Education & Certification
Hosted in Brussels, Belgium


course IMP

Intensive Mat-Plus

level 1, 40 hours

winter 2008 | Feb 14-17 | Mar 13-16

A written & practical exam is required for certification
exam may be taken within six months of completing course(s)

Space is limited! To register or for costs and additional information, call Claudia Fink at0039-02-29533412 or email

Royal la Rasante
Rue Sombre 56
1200 Brussels

contact: Marina Buntovskikh
phone: +32 497 4300 99

contact: Claudia Fink
phone: +39 3391 7810 95

presented by Pilates Italia, Licensed Training Center
Catania, Italy

visit Pilates Italia at

Instructor Trainer: Certified Instructor Trainer, CLAUDIA FINK, a native of Italy, lives most of the year in Toronto Canada and is one of the elite team of ITs teaching at the STOTT PILATES International Certification Center. Fluent in five languages, Claudia also travels internationally to educate students in the STOTT PILATES method.

Her athletic background ranges from competitive equestrian show jumping, to professional water skiing and water polo. Drawn to Pilates due to injury sustained during her active sport career, Claudia found STOTT PILATES a means to effectively and functionally correct posture, and strengthen and stabilize the body. Her interest in continuing education has drawn her to the fields of applied kinesiology, and myofascial work. She is currently studying to become ACE certified.

The intensive courses above are recommended for certified fitness instructors, personal trainers, and other fitness & health professionals who want to expand their knowledge and enhance their business. Applicants must have, at least three years experience teaching fitness, dance or movement, familiarity with the works of Joseph Pilates, formal anatomy training and a working knowledge of muscle origins, insertions and functions, in order to attend the course.

For a list of required (and optional) course materials click here

STOTT PILATES is recognized by the American Council on Exercise* as a Continuing Education Specialist. Earn 4.0 ACE CECs for Matwork course. Earn 5.0 CECs for Reformer course

You are not obliged to write (and pay for) two exams if you are planning to take both courses. You may choose to wait until completion of the second course to write your exam (a combined Matwork and Reformer exam). If you prefer to pause between courses, you may choose to take an exam to become certified in Matwork only, and another exam (a combined Matwork and Reformer exam) after completing the second course to become certified in Reformer work. In this case two exam fees would apply.

STOTT PILATES is recognized by the American Council on Exercise, Can-Fit-Pro,
the College of Massage Therapy of Ontario as a continuing education provider.

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