Ever had a client with a knee or hip injury? Have you any clients with knee or hip replacements? Have you been anxious to know what you can and can’t do with these conditions? This workshop will show you how to adapt and modify your Pilates repertoire to suit conditions of the knee and hip, it will also develop methods to help in rehabilitation and recovery. Let our physiotherapists show you diagnostic tests that will help you plan exercises for the clients in your class.
This is a theoretical and practical workshop aimed at experienced teachers who hold level 3 Matwork Pilates or equivalent.
The workshop is delivered via theory, practical & workshops. It will explore and discuss correct exercise prescription for the following conditions:
- Advanced anatomy of the knee &
- Knee conditions including:
Osteoarthritis, knee replacements
and ligament injuries.
- Hip conditions including:
osteoarthritis, hip replacements
& resurfacing and bursitis
Students must meet the prerequisites prior to applying:
- Hold YMCA Awards Level 3 or
- Currently teaching Pilates classes
on a regular basis
- No formal assessment
- Practical workshops enable students to be given feedback throughout the course