Pilates at College of San Mateo - Certificate of Specialization: Pilates Mat Instructor
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Pilates Mat Instructor

Prepares students to teach group mat classes and mat personal training sessions. Pilates is a fast growing industry with approximately 8.6 million participants. It is also one of the fastest growing physical activities in the US currently. Jobs are available in fitness clubs, privately owned studios, wellness centers, spas, schools, community centers, medical facilities, physical therapy clinics, corporate settings, and more.

Certificate Requirements

  • 7 semester units
  • A grade of "C" or higher is required for each course applied to the certificate.
Core Course

KINE 125 Pilates Mat Instructor Training 3 units
KINE 300 Anatomy in Motion 3 units

Plus complete a minimum of one unit from the following courses:

FITN 335.1 Pilates I 0.5-1 unit
FITN 335.2 Pilates II 0.5-1 unit
FITN 335.3 Pilates III 0.5-1 unit
FITN 335.4 Pilates IV 0.5-1 unit