Join us for BODY HARMONICS PILATES teacher training: Anatomy in Motion, Core Integrity, Pilates Mat Work and Reformer Intensive and Continuing Education Workshops. Please see side menu for complete information.

With an emphasis on neuromuscular science, established movement protocols and advanced teaching methodologies, BODY HARMONICS’ internationally-acclaimed Pilates teacher training programs are designed to make you the Pilates and movement teacher you aspire to be. You learn to analyse movement and dysfunctional patterns and learn how to resolve them with an eye for optimal function and application that considers both age, ability and physical issues.

Affiliated teacher training centres are located in Canada, USA, Europe and Brazil.

Margot McKinnon is BODY HARMONICS Founder and International Educator. Christine Maloney is Body Harmonics faculty in Vancouver.
Body Harmonics - Transforming lives from the inside out

Our courses are for you if…

  • You want educational programming that supports your learning needs at every step
  • You want to complete Pilates Comprehensive Track, a Specialist program or continuing education workshops
  • You want an in-depth understanding of functional anatomy – how all the body parts work together during movement
  • You want to learn the Pilates repertoire and understand how to use it for building bodies full of power and grace
  • You want simple explanations for complex concepts
  • You want lots of hands-on practice
  • You want to be part of a larger community of movement professionals and enthusiasts who learn and grow together

For more details, click our Body Harmonics Teacher Training page. This page provides more extensive information about our teacher training including the education tax credit.

Pilates Mat Work and Reformer Intensive

  • Pilates Classical Mat and Reformer repertoire
  • Body Harmonics Mat & Reformer Foundations repertoire
  • Unique progressive sequencing™ and cueing formula™
  • Versatile class design principles
  • Tools to design Pilates mat and reformer classes for all ages and abilities
  • Protocols to work with clients in a one-on-one setting
  • Modifications and variations for exercises
  • Postural assessment techniques and functional anatomy principles


Mat Work Intensive – 2017


Anatomy in Motion: June 24, 2017 10am – 4pm

Anatomy in Motion: Sept 29, 2018 10am – 4pm

Mat Work Intensive 2017
July 3 – July 7 12pm – 7pm (Monday through Friday)
July 8 – 10am – 5pm (Saturday)

Pilates Level 1: Mat 2018
Module 1: Oct 12 (4–8pm), Oct 13 (10am–6pm), Oct 14 (10am–4pm)
Module 2: Oct 26 (4–8pm), Oct 27 (10am–6pm), Oct 28 (10am–4pm)
Module 3: Nov 10–11 (10am–4pm)
Module 4: Nov 24–25 (10am–4pm)

Core Integrity: 2017

Sept. 23 and 24 10pm – 4pm

Reformer Intensive – 2017

Oct. 27  4pm – 8pm,  Oct. 28  10am – 6pm,  Oct. 29  10am – 4pm
Nov. 10  4pm – 8pm,  Nov. 11 10am – 6pm,  Nov. 12 10am – 4pm, Nov. 24 4pm – 8pm,  Nov. 25 10am – 6pm and
Nov. 26 10am – 4pm
Dec. 8   4pm – 8pm,  Dec. 9   10am – 6pm,  Dec. 10 10am – 4pm

On-Line Written Test
In-Class Practical Evaluation


Anatomy in Motion: June 24, 2017 10am - 4pm (6 CEC)
Core Integrity: Sept. 23 and 24th, 2017 10am - 4pm (12 CEC)
Build a Strong and Supple Spine: Sept. 30, 2017  9am - 12pm (3 CEC)
Power and Balance for Hip and Knee: Sept. 30, 2017  1pm - 4pm (3 CEC)
Simplifying the Shoulder Complex: Oct. 1, 2017  9am - 12pm (3 CEC)

Postural Analysis: Apr 21 - 22, 2018 Sat - Sun 10am - 4pm (12 CEC)
Anatomy in Motion: Sept 29, 2018 10am - 4pm (6 CEC)

Please click on side menu for information and cost of each course and for 2018 dates.

Questions about the program? Please email:
or call 1-877-537-0714 x 40

Contact us at Pacific Spirit Pilates if you have questions about the studio.