Pilates & Small Equipment – Online


Course Content

This online seminar is designed to add variety and challenge to your Pilates programs by incorporating the Pilates Circle and Foam Roller. The Pilates Circle is a small resistance ring that can be used to engage the global muscles when progressing your programs and classes and will add a strength and endurance component to your Pilates teaching. The Foam Roller, like the Circle, is a versatile piece of equipment which will enable you to incorporate balance, coordination and sequenced movement patterns into your rehabilitation program. Both pieces of equipment are useful adjuncts to any rehabilitation program.

Learning Objectives

Following this online course you will be able to:

  • Incorporate balance, co-ordination and sequenced movement patterns into your rehabilitation program
  • Use beginner through to advanced stretching, mobility and proprioception exercises
  • Progress matwork based exercises by adding resistance
  • Add strength and endurance to your Pilates programs through the addition of the Foam Roller and the Pilates Circle.

Viewing Time

Total viewing time = 5 hours 7 minutes



This course is open to:

  • Physical Therapists
  • Physical Therapist Assistants
  • Athletic Trainers
  • Exercise Physiologists
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists
  • Personal Trainers
  • Certified Pilates Instructors
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Occupational Therapy Assistants

In order to complete this course you must have attended APPI’s Pilates for Rehabilitation – Matwork Level One course or a 2 day Pilates Matwork course with a recognized Pilates training provider.

We recommend that you have the following equipment in order to get the most out of this online course:

1 x Pilates Circle

1 x Foam Roller

1 x Pilates Soft Ball

1 x towel

1 x Mat

Physical Therapists/Physical Therapist Assistants: This course is approved by the following:

  • 5.11 CCU’s by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners (Approved Provider #2211050TX)*

“The assignment of Texas PT CCUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by TPTA or TBPTE.”

Many other states may accept credits awarded by the above state boards. Please check with your state licensing board to determine whether the course qualifies for credit in your state. Please note that due to the changing nature of state continuing education requirements, APPI suggests that you contact your state physical therapy association or licensing board for the most current information on continuing education and other rules and regulations.

Occupational Therapists/Certified Occupational Therapist Assistants: 5.0 Contact Hours.  AOTA Approved Provider of Continuing Education # 11485 Category 1 Domain of OT. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsements of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA

Athletic Trainers: APPI is Board of Certification, Inc., (BOC) Approved Provider. This course has been approved for 5.0 continued education hours for Athletic Trainers. BOC Approved Provider number P10086.

Personal Trainers/ Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists APPI courses are not automatically approved by the NSCA, however if you would like to attend this course, you are able to self-submit received NSCA CEUs.

Exercise Physiologists ‘The ACSM Certification & Registry Department will recognize CECs, CMEs or CEUs awarded by other professional health and fitness or clinical organizations for attending their programs without it being pre-approved or endorsed by the ACSM Education Department. These are considered “non-ACSM endorsed programs.” You must obtain documentation from that organization verifying attendance and the number of CECs earned.’

If you require accreditation through another governing body or within another state, or require any further information please email info@appiamerica.com

“I particularly like the clear instructions and cues give – This course has given me better cues to give my clients in class.” – Pilates Instructor & Physical Therapist

“This course gave me many ideas for use of small equipment with patients and directly relates both to my practice and teaching classes.” – Physical Therapist

Student Discounts
If you are a student, please email info@appiamerica.com for information on special discounted rates.

ADA Needs
We are happy to accommodate your ADA needs; please email info@appiamerica.com.

Financial – All APPI presenters receive a speaking honorarium from APPI America.
Non-financial – No relevant non-financial relationship exists with the APPI Presenter for this course.