<b>Becoming a Pilates Instructor</b>

Becoming a Pilates Instructor

How can I start my training in the Pilates Method?

If you want to do our Pilates Essentials Trainings, you can start by Pilates Complete Matwork Essentials, and then do the Equipment training. You can also go direct to the Equipment Training if you have no Matwork bases, and do our Pilates Complete Equpment Essentials and Fundamental Matwork. Send us your CV with your qualifications for approval. We can also create solutions specific for you, or your club. Ask us how. ​

​​​​​Where can I start my training in the Pilates Method?

You can host our training in your country, in english, french or spanish. Or you can create a group and we will create training dates for you in Portugal. If you also speak portuguese you can do our scheduled ongoing trainings. ​

I have already started my Pilates Training with another school. Can I do your trainings?

Yes, send us your CV for evaluation, tell us what you need and we will tell you how to start with us. We can create a personal solution for you if you do a private, or have a group to do a Pilates Training Course.

Can I do trainings with you for my personal knowledge?

You can do our trainings for your personal knowladge. That will not give a certification, as you will attending as a private practicioner. CV under aproval.

I want to work in Portugal. Can I?

To be able to work in Portugal with the Pilates Method in a gym or studio you need to have a "Titulo Profissional de Técnico de Exercício Físico" or "Titulo Profissional de Diretor Técnico". Ask IPDJ - Instituto Português do Desporto e Juventude if you qualify to aquire the acreditation and how you can get it.

If you are a physiotherapist, and you have permission to work in Portugal, you can use the Pilates Method within your work as a physiotherapist. You can not teach in a gym environement or a studio without the above mentioned acreditation.

Am I allowed to work as a Pilates Teacher?

Make sure you are aware and have the legal requirements to be able to become an instructor in the country you intend to work in.