The Bodeswell AcademyTM Classical Pilates Matwork Access Course 


This course is designed for is for those already qualified in teaching Mat Based Pilates at Level 3 who want to move into teaching on studio equipment. It is essential to have Classical Matwork knowledge by doing a Bodeswell AcademyTM Course in order to take part in our Studio Equipment Teacher Training Programme.


**We run small courses and this course can be done partially or fully Online depending on the environmental concerns of the national health situation or the situation of the individual.

We will adjust the programme schedule accordingly for the health and safety of

all students and tutors.


This 2-day course provides the following ;

  • practical applications for teaching the Classical Matwork exercises from Beginner to Advanced Levels.
  • a deeper understanding of the original work created by Joseph Pilates.
  • how to programme your class to suit the client in front of you.
  • relevant anatomy knowledge to understand the purpose of the exercise.
  • Classical Pilates terminology 
  • the knowledge of how to develop your client beyond what is currently possible, to have them coming back to your class time and time again.


  • a Level 3 Certificate for studying Pilates Matwork from any other training body.

What is included

  • 2 days consisting of 8 hours a day - 16hours
  • a Bodeswell AcademyTM manual for taking notes
  • observation and feedback of teaching practice


  • £500 - book and pay for the 'Reformer and System Foundation' at the same time and a small discount applies.
  • Deposit and monthly payment options available so please get in touch.

Dates to be announced

Please register your interest 

The Body Suite Pilates Studio

Chichester, West Sussex

Access Programme