About Mbodies Training Academy

Mbodies Training Academy is a premier Pilates reformer teacher training provider specialising in Online clinical Pilates courses, and Pilates certification courses.  This Career and Professional Development Education (CPD) is for Pilates Physiotherapists, other fitness focused Medical professionals, Pilates Instructors and advanced Fitness Professionals.

Mbodies Online Pilates education falls into two categories:

Clinical Pilates Courses for Wellness and Special Populations

Pilates Reformer teacher training and specialist Matwork, with Pilates certification courses and Continuing Professional Development (CPD) for existing Pilates Instructors. 

As a secondary activity Mbodies via Chris Onslow Pilates Consultant provides the industry’s best trade discounts to its customers buying Pilates reformer and other Pilates equipment and yoga accessories, and the best value on Align Pilates equipment and other brands represented.

For Instructors studying without access to a studio to practice, or that simply wish to study at home, Pilates Consultant also offers Pilates Reformer Rental agreements.

The Mission Statement 

 ‘To bring to the UK & Rest of World, premium, Clinical Pilates education plus Pilates reformer and other Pilates studio equipment education.  Striving to offer this online education in an inclusive, non-competitive way to all qualified instructors, regardless of the school they initially trained with. We also provide face to face education via hosting arrangements with other education providers.

Clinical Pilates Courses

Mbodies Directors are experienced Fitness Industry Entrepreneurs having founded and owned successful companies in Leisure and Tourism, Sport and Fitness Education, fitness equipment Distribution and Retail and Health Club / Pilates Studio Facility management.

Mbodies was founded in 2011 offering a range of modules focussing on Breast Cancer, Women's Wellness, Myofascial Release and Osteoporosis.

In April 2012 Evesham based The Mad-Group took shareholding in Mbodies allowing a joint Distribution and Education plan for the newly launched Align-Pilates brand of equipment.

American Brand 'The Pink Ribbon Program', American Osteoporosis Expert Rebekah Rotstein and Malaysian Women's Fitness Specialist Carolyne Anthony put their brands and courses into the Mbodies education stable.

In 2013 Mbodies launched its  Women's Wellness Specialist Qualification and with the launch by The Mad-Group of the new Align Pilates range - Mbodies took responsibility for product induction and Pilates Studio Equipment training.


Pilates Reformer teacher training

Education expanded between 2013 and 2016 to include Scoliosis, Hypermobility, Foot and Neurological Conditions such as MS, Parkinsons and Stroke Instructor education.

In 2017 Mbodies is recognised for its excellence in Studio Apparatus Education taught on a modular basis - with the instructor able to be insured to teach the public from the very first module.

Mbodies has also built on its early education offerings to offer its own Special Population focussed education as well as representing the education of other World Leading Educationalists.

In 2023, to move with current education preferences, all Mbodies education became available solely online with tutor support.

The association between Mbodies and The Mad Group provides Mbodies customers amazing opportunities to grow their businesses through 'on-sale' of product as well as through service.

All Mbodies students and graduates receive membership to 'Gold' trade discounts' providing 35% discounts on most Mad-Group products and accessories and Industry best pricing on branded products such as Align Pilates, Toe Sox, Tavi etc.  Accessories can be ordered 24/7 at trade prices through online shops whereas the Branded products need to be ordered through Mbodies to receive the best pricing.

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