Completion of Program

Students must pass all exams with a minimum of 75% and successfully pass all check-offs throughout the training program. Midterm and Final Exams include the following:

  • Written Test is made up of questions pertaining to anatomy, biomechanics, principles of Pilates and basic pathologies
  • Practical Exam requires students to teach 10-20 exercises pulled from a variety of apparatus that was taught throughout the program
  • Teaching Exam requires students to teach a 15-20 minute reformer class to a small group consisting of exercises from the beginner to advanced curriculum.

Upon successful completion of all of the above requirements, students will receive a Certificate of Completion. The certificate verifies that students completed a 500 hour Teacher Training Program and passed all exams making them eligible to sit for the PMA exam. Passing of the PMA exam is not guaranteed.