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Barre Intensity Certification
This isn’t your average barre technique. Barre Intensity® combines attributes of Pilates, dance, and functional fitness training to present a powerful and intense barre program in the group fitness space. Our goal is to provide you with the foundations and support necessary to teach barre fitness wherever you go. Experience the Barre Intensity difference and join us in an upcoming instructor training whether it be in person, virtual, or online. Already barre certified? Check out our barre videos for class choreography and workshop support.
Intense Shape. Intense You.
The immersive Barre Intensity® instructor training program includes:
- Proper body alignment
- Body positions
- Structured class outline
- Music and beat matching
- Class choreography with variations and modifications
- Intensity options for all exercises
- Tips for smooth transitions and cueing techniques
- Lecture, partner teaching and class participation
Barre Intensity® instructor training has been approved by AFAA, ACE, NASM and ACSM as a continuing education provider.
Following our Barre Intensity® instructor training program, you will receive immediate access to use the Barre Intensity name and class description as an instructor or as a studio owner royalty free. Barre Intensity Instructor Certified status is provided to all of those who complete and pass the test out following the training weekend and suggested practice hours. The test out is submitted via video and must include the trainee teaching at least one student a full 55 minute Barre Intensity class. A fee of $45.00 is required at the time of video submission. There are no fees or continuing education requirements to maintain your certified status.
All those that complete the Barre Intensity Instructor Training will receive a Certificate of Completion and be recognized as being Barre Intensity trained. Once the Certificate of Completion is received the trainee is able to begin teaching the Barre Intensity technique using the Barre Intensity name assuming proper practice hours, practice hours discussed in answer below, have been conducted. Those that submit a video test out and receive a passing score will then be Barre Intensity certified receiving a second certificate and being listed on our website as a certified instructor.
Anyone can attend one of our trainings regardless of their background. Those who have a background in dance, Pilates, yoga, or group fitness instruction will have an easier time fully comprehending the information during the training but the manual is created in such a way that all material reviewed during the training can be revisited afterwards.
2 day trainings: 14 hours
$449 per person
1 day trainings: 10 hours
$349 per person
Barre Intensity certified status is provided to those who have completed an instructor training and received a passing score on their video test out. Following an instructor training an average of 30 practice hours are recommended. This number is just an average and while some require less hours, some require more. It is suggested the 30 hours be broken down in to 10 hours of participation (taking Barre Intensity or similar style classes), 10 hours of observation (watching a class in action and actively taking notes) and 10 hours or practice teaching. Once ready, record yourself teaching a 50-60 minute Barre Intensity class to at least one person and submit the video link along with the associated $45 fee. Those that receive a passing score will be certified in Barre Intensity.
This includes manual, training, online and onsite hours.