Business Professional Course

The Business Essentials Course is a part of our Professional Movement Educator Certification Program (PMEC). You will learn the basic skills needs to become a successful teacher and entrepreneur.  You will learn how to choose a business name, finding your niche, creating your brand blueprint, how to choose a domain, host, create a website, utilize social media effectively, waivers, intake forms, disclaimers, Insurance, online vs in-person teaching, intro to BACKS & BACK cueing method, how to create an effective resume, how to approach studio owners, basic accounting tips, and so much more! 

So many training graduates miss these essential pieces of the puzzle, don't miss out! This course can be taken on its own for continuing education or together with the other PMEC modules to receive the PMEC Designation.

Course Information: 

  • The Business Essentials Course (10 hours)

  • Location: Stretch Collective (127-2745 Veterans Memorial Parkway)

 

Dates:

  • May 22nd

  • May 23rd

Times:

  • Saturdays & Sundays 1:00 - 6:00 pm

Price:

  • $200.00

  • EARLY BIRD DEAL BEFORE APRIL 1, 2021- $180

OTHER PMEC MODULES:

  • Anatomy Level 1 (16 hours)

  • Movement Principles Course (10 hours)

  • Kinaesthetic History (5 hours)

BUY ALL FOR MODULES TOGETHER AND GET A DEAL

To Successfully Complete the Program You Must Achieve the Following:

  • Complete all in-class activities

  • Participate in all classes, and lecture time

  • Complete all homework prior to receiving your certificate(s)

  • Pass your final proficiency exam with 80% or higher

  • Abide by our Code of Ethics

 

Maintaining Certification - Must Renew Every 3 years

  • Maintain the Dana Carter and/or Stretch Collective Code of Ethics

  • Teach safe and inclusive classes

  • I understand that any awarded certification from Dana Carter and/or Stretch Collective expires every 3 years and must be renewed in order to continue teaching and be eligible for insurance.

  • In order to re-certify, you must complete 80 hours of continuing education every three years consisting of a minimum of 45 teaching hours and 35 Continuing Education Hours. Your continuing education hours must be composed of:

    • ​​​​​​Minimum 15 contact hours (in person or LIVE Zoom with an approved instructor)

    • Up to 20 hours can be non-contact learning. Example Online (not-live courses), or other approved continuing education.

    • No more than 10 hours of non-contact learning may be self-study (for example books, and attending classes)

    • IMPORTANT - If you are certifying in any advanced Pilates Apparatus (Chair, Springboard, Ladderbarrel, and Cadillac) you must add another 2 hours of non-contact or contact learning for every additional apparatus. Max Required is an additional 8 contact or non-contact hours for comprehensively trained Pilates instructors.

Contact:

127-2745 Veterans Memorial Pkwy

info@stretchcollective.ca
778-432-2432