Short Course Barrels

Who should attend this course? Exercise Physiologists, Physiotherapists, Pilates matwork instructors and Allied Health professionals providing rehabilitation who want to focus on spinal mobilisation and core strength with their clients
Prerequisites: Studies in Exercise Physiology, Physiotherapy, the Allied Health Professions or Pilates
Pre-course Study: 2 hours
How long is the course? 1/2 day
Course Materials: Short Course Manual:

  • Barrels Repertoire Workbook
Can I count the course towards my Diploma? Yes
Do I get a government accredited outcome? Optional assessment for the nationally accredited unit of competency PILEQU505 Teach Barrels repertoire is included. Students will complete the half day of learning Barrels Essentials content and after attending the course practical component students will be issued with a Certificate of Attendance for professional development purposes. Students may work towards obtaining the government accredited unit of competency PILEQU504 by completing all associated assessment tasks.

Course cost includes free assessment process valued at $150

How Much? $400
Availability? Course Dates and Times


Why this course?

  • Knowing Barrels repertoire is a real bonus for working in a Pilates studio and other Allied Health Clinics
  • It is also great for rehabilitation, general stretching and mobilising the spine in all planes of movement
  • Barrels can be used to provide additional intensity in exercise programs where greater strength and stability are required
  • Barrels have multiple applications from rehabilitation to working with elite athletes and are perfect tools for helping clients reach their health and fitness goals
  • Barrels can provide excellent spinal support when moving into full spinal extension or lateral flexion

Additional Assessment requirements:

  • Developing a session plan based on the Tensegrity 8 Part SystemTM and delivery of the session plan to client(s) in your workplace, working with the Barrels repertoire
  • Knowledge Assessment of the Barrels repertoire
  • Practical Assessment of The Barrels repertoire during the Barrels workshop

This short course is also recognised by ESSA and attracts 8 CPD points.