DEPOSIT: Deposit is due at time of registration by either Credit Card or Direct Debit. Note credit card fees are 2% per transaction. NOTE your registration is NOT confirmed until Deposit is received.

COMMITMENT: On registering for a course with APEI you confirm that you have read and understood the commitment of time required to complete the course. It is the students’ responsibility to ensure the course hours fit into their schedule and life commitments.


The Bridging Program Exams must be completed within the allotted timeframe from the commencement of the course: No certification will be issued after these time lines unless prior arrangement from APEI.

Full course: 12-18 months. Bridging Course: 12 months


Courses cancelled in writing with 30 DAYS OR MORE notice prior to the start date of your course is eligible for a refund minus ADMIN FEE.

AUSTRALIA admin fee: AU300
NEW ZEALAND admin fee: NZ$300
UK admin fee: £180

Course cancelled after commencement of APEI courses are NOT accepted and NO REFUND will be issued.

Cancellations due to special circumstances: if you have registered for and / or started your course and need to cancel due to special circumstances, APEI will consider each application. Note proof of circumstances must be provided. These would include: bereavement within immediate family, debilitating injury / illness. It does not include personal reasons such as: weddings, work travel, holidays, personal relocation or similar.

TRANFSER REQUEST: Courses cannot be transferred to another year / intake. All courses must be completed within the stated timeline unless otherwise arranges with the Principal of APEI. If you are unable to attend a Seminar that is scheduled, it can be made up privately for an additional fee per hour. Note that all seminars must be completed in order.

Course fees DO NOT include:

Required reading materials for reading and writing assignments; testing, coaching hours for logbook completion with a Mentor (including observation, self-mastery practice and apprentice teaching); Personal extras (sundries, travel and accommodation), DVD’s, Coaching or Mentoring and any assessment re-sit fee.

Course fees INCLUDE: Basic, Intermediate and advanced Seminars, morning and afternoon refreshments during seminars course training manuals, written exams, Mentoring and support.

REGISTRATION: registration is limited to between 4 – 10 participants depending on location and studio size. Registration received for a course that has reached full capacity will not be processed and you will be contacted. Courses will only go ahead with a minimum of 4 participants.

USE OF FACILITIES: You understand that you will attend the APEI course, use the facilities and equipment at your own risk. At registration you confirm that all medical conditions and injuries, both past and present have been disclosed and where required have obtained clearance from your general practitioner.

COURSE TIMES: Most seminars commence at 8.00am and finish at 4.00pm, with a one hour lunch break (lunch not included in fees). Times may vary depending on material being covered and studio availability.

All potential students are to take a minimum of 25 private Pilates sessions at the host studio before commencing the course. It will be at the discretion of the APEI Teacher Trainer at the Host studio if more sessions are required before commencing.

NB: This course does not contain limitations on access and equity, however it reserves the right to refuse an application if there is reasonable evidence to suggest that the applicant is physically incapable of carrying out the necessary requirements of Pilates training practice.