Policies and Stipulations for
the Comprehensive One-on-One Program
- A Pilates studio is
required for your 'Independent Studies' component of
the 1-on-1 program; Observation, Self Practice,
Practice Teaching with options of Community Outreach Programs
or an Internship to accumulate 410 Education Units.
fees do not include payment for your 'Independent Studies' component of the
for use of a Pilates studio and equipment for your 'Independent Studies' component
of this 1-on-1 program is your sole responsibility.
- In order to participate
in the 'Independent
Studies' component of the 1-on-1 program
you must obtain Fitness Trainer Liability Insurance at your own expense.
full payment of tuition includes one copy of study materials in digital format.
Hard copies are available from 'Infinity
Publishing' for additional fees.
options and Payment
Plan Agreements do
not include study materials, additional
- It is your responsibility
to self-test regularly to assure retention
of material and self-evaluate your progress.
- You must notify the
instructor if you believe that you require additional tutorial assistance.
- Graduation is not guaranteed;
Grading Criteria and Graduation
Requirements determine qualification of IPCollege accreditation.
- You are expected to
be prepared for each scheduled session; please review the Class
Preparation so that you know what is expected.
- It is the instructor's
prerogative to dismiss you from a session if you are not prepared for a session,
emotionally charged or unprofessional.
- IPCollege may substitute,
transfer or reassign your IPC educator at its discretion.
- Scheduling appointments
is negotiable between you and your IPC instructor; if you chose a set schedule,
temporary or permanent changes must be agreed upon.
- You may choose either
an IPC Final Written Exam or a Project or Thesis as part of the Requirements
to complete your IPCollege instruction component.
- A Pilates education
diploma is a Pilates Certification agency requirement. Certifying agencies
are separate entities from education institutions.
- Certification is not
guaranteed; accreditation criteria, testing standards and the Competency
Doctrine determine qualification
options are limited to professional dancers since their experiential understanding
permits faster progress.
- An Internship
Program may be available after you obtain Liability Insurance.
- All participating parties
must follow the Dispute Resolution
Process if conflicts arise to promote a setting of mutual cooperation
parties must agree upon any changes, additions or deletions to these terms,
policies and stipulations prior to your tuition payment.
- You must read the Liability
Waiver before beginning this program; a tuition fee payment shall be your
agreement to the IPCollege Liability Waiver.
- Your tuition payment
of $3,500 pays for the 'Instruction Component' of the 1-on-1 program;
a credit of 40 scheduled hours with an IPCollege educator.
- You have up to 6 months
to complete the 'Instruction Component' of the 1-on-1 program.
- You have up to 12 months
to complete your 'Independent Studies' component
to accumulate 410 Education Units.
- Additional instructional
hours may be available at a $100 hourly rate after the credited 40 hours have
been charged or after the 6 months expiration.
- Testing fees are charged
by independent certifying agencies but may be waived by ‘International
Pilates Certification’ when facilitated by
a licensed testing agent that is also an IPCollege professor.
- With submission of
a Project or Thesis you are granting your legal
copyright release to IPCollege with your expressed permission for
are only available for qualifying students at $100 per hour.
- A deposit of $400 is
required for the Pay-as-you-go option.
- If you enter a payment
plan with IPC, you guarantee payment within one month after completion
or dropout with your credit card authorization as collateral.
- A tuition fee payment
or payment agreement constitutes your acceptance of and compliance to these
'Terms, Policies and Stipulations'.
- Withdraw Policy; you
must notify your enrolling IPCollege agent in writing of your withdraw from
this education program prior to your 2nd scheduled session.
Policy: withdraw before the 2nd meeting allows a pro-rated refund, minus
a $200 administration fee plus $100 per hour for time attended, prior to withdraw.
- Dropout Policy: a dropout
is non-refundable. A withdraw after the second meeting is a dropout.
- Transfer Policy: transfers
of credited hours to a third party are not allowed.
Policy; schedules may be set as temporal or permanent; failure to notify of
changes to a set schedule may result in NO-Show Charges for missed sessions.
- Tardiness Policy: tardiness
will be documented in the Grading
Criteria and will not be credited toward future time.
- Cancellation Policy:
failure to notify your instructor of cancellation 24 hours prior to scheduled
sessions is considered a Late Cancellation.
- No-Show Policy; failure
to appear for a scheduled appointment without notification is considered a
- Dismissal Policy: a
temporary dismissal may be enacted due to unprofessional behavior with no
charge incurred for the first two occurrences.
- Charge Policies; Late
Cancellations, No-Shows and Dismissals (post 2nd) will be charged against
your 40 hours credit or the Pay-as-you-go option deposit.
- Expiration Policy; the
1-on-1 education program's 'Instruction Component' expires 6 months from the
first scheduled session. The 'Independent Studies'
component expires 12 months from the first scheduled session.