APPI Pilates for Dancers is an introductory online course that explores the requirements of the dancer and the demands of the regime to provide a broad understanding of Pilates-based dance rehabilitation.
During this course, you will learn a series of essential movements on the mat and Pilates machines which provide the basis for prevention and rehabilitation programs for healthier dancers.
Course inclusions: 6hr online course and downloadable course manual.
Equipment: No equipment is required
Course duration: 6-8hrs to complete
CPD hours: You will receive a certificate of completion of the course stating 8hrs CPD which can be used towards your annual requirements.
Once enrolled you have unlimited access to this online course.
APPI's Pilates for Dancers online course looks at the specific needs of the dancer, with the focus on ballet, in relation to common injuries, technique flaws, determining pointe shoe readiness, and how to choose or modify the Pilates exercises to be more specific to the dancer population. The course takes an in-depth look at the lumbopelvic region, the hip, foot, and ankle complex. The course considers the necessity of mobilization, along with the importance of proprioception and balance re-education.
There are no set pre-requisites for this course.
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