For over 25 years BASI Pilates has been a leading Pilates education academy. Established by world-renowned Pilates teach Rael Isacowitz, BASI Pilates spans 30 countries and 100 host locations. With a reputation for academic excellence, innovation, and exceptional value, BASI Pilates has been providing elite Pilates teacher training programs and education of the highest quality for more than 30 years. BASI ensures their highly skilled graduates are well prepared for Pilates Certification and are ready to teach in variety of settings around the world. Becoming a BASI graduate injects you into an expanding BASI community of respected Pilates professionals, enabling you to connect and liaise with others in the BASI “Family”. Becoming a member of such an esteemed community is a unique and rewarding experience that promotes a positive mindset and attitude towards continued learning

Our Partnership With BASI Pilates

Dynamic Pilates is honoured and proud to be chosen by BASI to be the Sydney host for their Pilates training and accreditation programs held at our Manly studio. BASI Pilates education programs provide a quality and thorough platform for anyone looking to enhance their knowledge in Pilates, or become a fully qualified Pilates instructor. Across the BASI programs you will learn about:

The extensive classical and contemporary repertoire

The full complement of Pilates apparatus

BASI’s universal teaching methdology, the BASI Block System

The trailblazing Cadillac, Ladder Barrel, Wunda Chair, Spine Corrector and Reformer apparatus

Anatomy and kinesiology

Interview with Ed Botha, Sydney’s BASI Faculty Instructor

Check out our interview with Sydney’s BASI and Dynamic Pilates Instructor Ed Botha who talks about the benefits of Pilates and highlighting why BASI Teacher Training is right for you..

About Ed Botha

Dynamic Pilates - Ed Botha - BASI

Ed Botha is a BASI Pilates Faculty Instructor and joined the Dynamic Pilates team after relocating to Sydney from Cape Town, South Africa where he previously owned and ran a successful Pilates studio business. Ed has been teaching BASI Pilates for the past 16 years and has a keen interest in human movement, which started initially with the practice of martial arts. Over the course of the past 16 years Ed has worked with a range of clients from top-tier athletes to being widely known for his expertise in BASI Pilates and is a highly accredited member of the BASI Pilates faculty, making him a face many already recognise and trust in the industry, which has enabled him to travel the world teaching Pilates courses and workshops in the USA, Australia, UK, Italy, Greece, Japan, Singapore, Indonesia, Turkey and London. Ed is Sydney’s BASI Instructor and currently leads BASI Teacher Training at Dynamic Pilates while also taking Private and Semi-Private sessions and of course instructs regular Pilates classes at our Manly Studio.


Course Introductions

The below briefly outlines the two current courses available, if you require more information please click Read More > and it will take you to the BASI Pilates website. Alternatively if you wish to register for either course click the relevant … Register button and it will direct you to the BASI Pilates registration login page to book your place and make payment

1. Matwork Teacher Training. US$1,375

BASI Pilates Matwork Teacher Training is the perfect vehicle for learning the principles of the Pilates Method. At BASI the Pilates Matwork certification is regarded as the “crown jewel” of Pilates. The Pilates Matwork Teacher Training Program provides a thorough education in Pilates Mat and its infinite applications. It is also the perfect springboard to the Global Comprehensive Apparatus Program. The Matwork Teacher Training Program is the same for Australian and international Students. Read More >

2. Mat and Reformer Program. US$3,000

The Mat and Reformer Program combines the BASI Foundation Reformer repertoire and Matwork teacher training program. This course is open to new students and is also the perfect next step if you have completed the Mat Program or want to continue on to the Global Comprehensive Program. Read More >

3. Global Comprehensive Program. US$5,000

More than simply a program of study, the BASI Global Comprehensive Program is an enduring foundation for a career in Pilates, with graduates qualified to teach up to advanced level students on the full complement of standard equipment. If you choose to attend the Global Comprehensive Program you will be issued a Study Guide and Movement Analysis Work Workbook to guide you through the exercises on the various Pilates apparatus. Read more >

4. ProBridge Program. price on request

BASI is proud to offer ProBridge – the perfect opportunity to acquire a BASI education and ultimately join the BASI professional network open only to qualified Pilates teachers from other recognised Methods/Schools. BASI’s ProBridge program is a specialised course for those interested in experiencing the depth, intensity, and precision that only BASI provides. Our program credits the experience of the qualifying professional for previous Pilates education, study and work. Focus is placed on the principles and methodologies that represent the key differentiators between BASI and other teaching methods. Read more >

Accreditation Schedule

Contact Us

Feel free to Contact Us should you have any questions or require further information about BASI training and accreditation, or alternatively call us on 02 8084 1897


Below are some snaps taken at a recent BASI Teacher Training Program where you can see the Cadillac, Ladder Barrel, Wunda Chair, Spine Corrector and Reformer apparatus all in action!