STOTT PILATES® Instructor Training

Bodycenter is the home for STOTT PILATES® Instructor Training and Certification for the Greater Seattle area. We offer this highly regarded training to provide quality instruction to those interested in becoming Pilates instructors. More information is available by visiting These courses also serve as continuing education courses for established teachers seeking to fulfill credential requirements. Students will be prepared to also sit for the PMA and NPCP National Pilates 3rd party Certification Exams.

STOTT PILATES® is passionately committed to being the world's most respected Pilates brand. We are dedicated to developing premium quality pilates-evolved products and services to inspire participants and to support professionals in their pursuit of mind-body fitness and wellness. The company's trademarked slogan captures its vision succinctly: Intelligent Exercise. Profound Results®

We offer the STOTT PILATES® Intensive Courses in-person and online. The Intensive Courses are held on the weekend over an "intense" 10 hour weekend.  Practice hours are completed outside of class time hours.  Apprenticeship program available by request. More details are available at For dates and prices, see schedule below or contact Kristi Quinn at

Click here to enroll online for any of our STOTT PILATES® Instructor Training courses. Once you have completed your reservation online, you must follow these 3 easy steps:

  1. Send a completed application to Bodycenter Studios
  2. If you have not already paid online, send a $200 non-refundable deposit to reserve your space (space will only be reserved upon the receipt of all application materials and deposit) Deposit is held for exam fee on the first class.
  3. 2 letters of recommendations

Mat or Reformer exam $270

Mat and Reformer exam $300

Mat, Reformer, CCB exam $395

Full payment is due prior to the commencement of the course. Students will not be admitted into the class if payment in full has not been received by the first day of class. Bodycenter Studios is registered with the state of Washington, Workforce Coordinating Board.  To view our Private Vocational School Catalog and Polices: Download file.

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About Deposits: All applications for the STOTT PILATES® courses must be accompanied by two letters of reference and a deposit of $200 per course. The deposit fee for the first course taken at Bodycenter Studios will be held as payment towards your STOTT PILATES® exam. The exam must be taken within 6 months of the end of the last course. Deposits for subsequent courses will simply be applied towards the fee for that course.

A STOTT PILATES® examination is the same examination whether taken with Bodycenter Studios or at any of the 40+ Licensed Training Centers Worldwide. The fee charged by any Licensed Facility for examinations varies according to local decisions. Should a student who has paid for an exam with Bodycenter Studios choose to certify at an alternative Licensed Center Bodycenter Studios will pay the alternative Examination Center $200.00 towards the published exam fee.

Course materials and exams are not included in the course fees. Course supplies can be purchased at Bodycenter on the first day of class. See course supply cost below.  Exam fees are as follows:

Mat or Reformer Certification $ 270.00

Mat and Reformer Certification $ 300

Mat, Reformer and CCB Certification $395

Level 2 Exams $ 210.00

Full Certification Exam (Mat, Reformer, CCB, Level 1 and 2, ISP) $395.00

For more information, please call Kristi Quinn at (206) 633-4800 ext. 2, or email her at:

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