Get Certified in Barre

Earning your Barre Instructor Certification with BarreAmped® provides you the tools and training needed to successfully and safely guide clients through a body and mindset changing experience. All levels of BarreAmped® training emphasize technique, cueing, troubleshooting, correcting, transitions, and flow.

Training is open to anyone – barre enthusiasts, personal trainers or group fitness instructors looking to add barre exercises to their teaching repertorie, boutique fitness studios wanting to add barre to their programming, or certified yoga or Pilates instructors hoping to deepen and enrich their practice and teaching skills.

BarreAmped® trainings are led by highly qualified Teacher Trainers and are held in various locations throughout the year. Upon completion of the program, trainees will be Barre Certified by BarreAmped® and equipped to teach multi-level barre classes to clients at any fitness level.

What’s Included:

  • An intensive training weekend led by top BarreAmped® trainers
  • Comprehensive photographic manual
  • Modifications for all fitness levels, including pre- & post-natal
  • 12 month FREE membership to the BarreAmped® Network online
  • Access to pre-training reading and post-training videos
  • Video library of teaching tips, inspiration, and sample classes
  • Support & connection via our exclusive community forum online

Come Together and #ShakeToChange. Our annual BarreAmped® Conference is a weekend jam-packed with community connection, good vibes, and lots of learning. Join us in May 2020!

BarreAmped® Core Training Program

BarreAmped Level 1

Level 1 Training

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Level 1 Certification is the pre-requisite for further levels of certification with BarreAmped®. It’s an intensive 2-day training to prepare you to not only understand and perform each foundational exercise well, but to also gain skills in teaching the method while inspiring and correcting clients. Earn your Level 1 Certification and begin teaching beginner and mixed level clients.

Pre-requisite: None

BarreAmped® Level 1 is an ACE Approved course for 1.6 CECs  BarreAmped® Level 1 is an AFAA approved course for 15 CEUs
Earn 1.6 credits with the American Council on Exercise (ACE) and 15 credits with the Athletics & Fitness Association of America (AFAA) upon successful completion of select Level 1 trainings!

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Level 2 Training

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Level 2 Certification effectively doubles your repertoire of classic barre exercises for mixed- and advanced-level classes and clients and provides another 2-day intensive, workshop-style training to hone teaching and correcting skills.

Pre-requisite: Level 1

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Level 3 Training

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Level 3 Certification completes the core program to become fully Barre Certified by BarreAmped®. Certify at this level and train clients in more advanced, technical postures requiring a greater measure of strength and flexibility. Teachers at this level also receive instruction in brand new classic class formats.

Pre-requisite: Level 2

Want to host a training in your city? We would love to partner with you to bring form-focused barre fitness training to your area.

BarreAmped® Specialty Formats

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BarreAmped® Power Stretch Training

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BarreAmped® Power Stretch introduces a brand new class format to guide clients through active, strength-based barre exercises that flow seamlessly into dynamic stretches. Learn how to safely and effectively guide participants into increased flexibility and peace of mind. Clients will leave feeling refreshed and renewed.

Pre-requisite: Level 2

BarreAmped Bootcamp

BarreAmped® Bootcamp Training

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The BarreAmped® Bootcamp Certification offers an entirely new class format to mix up your client’s workouts. The Bootcamp format combines low-impact, feel-good cardio intervals with classic, body-sculpting barre exercises. Also included, BarreAmped® Extreme Cardio Bootcamp employs cardio tabata rounds in a high intensity interval training concept to blast fat and rev the heart rate.

Pre-requisite: Level 2

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Clients at the barre during BarreAmped Fire class

BarreAmped® Fire Training

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BarreAmped® Fire is our most advanced class format. Certify at this level and train clients in full range of motion exercises with new advanced options and cardio intervals to boost the intensity of the entire class. Teachers with a BarreAmped® Fire certification also receive instruction on modifying the new class format for mixed-level classes.

Pre-requisite: Level 2

BarreAmped BandSculpt

BarreAmped® BandSculpt Training

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BarreAmped® BandSculpt utilizes a resistance band to add a new element of challenge to classic barre exercises. You’ll learn the foundations of training with a resistance band, the anatomic and bio-mechanical benefits, how to incorporate the band into your classes, and how to teach, troubleshoot, and correct brand new compound exercises.

Pre-requisite: Level 2

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Don’t see a training in your city? Contact us if you’re interested in hosting a BarreAmped training at your facility.

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Level 1 Certification

In partnership with JumpSport Fitness Trampolines, our sister brand BarreAmped® BOUNCE offers an online training for anyone interested in combining classic barre exercises performed on the trampoline with low impact interval bounces to bring the heart rate up. Level 1 training addresses the principles of the method. You will receive training in all of the foundational moves that make up a fun and challenging class. Learn more and sign up here.

Pre-requisite: None

Level 2 Certification

In BarreAmped® BOUNCE Level 2, you learn more advanced exercises where body weight is pulled away from the handle bar (barre). As well, you will learn how to do barre exercises partly on or partly off the trampoline. Learn more and sign up here.

Pre-requisites: BarreAmped® BOUNCE Level 1

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Continued Education

We believe the best teachers are lifelong students. To maintain an active Barre Certified status with BarreAmped®, remain a member in good standing of the BarreAmped® Network and complete 2 CE points with us in your 2-year Renewal Cycle.

Multiple training levels, formats, and workshops are offered across the U.S. and internationally at training hubs and host studios, as well as some online options, throughout the year. Let’s learn and grow together as a community!

View the full BarreAmped® Continued Education Guidelines here »

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