For Pilates professionals who have already completed a previous Comprehensive training
Pilates Transition Program (Bridging)
Bridge your previous Pilates education with the Polestar curriculum for both Studio and Rehabilitation programs. With this program, you may leverage your Pilates experience to complete assignments, prove self-mastery, and to complete the exam.
There are two tracks for the Transition Program:
Polestar Principles Online, followed by six consecutive eight-hour days
Polestar Principles Online, followed by the Comprehensive series which consists of six, two-day course modules (most students in this group are new students)
Aside from course hours, there are additional hours required for graduation and qualification of PMA Certification examination. Observation, apprentice teaching, and self-mastery hours are the responsibility of the student to complete outside of the course. A percentage of these hours can be completed using online support materials.
Access to online support materials 24 hours a day, 7 days a week (listen to mini-lectures, view exercise content and review movement concepts)
Live chat sessions with qualified Polestar Educators and Mentors
Labs (doing, observing, teaching)
Problem solving (utilizing case studies and deductive reasoning)
Hands-on teaching (group and individuals)
Principles of neuro-linguistics (modeling, sequencing and structuring information, maintaining appropriate learning states)
Graduate of a reputable Pilates education organization* in a comprehensive program covering a combination of Reformer, Trapeze Table, Chair, Ladder Barrel and Mat work
One semester of basic anatomy/physiology or equivalent
Completion of Polestar Principles Online
To qualify for the Rehabilitation diploma, you must be a licensed or certified health care professional (MD, PT, DO, DC, ATC). All other applicants qualify for the Studio diploma.
$3800. US applicants can call (305) 666-0037 for details.
If you are interested in taking the series outside of the US, please contact your local licensee.