Due to the impact of COVID-19 please read changes to current BASI student observation and teaching hours here.
BASI Pilates® is a leading Pilates Instructor education academy with a reputation for innovation, dedication, and academic excellence.
BASI stands for Body Arts and Science International, which is both the name of the academy’s holding company and an affirmation of its approach to Pilates studies. The mission of BASI Pilates is to create and maintain professional standards for the teaching of the Pilates Method and to preserve and perpetuate the gift of Pilates by educating teachers of the highest calibre.
About BASI Pilates Australia
BASI Pilates in Australia holds a special place in the heart of founder Rael Isacowitz. In 1989 Rael started the first teacher training program for students in Sydney and now 30 years later BASI Pilates has over 15,000 graduates across the globe.
BASI Pilates Australia offers a wide range of programs alongside the traditional BASI Pilates Matwork and Global Comprehensive teacher training programs. These highly respected college-level Pilates teacher training programs prepare students to teach Pilates professionally.
Additionally BASI Pilates Australia offers ProBridge, advanced and continuing education workshops & Master level symposiums.
In April 2021 BASI Pilates Australia hosted one of the world’s premier Pilates conferences, BASI Learn from the Leaders (LFTL) 2021 as a live virtual event with a two-day program packed full of advanced Pilates education, workshops, mat classes, both live and on-demand plus much more…
Program directors Shayne and Jordanna Smith have the BASI Pilates Licence for Australia and are excited to represent and build the BASI Pilates Australian community – #BASIfamily.
Comprehensive Global Program
The Comprehensive Global Program includes the Mat Program as well as a thorough and complete education in Pilates covering the full range of Pilates equipment (Reformer, Cadillac, Wunda Chair, Ped-a-pul, Ladder Barrel, Spine Corrector and various other Auxiliary apparatus).
Our next full Comprehensive Pilates teacher training course is due to start in Sydney later in 2021, once Covid restrictions allow.
Head to the Sydney host studio page to register now!
Pilates mat teacher training is the perfect vehicle for learning the principles of the Pilates Method. It is affordable, easy to integrate into different settings and a great way to introduce people to Pilates.
A Virtual Matwork teacher training course is now scheduled with BASI Faculty, Ed Botha starting Friday, 15 October.
Complete the BASI Matwork program and earn 15 Fitness Australia CECs.
Registration is open now!
ADVANCED EDUCATION WORKSHOPS
BASI’s Advanced Education workshops are held across Australia and allow Pilates professionals to benefit from learning the BASI Pilates system.
BASI Australia regularly hosts advanced education workshops with Australian faculty and International Faculty via virtual learning. Coming up soon… The Power of Ageing with Rael Isacowitz, Breaking Down the BASI Block System with Jordanna Smith, Pilates Through Pregnancy and Beyond with Ashley Ritchie. More workshops to be announced soon…
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