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Mat & Equipment Level 1&2 Instructor Certification Bundle
The mat and equipment training program is an all inclusive course that focuses on the history of the Pilates theory and technique through mat work and exercise on the various pieces of Pilates equipment, including the Trapeze Table, Chair and Reformer.
Students will begin by learning mat work based on Joseph Pilates’ original series, as well as an evolution of Pilates mat work utilizing various props, such as the small ball, FitBall, TheraBand and magic circle.

Students will then progress to the studio portion of the course, training in Pilates exercise on the Pilates Equipment.

This training program is available in studio or at a location of your choice and is available either in the scheduled group settings or as private sessions.


​GROUP TRAINING for Certification: $3500


PRIVATE TRAINING for Certification: $4500



Cost Includes:
Training in anatomy and injury prevention.

Level 1 & 2 mat work including TheraBand, small ball, large ball, and classical Pilates.

Equipment Training in Trapeze Table, Reformer, and Chair.

2 Books:
• DK Body Balancing Pilates Method Manual 
• The Concise Book of Muscles

Required Observation Hours for Completion: 200 Hours*

*Observation hours must be completed by, and no later than, one year from the training date. All hours completed after one year are subject to additional fees.

To receive more information on the program, to discuss payment plan options, location options, or to set up private training contact

Mat & Equipment Event
  • Date: May 5-7, 12-14, May 19-21, June 2-4, 2023 (12 days)

  • Time: 9:00 am - 1:30 pm PST

  • Instructors: Dolly Kelepecz and Danielle Maas (Exercise Assistant Teacher)

  • Location: University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV)

  • Class Type: In-person

  • Fee: $3500 (Includes 12 sessions - Mat & Equipment)

  • Mat Sessions: 6 sessions

    • Anatomy, History, Injury prevention, and Mat exercises.

    • Level 1 & 2 mat work using Theraband, small and large ball and classical Pilates.

    • 2 Books: DK Body Balancing Pilates Method Manual & Concise Book of Muscles.

    • Certification (Paper or PDF)

  • Equipment Sessions: 6 sessions

    • Reformer, Chair, and Trapeze.

    • 1 Book: DK Body Balancing Method Equipment manual.

    • Certification (Paper or PDF)

*Additional Requirement: 200 hrs of intern/observation towards your Equipment certification.

*The schedule and/or details are subject to change

*The course has concluded. If you would like to be notified as soon as the schedule for the next course is determined, please contact us here and let us know your desired course. (There is no need for payment or any other requirements at this time.)   Click here to sign up for notifications about the next schedule.

Mat & Equipment Level 1&2 Instructor Certification Bundle
2023 Summer Registration Open!

For additional information & questions, contact

DK Pilates Academy

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