Before joining the PMA in January 2009, Ray served as Administrator at an established school of Massage Therapy in Miami. As Administrator, he wrote the school’s self-study report, which allowed for the school’s initial accreditation; he maintained the school’s license with the State of Florida’s vocational school authorities; and he engaged graduates in the requisite documentation for both third party certification and licensing by the Florida Department of Health. He works closely with the PMA’s Pilates Educators Group in the development of minimum educational standards for comprehensive teacher training programs and was instrumental in the development of the PMA’s Pilates School Approval Program (PSAP) that launched in April 2017.
In this workshop, we will review the topics covered at the June 2018 Summit meeting. We will discuss: – The value of vocational school licensing – The role of accreditation in industry development – Where Pilates is in terms of established, developmental norms – PSAP as the first qualification for Pilates schools developed by the Pilates […]