Become a Teacher
Get trained by the best, in your quest to become a certified Pilates Instructor.
What is Required?
80 in-studio hours on all apparatus
260 combined hours of observation, practice teaching and assistant teaching
54 hours of online/book study
1 written exam
1 practical exam
Diverse injury programming, tactile cueing, and modifications workshop
Instructor Fundamentals Workshop
Master Trainer & Advisor
Surreyya Hada was born in Chicago, raised in Texas and relocated to the Bay Area in the 1990s. Her first encounter with Pilates was via progressively minded physical therapy practice in Marin, CA after surgery for a major soccer related knee injury. As a dancer, athlete, and all around fitness junkie, Pilates totally rocked her fitness world.
Surreyya completed her certifications through IM=X Pilates of New York, NY, Balanced Body University in Lafayette, CA, and Turning Point in Walnut Creek, CA. and is NCPC/PMA Certified. Her specialties are sports and dance related injuries as well as joint recovery/range of motion and hip/knee replacement. Surreyya received her AA and Dance Major Certification through the Izzy (Isadora Duncan) award winning City College of San Francisco, and her BA in Dance/Kinesiology at Saint Mary’s College of Moraga as a LEAP program awardee, where she is completing her MA in Dance. She also holds certificates in TRX, Zumba, Spin and African and Contemporary Dance and a Guinness Book World Record in Roller Skating. A lifelong dancer and performer, Surreyya teaches and dances throughout the bay area and has performed and taught in Iceland, Japan, and throughout the USA. Surreyya has trained and certified many of the Bay Area’s leading Pilates instructors.
Apply for Partial Sponsorship
Giving back to the community is a top priority for Power4 Pilates. We see the impact Pilates can have for members and team members.
If you are interested in becoming an instructor and need some financial assistance please apply for a sponsorship with us today.