friday) - Basic Training Day 3. 9am to 5pm

Location

Upside Motion City Hall Studio
36 Armenian Street #02-03, Singapore 179934

Pre-requisites

  • Attend a minimum of 20 Xtend Barre classes at Upside Motion or any other licensed Xtend Barre studios in the world.
  • Complete an Xtend Barre Teacher Application
  • 1 year experience of teaching movement preferred (dance, group exercise, Pilates)
  • Passion for fitness, teaching and positive energy
  • Highly recommend Pilates training
  • Be personable and approachable
  • Recommended prior CPR/AED training

Once certified

  • You may only teach Xtend Barre at a Xtend Barre licensed studio.

Enrolment

The process of becoming a certified Xtend Barre instructor is broken down into 3 parts:

  • Step 1: Fill out an application form to apply for the studio audition. Tell us your basic need-to-know details and what Xtend Barre, Dance, Teaching or Instructing experience you do or don't have. You’ll also need to tell us why you want to be an instructor at Upside Motion.

  • Step 2: You will be notified if you’ve been accepted to audition and more details will be provided.

  • Step 3: If you are successful at the auditions, you will then be accepted for an initial Xtend Barre 3-Day Training course to earn your certification. This runs from Wednesday, 20th June 2018 through to Friday, 22nd June 2018. The course costs US$1000, and involves 8-10 hours of pre-work online education and 22 hours of in-person training. Education subsidy is available for successful candidates.