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The intensive courses below 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.


course IMP Intensive Mat-Plus
spring 2004 3 weekends 40 hours instruction level 1
March 5, 6, 7 | March 12, 13, 14 | March 20, 21
Friday, Saturday 12pm-5pm; Sunday 11am-4pm
course IR Intensive Reformer
summer 2004 4 weekends 50 hours instruction level 1
April 2, 3, 4 | April 17, 18 | April 30, May 1, 2 | May 15, 16 COURSE FULL
Fridays 3:30-9pm, Saturday-Sunday 9am-3pm

BONUS: register by March 15 and receive you course materials FREE!

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

If you have previously taken a STOTT PILATES course and you would like to be examined please contact the facility where you did your training to book an appointment.

Space is limited! To register or for costs and additional information regarding these courses, call John Garey at The John Garey Pilates Studio 562-435-8723 or toll-free 1-877-7- PILATES (877-774-5283), email longbeach@stotteducation.com or visit www.johngareypilates.com

click here for a list of required (and optional) course materials to download a materials order form, click here

STOTT 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

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Body Aligned
15304 Sunset Blvd.
Pacific Palisades, CA 90272

phone: 562-435-8723
email: longbeach@stotteducation.com
toll-free: 1-877-7- PILATES (877-774-5283)

This course is presented by The John Garey Pilates Studio, the STOTT PILATES Certification Center in Long Beach California.

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John Garey
Owner of The John Garey Pilates Studio in Long Beach, CA. John holds a MA in Adult Fitness from New York University. He is a former U.S. National Aerobic Champion and has been studying and practicing pilates for more than 8 years. John is a STOTT PILATES certified Instructor Trainer and an international fitness presenter.

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