Are you ready to instruct other students, be influential on their pole dance fitness journeys, and continue to strengthen your own practice?
Bree, the owner, is a Master Trainer in Arizona for the Pole Fitness Alliance (PFA). She will complete your certification with you. She is very knowledgeable in all levels of pole fitness; and she loves to certify other passionate individuals who want to take their pole journeys to the next level. Teaching other students brings Bree such joy and she loves to witness how empowering this sport truly is for each individual. **You must have solid knowledge and skill in the level you wish to be certified in.
Pole Fitness Alliance (PFA) is endorsed by the following organizations: Aerobics and Fitness Association of American (AFAA), American Council on Exercise (ACE), National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), SINEFYD, CEDPRO, and Entrenador Pro. Please feel free to visit their website to learn more about the company: www.polefitnessalliance.com
You can also become a student member (for free) and have access to conditioning, floor movement, pole movement, transitions, spins, climbs, holds, and more. To register for your student account, please visit: www.polefitnessalliance.com/join-the-pfa
Pole Level 1
Our Level 1 certification is where everyone begins. Successfully completing this level will certify you to teach beginner pole classes and will provide you with the foundation you will need to become certified in teaching more advanced classes as well.
In this training you will learn:
*proper posture and grips for spins, floorwork, transitions, basic climbs, and holds.
*basic spotting techniques.
*effective ways to communicate the mind-body connection.
*standards for teaching safe basic pole moves and how to handle accidents and emergencies.
*numerous stability, strength and mobility exercises
*how to count music, cue movement and create basic choreography.
*leading an effective warm up and cool down.
*the science of pole movement, basic anatomy and anatomical considerations.
Pole Level 2
Our Level 2 certification builds on the foundation set by Level 1 and certifies instructors to teach intermediate pole classes.
In this training you will learn:
*more advanced pole movement (inversions, ascents/descents, holds).
*the science of pole and using physics to your advantage.
*spotting more challenging moves.
*using PFA groups and switches to create combinations and basic gymnastics.
Pole Level 3
Successful completion of the Level 3 training provides certification to teach advanced pole classes.
In this training:
*instructors will develop the ability to move students through a series of moves and dismount the pole through an aerial handstand (aka Handspring).
*shoulder mounts, aerial inversion, and shoulder dismounts will be perfected.
*you will work more with the Pole Fitness Alliance Groups and Switches which gives simplicity to creating seemingly complex combinations.
Group certification is $800 per level.
Private certification is $900 per level.
You will receive a hardcopy of the textbook of the level you are becoming certified in. At the end of the certification, you will earn your pole instructor certificate.
Each group certification is usually completed in 1 full day. Students will go over all material necessary to become a PFA instructor. Assessment will be done by Bree, Master Trainer for PFA in AZ. There needs to be a minimum of 2 students in each certification for the price to be $800 per student, per level.
**If the certification is private (1 student), the student takes responsibility for paying $900 for the private certification.
If you wish to schedule a private or group certification, please email Bree your desired timeframe for your certification at firstname.lastname@example.org.