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Korea International Pilates Academy

ABOUT US

We’re not just an academy

KIPA (Korea International Pilates Academy) offers a wide range of courses and workshops designed for Pilates enthusiasts. Our academy is dedicated to sharing knowledge from diverse perspectives within the Pilates industry, encouraging instructors to continually learn and enhance their skills. Our curriculum covers topics such as anatomy, exercises, comprehensive equipment courses, pre-postnatal training, imagery classes, postural analysis, and more.

KIPA Instructor courses are comprehensive programs that include a rich selection of beginner and intermediate exercises for mat, reformer, chair, barrel, and cadillac. These courses encompass practical techniques and theoretical knowledge in anatomy, pre & postnatal training, and equipment Pilates. Rooted in Joseph Pilates' fundamental principles and philosophy, KIPA's methods reflect the essence of modern Pilates. By completing this course, you'll acquire the skills necessary to become a proficient and high-quality Pilates instructor, capable of teaching these exercises to clients.

Passionately Driven and Gracefully Resolute

OUR INSTRUCTORS

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Yuenshin

Yuenshin, with a bachelor's degree in Dance Performance from K-arts, has 6 years of Pilates experience across Korea, the USA, and Malaysia. Her passion for Pilates and strong dance background drive her unique approach to instruction, empowering clients to achieve fitness and wellness goals. As a certified Pilates instructor, she brings a wealth of qualifications and experience:
 

  • Certified Merrithew™️ STOTT PILATES®️ Level 1 Instructor, specializing in All Equipments Intensive Program, including Intensive Mat Plus, Intensive Reformer, Intensive Cadillac, Intensive Chair, Intensive Barrel, Anatomy Review Workshop, and Postural Analysis Review.

  • Level 2 certification from Merrithew™ ️ STOTT PILATES®️, focusing on the Advanced Program, encompassing Injuries and Special Populations and Advanced Mat.

  • Certified APPI Matwork Pilates for Women’s Health Instructor, with expertise in Ante/Natal Pilates, Pilates for Menopause, and Pilates and the pelvic floor.

  • Progressing Ballet Technique Certified Instructor.

  • CPD Certified in Prenatal & Postnatal Teacher Training and Barre Teacher Training.

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Monica

As a dedicated professional in Pilates and physiotherapy, Monica brings extensive expertise. She's a certified instructor and Instructor Trainer at KIPA, a qualified physiotherapist, and a member of the Malaysia Physiotherapy Association. Monica also holds certifications in Scolio-Pilates, as a Certified BARE® Workout Instructor, and has expertise in Spiral Stabilization, reflecting her commitment to holistic wellness. Additionally, she holds qualifications in:
 

  • Completion of Kinesio Taping Fundamentals and Advanced & Kinesio Taping Clinical, Advanced & Specialty

  • Certified Merrithew™️ STOTT PILATES®️ Level 1 Instructor, specializing in All Equipments Intensive Program, including Intensive Mat Plus, Intensive Reformer, Intensive Cadillac, Intensive Chair, Intensive Barrel, Anatomy Review Workshop, and Postural Analysis Review.

  • APPI Pilates for Women’s Health, covering Ante/Natal Pilates, Pilates for Menopause, and Pilates and the pelvic floor

  • Certified Barefoot Training Specialist® Level 1

  • Completion of The Complete Guide for Postural Assessment

  • Prehab Trainer for Upper Limb & Lower Limb

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Carol

As a KIPA-certified instructor, Carol brings a global perspective to her practice. She possesses expertise in three-dimensional anatomy and holds qualifications from The Center for Women’s Fitness, focusing on Pilates for Menopause, Pre and Postnatal Pilates, and pelvic floor training. Her commitment to holistic wellness is evident through her additional qualifications:
 

  • Completion of Merrithew™️ STOTT PILATES®️, specializing in All Equipments Intensive Program, including Intensive Mat Plus, Intensive Reformer, Intensive Cadillac, Intensive Chair, Intensive Barrel, Anatomy Review Workshop, and Postural Analysis Review.

  • APPI Pilates for Women’s Health, covering Ante/Natal Pilates, Pilates for Menopause, and Pilates and the pelvic floor

  • Completion in Royal Academy of Dance Advanced Foundation 

  • Candidate in The Dance Society of Malaysia Competition

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Ready to Transform Your Career?

Join our course today and embark on a transformative journey toward becoming a certified Pilates instructor.

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