Become a Barre Instructor

Train 100% Online or In-Person.

Why train with Barre Body?

We’re the original and the best. Barre Body pioneered the barre method in Australia. Built from a fusion of the dynamic, US style, the beautiful flowing sequencing of Vinyasa yoga, and the truly transformative powers of Pilates, our blend of barre is magical. And while there are plenty of quickie trainings available, we pride ourselves on delivering only the richest, most comprehensive courses. You’ll graduate fully equipped to teach strong, flowing classes – and you’ll be a lifetime member of our incredible teaching community. Don’t fake it till you make it. With the best training under your belt, you’ll know you’ve got this.


  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Alignment principles
  • Barre principles
  • Industry leading Barre repertoire
  • Dynamic and effective teaching skills
  • Cueing guidelines
  • Language and inclusivity
  • Hands-on adjustments
  • Pre and post natal modifications
  • Common injuries and competency modifications
  • Barre conditioning
  • Barre terminology
  • Barre equipment training
  • Layering for all fitness levels
  • Practice teaching
  • Giving and receiving feedback
  • Formatting for 45 + 60 minute classes
  • Dynamic sequencing
  • Creativity and flow
  • Music guidelines
  • Different class styes
  • Uncovering your unique teaching style

Accredited By

Recognised Teacher Training with leading fitness bodies


Our Barre teacher training course is 150 hours of fun! So you know exactly how those hours are made up, here is a breakdown (before you have one):

  • 10 hours pre-training
  • 47 contact hours delivered in the studio (if you’re participating in the face to face course) or online
  • 25 hours anatomy self-study via online review modules
  • 25 hours repertoire self-study via online review modules
  • 25 hours in-class observation and participation at Pilates, Yoga, and/or Barre Studios
  • 15 hours independent practice teaching
  • 3 hours assessment prep and recording. You can submit your assessment up to 6 months after you complete your in-studio hours
  • Weekly guidance, feedback and mentoring via emails and Facebook community


Explore our courses

Become a Barre instructor with our online and in studio teacher trainings. Or advance your teaching skills with our short courses and class plans.

Barre Online Teacher Training



Learn to become an exceptional Barre teacher with Barre Body.

Your teacher:

Barre Body Training Team

Barre In-Person Teacher Training



A 7-day immersive teacher training located at our sister studio Bende in beautiful Byron Bay.

Your teacher:

Barre Body Training Team

Get Clear on your career

Free Fitness Career Guide
This free course is here to help you map out not just your dream job, but your dream life. It’ll take you from that tiny nugget of motivation you feel and turn it into a fully mapped-out action plan to start your career in fitness. It’s the first step to a more fulfilling, flexible, and fun life.

  • what’s included?


    A hard-copy manual including every exercise in the repertoire, notes, progressions and modifications, pictures and anatomical information. The holy grail.


    Access to our online training portal including video demonstrations of every single exercise, hundreds of sample classes, anatomy tutorials and more.


    Become a lifetime member of our training community with access to a closed Facebook group where you’ll find teaching tips, job postings, Q&A and support.


    Following the course, you’ll receive regular email support to help you work through the material and complete your certification. Our training team are always on hand to answer your questions and guide you.


    Barre Body is recognised as an industry leader, with our graduates teaching all over the world. Teach in any studio, any style, anywhere.


    Because we teach the art of sequencing and class planning, you’ll be equipped to design your own classes with confidence. Or, use one of our sample class plans for guidance.


    You’ll graduate with a full barre teaching certificate. This course is approved by Fitness Australia for 15 CECs and ESSA for 15 CPDs.


Over the weeks post-course you will receive emails from us as study guides to help you to complete your anatomy and repertoire revision. If at the end of the training you can’t look at another bone, muscle or exercise, take a moment. Save the emails in a folder in your inbox, and use them as a guide when you are ready to get back into it. Don’t leave it too long though, as the material will be fresh in your head straight after the course!


You’ll get nothing but love and support from us! Barre Body instructors are exceptional, and always there to offer you guidance every step of the way. We make it our mission to make the information relevant and approachable, so even if you have zero teaching experience, you’ll be well looked after.

Want to chat to our training experts?

Give us a call to chat about our course options, career pathways and any questions you might have.