Level 3 Pilates Qualification

With 887,000 people taking part in Pilates every week and more people discovering the benefits of holistic exercise, make 2019 the year you become a Pilates teacher. Our Level 3 Pilates qualification gives you all the skills and knowledge you need to create and deliver high-quality Pilates experiences.

Price from £899

Online and classroom learning

Insurance included*

Who is this for?

  • Instructors looking to add a new qualification to their teaching repertoire
  • Aspiring instructors wanting to teach Pilates to their communities
  • Personal trainers looking to diversify their offering and add Pilates to their services

Qualification structure

Course students will complete online learning, classroom and practical sessions. Assessments will be done via one case study, worksheets, theory exams and a practical exam. Students are fully supported throughout their study from their course tutor.

There is no pre-requisite for this qualification, however students are recommended to have attended at least 10 Pilates sessions taught by a variety of instructors. Holding a Level 2 instructor qualification is advisable but not essential, although we do strongly recommend you complete the Level 2 Anatomy and Physiology for Exercise unit before attending this course.

Bring Pilates to more people as a Level 3 Pilates teacher

Our Level 3 Pilates Matwork Qualification is an ideal choice for anyone looking to teach a holistic concept where the focus is on restoring the body and building strength. This qualification will expand your knowledge of fitness instructing and is suitable for those looking to broaden their skill set and teach Pilates. Our qualification is mat-based Pilates, using blocks, small Pilates balls, and resistance bands.

Career opportunities

Offering Pilates opens a range of career opportunities. You could:

  • Teach private Pilates sessions to a variety of clients
  • Offer 1-2-1 Pilates sessions with private clients
  • Take additional training in with reformer equipment

Getting your career moving faster

*Our support doesn’t end when you qualify. With EMD UK, a year’s full insurance is included in your qualification so you can start teaching faster. You’ll also get support from our instructor support team, online business and session resources, brand discounts and more.



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Course dates

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Saturday 19th September
Sunday 20th September
Saturday 3rd October
Sunday 4th October
Saturday 17th October
Sunday 18th October
Saturday 7th November
Sunday 8th November

Monday, 31st August 2020

Flow Dance Studio
1-3 Brixton Road
London SW9 6DE

Saturday 14th November
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Saturday 28th November
Sunday 29th November
Saturday 12th December
Sunday 13th December
Saturday 16th January 2021
Sunday 17th January 2021

Monday, 5th October

Nuffield Health,
7-10, Eagley Brook Way

BoltonGreater Manchester BL1 8TS

Call us on 01403 266000, email us at training@emduk.org or click here to send us a WhatsApp on 0770 347 3532 to start your career as a Pilates Teacher.

All of our qualifications are awarded by Active IQ, recognised by REPs and endorsed by both PD:Approval and CIMSPA. You can rest assured that our courses are delivered to the highest standard, meeting quality assurance standards.

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