Safe, Comprehensive and Effective Teaching Skills

  • Safety is First

    Learn tried and true techniques for breaking down intermediate level inversions for your students that will not only help them understand the proper positioning and points of contact, but keep them safe and injury free.

  • Teacher Tips

    Each lesson is taught and explained in a comprehensive manner with clear instruction. Important teaching tips are provided that will help you trouble shoot with clients that are having difficulty.

  • Spotting

    For each lesson that includes moves that require instructor spotting there is a demo at the end of the instructional section. This ensures you will understand how to safely assist your students physically through each of the movements in this course.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction

    • Welcome to the Intermediate Pole Dance Instructor Certification Course!
    • Scope of Practice
    • Pole Fitness Instructor Code of Ethics
  • 2

    Safety

    • Matting
    • Grip Aids
    • Spotting
  • 3

    Class Structure - Warm Ups, Conditioning, Cool Down

    • Sample 6 week sessions
    • Sample Warm-Up
    • Conditioning Exercises
    • Cool Down and Stretching
  • 4

    Pole Moves

    • Figurehead
    • Hands Free Inversion and Exits
    • Plank and Wrist Seat
    • Two Handed Gemini / Outside Leg Hang
    • Hands Free Gemini / Outside Leg Hang
    • Scorpio / Inside Leg Hang / Flat Line Scorpio
    • Butterfly - From Gemini / Outside Leg Hang
    • Hip Hold
    • Dragonfly
    • Jade Split
    • Extended Butterfly Prep
    • Extended Butterfly
    • Shooting Star
    • Side Climb to Seat or Slide
    • Forearm Grip Caterpillar
    • Cross Ankle Release or Layback
    • Cross Knee Release or Layback
    • Sliding and Spinning Helicopter
    • Reverse Spinning Helicopter
    • Reverse Spinning Helicopter to Butterfly
    • Spinning Helicopter to Scorpio
    • Apprentice or Jamilla to Butterfly
    • Superman
    • Cupid
    • Side Knee Split
    • Shouldermount Splay Hold
    • Shouldermount Inversion
    • Marley
    • Genie
    • Side Superman
    • Martini Sit
    • Shoulder Dismount
  • 5

    Intermediate Level Combos

    • Transitional Combo suggestions - Level 1 Intermediate
    • Transitional Combo suggestions - Level 2 Intermediate
    • Transitional Combo suggestions - Level 3 Intermediate
  • 6

    Downloadable PDF Manual

    • Intermediate Pole Instructor Manual
  • 7

    Conclusion

    • Exam

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Keep your students safe and successful!

Getting certified demonstrates that you care about your students wellbeing and safety. Taking time to educate yourself on proper teaching skills, spotting techniques and best practice will provide a better relationship with your students.

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