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Remedial Applications for Pilates Matwork

10 day Immersion Course @ £1,750/person

Course Summary

A 10-day intensive training for Pilates Matwork, delivered by Brigid McCarthy.

A 3 - 6 month Apprenticeship (tba)

A 2 day certification


Who is this Course aimed at?

Those who have completed the Fundamental Matwork Training.

Pilates teachers who want a “refresher” or to fulfil cpd requirements (not certifying)

Course Content:

- postural assessments

- pathologies relating to:

- posture

- joints

- tendons and ligaments

- major muscle groups

- feet & gait

- pain

- proprioception and balance

- ante and post natal

- class planning

- teaching skills and handling

All manuals included

Access to footage of course classes


Apprenticeship (up to 6 months)

During this 3-6 month period prior to certification, students are asked to complete certain requirements:

20 hours attending class

20 hours teaching practice

completing a 6 hour First Aid Course (St Andrews/St Johns Ambulance)

gaining appropriate insurance

self study (approx. 50 hours)


Certification (2 days @ £400/person)

Students will be informally assessed during their Immersion Training.

Formal assessment consists of:

- submission of a case study (8 classes teaching an individual with remedial issues)

- written exam

- teaching assessment (a 1-to-1 postural assessment followed by a private class)

Successful students will be awarded a certificate from Brigid McCarthy Pilates Studio qualifying them to teach Remedial Matwork. 

Minimum Entry Requirements

A certification in Fundamental Matwork

basic computer skills

reasonable fitness level


Other Information

A minimum of 4 participants is required with a maximum of 8. 

Courses can be arranged at any venue

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